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Ibrahim El-Salahi: A Visionary ModernistThe UK's first major exhibition of Sudanese artist Ibrahim El-Salahi (b.1930) is put on by Tate Modern this summer. Ibrahim El-Salahi: A Visionary Modernist brings together 100 gloriously colourful works from across more than five decades of his international career. This retrospective will highlight one of the most significant figures in African and Arab Modernism, and reveal his place in the context of a broader, global art history.

 

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Located along the banks of the River Thames in the former Bankside Power Station, originally designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott in 1947, the architect of Battersea Power Station, Tate Modern opened to great acclaim in 2000. Since then it has welcomed millions of visitors through its imposing doors. More about Tate Modern

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Alexandra Pirici & Manuel Pelmus: Public Collection Tate ModernAlexandra Pirici & Manuel Pelmus: Public Collection Tate ModernA site-specific work by the Romanian artists, questioning the notion of the museum as a permanent collection.2016-06-28T00:00:00+01002016-07-03T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Tate Modern,   Bankside Power Station  25 Sumner Street    SE1 9TG
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Free EventNow On
Alexandra Pirici & Manuel Pelmus: Public Collection Tate Modern
David Lamelas: TimeDavid Lamelas: TimeA participatory performance exploring the concept of time, based on the everyday action of telling someone the time.2016-06-28T00:00:00+01002016-07-03T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Tate Modern,   Bankside Power Station  25 Sumner Street    SE1 9TG
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Free EventNow On
David Lamelas: Time
Roman Ondak: Good Feelings In Good TimesRoman Ondak: Good Feelings In Good TimesThe first performance work to enter the Tate collection, in which a small group of participants form a queue, inspired by the artist's memories of the communist-era long queues outside grocery shops in his native Slovakia.2016-06-28T00:00:00+01002016-07-03T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Tate Modern,   Bankside Power Station  25 Sumner Street    SE1 9TG
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Free EventNow On
Roman Ondak: Good Feelings In Good Times
Tania Bruguera: Tatlins Whisper #5Tania Bruguera: Tatlins Whisper #5A performance in which two mounted police officers patrol the museum space, guiding and controlling the audience.2016-06-28T00:00:00+01002016-07-03T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Tate Modern,   Bankside Power Station  25 Sumner Street    SE1 9TG
Category: event
Free EventNow On
Tania Bruguera: Tatlins Whisper #5
Amalia Pica: StrangersAmalia Pica: StrangersA performance exploring and dramatising the effort inherent in communication between two strangers, using the idea of simultaneous separation and connection.2016-06-28T10:00:00+01002016-07-03T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Tate Modern,   Bankside Power Station  25 Sumner Street    SE1 9TG
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Free EventNow On
Amalia Pica: Strangers
Belonging Together: Connecting Global Students, Refugees And Communities Through MakingBelonging Together: Connecting Global Students, Refugees And Communities Through MakingA BP Art Exchange display documenting participatory interventions devised by refugees, students and communities working alongside artist Albert Potrony in India, Denmark and the UK.2016-06-28T10:00:00+01002016-07-14T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Tate Modern,   Bankside Power Station  25 Sumner Street    SE1 9TG
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Free EventNow On
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Tarek Atoui: The Reverse CollectionTarek Atoui: The Reverse CollectionAn experimental, improvised sound performance, based on three new scores by the artist and two other composers.2016-06-28T00:00:00+01002016-09-25T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Tate Modern,   Bankside Power Station  25 Sumner Street    SE1 9TG
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Free EventOngoing
Tarek Atoui: The Reverse Collection
Mona HatoumMona HatoumMona HatoumBorn in Beirut to a Palestinian family, Mona Hatoum settled in England in 1975 after war broke out in Lebanon and her biography has clearly influenced her art, felt in pieces concerned with confrontational themes such as violence, oppression and voyeurism. Nominated for the Turner Prize in 1995, Hatoum gets the first major survey of her 2016-06-28T00:00:00+01002016-08-21T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Tate Modern,   Bankside Power Station  25 Sumner Street    SE1 9TG
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Ongoing

event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Performance and Body Art
PRICING  Adult £16, concession £14
DATES  4th May to 21st August 2016
VENUE  Tate Modern 
Born in Beirut to a Palestinian family, Mona Hatoum settled in England in 1975 after war broke out in Lebanon and her biography has clearly influenced her art, felt in pieces concerned with confrontational themes such as violence, oppression and voyeurism. Nominated for the Turner Prize in 1995, Hatoum gets the first major survey of her ... More about this event
 
GiacomettiGiacomettiWorks by the Swiss sculptor, painter, draughtsman and printmaker Alberto Giacometti, focusing on the distinctly recognisable and surreal post-war sculptures he created.2016-06-28T10:00:00+01002016-09-10T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Tate Modern,   Bankside Power Station  25 Sumner Street    SE1 9TG
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Giacometti
Bhupen Khakhar: You Can't Please AllBhupen Khakhar: You Can't Please AllAn exhibition displaying the work of the internationally-recognised contemporary Indian artist, bringing together works from across five decades and from collections around the world.2016-06-28T10:00:00+01002016-11-06T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Tate Modern,   Bankside Power Station  25 Sumner Street    SE1 9TG
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