Tate Modern 31.10.17

 

As part of our enhancement week activities, we went to the Tate Modern to see the famous exhibition in the Turbine Hall and look around on each floor.

 

 

 

Bridget Riley:

 

 

 

Above:

Maria Helena Viera da Silva, 1908-1992, born Portugal, worked France – The Tiled Room, 1935, Oil paint on canvas

Hans Bellmer, 1902-1975, born Poland, worked Poland, Germany, France – Peg-Top, c.1937-52, Oil paint on canvas

Wilfredo Lam, 1902-1982, born Cuba, worked Spain, France, Cuba – Ibaye, 1950, Oil paint on canvas

 

 

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Jack Whitten, 1939, born and works USA – Epsilon Group II, 1977, Oil paint on canvas

 

 

 

 

Above:

Jesus Rafael Soto 1923-2005, born Venezuela, worked Venezuela, France – Cardinal, 1965, wood on chipboard, metal rods and nylon threads

Above:

György Kepes 1906-2001, born Hungary, worked Hungary, Germany, Britain, USA

Gauze and Funnel Photogram, c.1939, photograph, gelatin silver print on paper

Blobs and Circles, c.1939-40, photograph, gelatin silver print on paper

Above:

György Kepes, 1906-2001, born Hungary, worked Hungary, Germany, Britain, USA

Black and White Stripes, c.1939-40, photograph, gelatin silver print on paper

Circles and Dots, c.1939-40, photograph, gelatin silver print on paper

Feathery Light, c.1939-40, photograph, gelatin silver print on paper

Propeller, c.1939-40, photograph, gelatin silver print on paper

Spiral, c.1939-40, photograph, gelatin silver print on paper

Guerilla Girls

 

 

Above:

Colin Self 1941, born and works Britain – Leopardskin Nuclear Bomber No.2, 1963, wood, aluminium, steel and fabric

Above:

Nam June Paik, 1932-2006, born South Korea, worked South Korea, Japan, Germany, USA

Nixon, 1965-2002, video, 2 monitors, black and white and colour, sound and magnetic coils

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Nam June Paik, 1932-2006, born South Korea, worked South Korea, Japan, Germany, USA

Three Eggs, 1975-1982, video, video camera, 2 colour television receivers, 2 eggs

 

Also see: Hito Steyerl, 1966, born and works Germany – How Not to Be Seen: A Fucking Didactic Educational .MOV File, 2013, video, running time: 14 min

 

Above and below:

Sheela Gowda, Behold, 2009, steel car bumpers, knotted human hair

 

 

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Above 3: Lenore Tawney, 1907-2007, born and Worked USA – ink on paper, 1964-5

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Above: Gustav Metzger, 1926-2017, born Germany, worked Britain – Liquid Crystal Environment, automated version 2005, original performance 1965-6, 5 glass slides, liquid crystals, polarising gel, 5 slide projectors, 5 custom-built controls, software, rotating polarising filter

Running time: 22 min, looped

 

Above:

Julie Mehretu, 1970, born Ethiopia, works USA – Mogamma, A Painting in Four Parts: Part 3, 2012, ink and acrylic paint on canvas

 

Above and below:

Monika Sosnowska, 1972, born and works Poland – Pavilion, 2016, painted steel

 

Above: Bruce Nauman, 1941, born and works USA – No, 1981, lithograph on paper

Above: Bruce Nauman, 1941, born and works USA – Run From Fear, Fun From Rear, 1972, neon signs

 


​Turbine Hall

 


​Turbine Hall

 


​Turbine Hall

 


Above: ​Carlos Cruz-Diez, 1923, born Venezuela, works Venezuela, France – Physichromie No.113, 1963, reconstructed 1976, painted aluminium and stainless steel

 

​​Picture below refers to video above:

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Above: Heinz Mack, 1931, born Germany, works Germany, USA – Light Dynamo, 1963, aluminium, glass, wood and motor

 

Above:​ Yayoi Kusuma, 1929, born Japan, works Japan, USA – The Passing Winter, 2005, mirror and glass

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