Alison Wilding

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 9TH FEBRUARY 2014

ADDRESS
, Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P 4RG
 
 
Dates:
 until 
 
OPENING TIMES
Mon-Sun 10am-6pm, closed Dec 24-26
 
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FREE
 

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Abstract sculptural works by the Turner Prize-nominated artist, exploring the polarities between light and shadow, revelation and concealment. The free display of works by Alison Wilding in Tate Britain's Duveen galleries includes new acquisition, Vanish and Detail 2004, shown alongside pieces which span a significant period of the artist's career.

 

About Tate Britain

Overlooking the River Thames, Tate Britain was originally founded through the philanthropy of the sugar magnate Sir Henry Tate. The Tate legacy now encompasses three other galleries around the UK, including Tate Modern also in London. Dedicated to showcasing Britain's artistic talent, Tate Britain is home to the greatest collection of British art from 1500 to the present day. More about Tate Britain

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Victoria Railway Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
22 minutes walk
 
 
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Q-Park Westminster
 
9 minutes walk
 
Pimlico Masterpark
 
15 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £106  33% off
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    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £64  41% off
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    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £113  41% off
    18 Albert Embankment, SE1 | 4 minutes from Alison Wilding
    Riverside rooms at this modern luxury hotel overlook the River Thames with the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben and the London Eye visible. All apartments features ... More
     
     
     
     
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    London > Events > Leisure  Dates: Friday 3rd July 2015 - 12.30pm-2.30pm
    Tate Britain, Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P | Same location as Alison Wilding
    To celebrate International Zine Month, see a selection of Zines - self-published DIY documents - that are held in the collection and learn about their importance....More
     
     
     
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    Echoes Of War
    London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 3rd July 2015 - 7pm
    St John's Smith Square, Smith Square, Westminster, London SW1P | 7 minutes from Alison Wilding
    A performance of Walton's Portsmouth Point Overture, Elgar's Cello Concerto In E Minor Op 85 and Shostakovich's Symphony No 10 In E Minor Op 93....More
     
     
     
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    The Ruby Darlings Show
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Friday 3rd July 2015 - 7.30pm-8.30pm
    Royal Vauxhall Tavern, 372 Kennington Lane, SE11 | 9 minutes from Alison Wilding
    Seriously rude adult cabaret exploring female sexuality in a funny, outrageous and empowering way. Music by David Tims....More
     
     
     
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    St John's Smith Square
    London > Entertainment > Classical Music
    Smith Square, Westminster, London SW1P | 7 minutes from Alison Wilding
    Situated in the heart of Westminster, this stunning 18th century church was designed by architect Thomas Archer and completed in 1728. It is considered one of ... More
     
     
     
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    Above The Stag Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Arch 17, Miles Street, SW8 | 11 minutes from Alison Wilding
    Above the Stag Theatre, one of London's most successful small theatres, re-opens in a brand new venue on 29th November 2013, in a renovated railway ... More
     
     
     
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    Westminster Cathedral
    London > Entertainment > Classical Music
    42 Francis Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 11 minutes from Alison Wilding
    Neo-Byzantine Roman Catholic church. London’s only example of neo-Byzantine architecture and principal Roman Catholic Church, offers a magnificent campanile that emerges 274 feet into the sky. While ... More
     
     
     
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    Tate Britain
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P | Same location as Alison Wilding
    Overlooking the River Thames, Tate Britain was originally founded through the philanthropy of the sugar magnate Sir Henry Tate. The Tate legacy now encompasses three other ... More
     
     
     
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    Garden Museum
    London > Attractions > Museums
    Lambeth Palace Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 8 minutes from Alison Wilding
    Situated in the restored church of St Mary-at-Lambeth, adjacent to Lambeth Palace on the banks of the River Thames, the Garden Museum provides an insight into ... More
     
     
     
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    Newport Street Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    Newport Street, SE11 | 9 minutes from Alison Wilding
    Damien Hirst's Newport Street Gallery has been built to bring his collection of over 2,000 artworks out of storage and on display to the public. Taking ... More
     
     
     
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    Lassco House & Garden
    London > Shopping > House and Garden
    Brunswick House, 30 Wandsworth Road, Vauxhall, Battersea, London SW8 | 8 minutes from Alison Wilding
    Architectural salvage produces the most gloriously mismatched collection of pieces, all housed in this disused church. Stock changes constantly; look for anything from stuffed animals to ... More
     
     
     
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    Cornucopia
    London > Shopping > Clothing
    12 Upper Tachbrook Street, Victoria, London SW1V | 11 minutes from Alison Wilding
    This prized vintage shop, in business for 40 years and bursting at the seams with a mixed bag of period clothing, is sadly closing down. Due ... More
     
     
     
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    William Curley, Harrods
    London > Shopping > Delicatessens
    Brompton Road, Knightsbridge, SW1X | 11 minutes from Alison Wilding
    The William Curley chocolate empire continues to swell with the opening of the patissier and chocolatier's latest concession in Harrods. Curley has worked with ... More
     
     
     
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    Rex Whistler Restaurant at Tate Britain
    London > Restaurants > British restaurants
    Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P | Same location as Alison Wilding
    The Rex Whistler Restaurant at Tate Britain gets its name from the specially commissioned Rex Whistler mural, 'The Expedition in Pursuit of Rare Meats', which provides ... More
     
     
     
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    City Café
    London > Restaurants > International restaurants
    30 John Islip Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 3 minutes from Alison Wilding
    A cool refined decor, pretension-free food and immaculate attention to detail across a versatile set of menus make this a brilliant contemporary version of a classic ... More
     
     
     
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    Shepherd's
    London > Restaurants > British restaurants
    Marsham Court, Marsham Street, Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P | 4 minutes from Alison Wilding
    This formal restaurant in Marsham Street retains its old school charm and remains popular with men in pin-striped suits - being close to Parliament and several ... More
     
     
     
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    Chocolate Films Ltd
    London > Education >
    Units 1 & 2 119-123 Hackford Road, SW9 | 25 minutes from Alison Wilding
    Chocolate Films is a South London based film production company and social enterprise which runs a wide variety of media courses including stop motion animation, light ... More
     
     
     
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    Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    1 Sheffield Street, WC2A | 33 minutes from Alison Wilding
    The award-winning Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, designed by Irish architects O'Donnell + Tuomey and awarded the RIBA London Building of the Year Award in 2014, ... More
     
     
     
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    English [Out There!]
    London > Education > English Language Courses
    10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 35 minutes from Alison Wilding
    English [Out There!] takes a very hands-on approach to learning English. The course places an emphasis on using what you have learned. Students are taken out ... More
     
     
     
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    Urban Retreat at Harrods
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    5th Floor, Harrods, Westminster, London SW1X | 11 minutes from Alison Wilding
    Surely one of the most desirable places to spoil yourself rotten - the Urban Retreat flagship spa sits ever so prettily on the top floor of ... More
     
     
     
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    Argonauts
    London > Leisure > Extreme Sports
    Queen Mother Sports Centre, Vauxhall Bridge Road, Victoria, London SW1V | 12 minutes from Alison Wilding
    This friendly, professional diving club based in Central London has been running for 30 years, and is now based at the Queen Mother Sports centre which ... More
     
     
     
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    Surrey County Cricket Club
    London > Leisure > Spectator Sport
    The Brit Insurance Oval, Kennington, Kennington, London SE11 | 15 minutes from Alison Wilding
    While Lords is the spiritual home of English cricket, it is The Oval (offically The Brit Insurance Oval), home of Surrey County Cricket Club, that fills ... More
     
     
     
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    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    63 Sancroft Street, SE11 | 12 minutes from Alison Wilding
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    Two Chairmen Public House
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    39 Dartmouth Street, SW1H | 13 minutes from Alison Wilding
    Two minutes away from Parliament Square and the Cabinet warm rooms, the Two Chairmen Public House is an olde worlde pub that retains a number of ... More
     
     
     
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    The Fentiman Arms
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    64 Fentiman Road, Kennington, London SW8 | 15 minutes from Alison Wilding
    The Fentiman Arms is a special pub in Lambeth a cricket ball's throw way from The Oval. They have a lovely wild garden out the back, ... More
     
     
     
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    Fire
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    South Lambeth Road, Vauxhall, Lambeth, London SW8 | 9 minutes from Alison Wilding
    London's biggest and best gay venue, Fire hosts a cluster of different club nights including more and more straight-friendly one-off parties over the weekends. Newly redesigned ... More
     
     
     
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    The Tapster
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    3 Brewers Green, Buckingham Gate, Westminster, London SW1H | 12 minutes from Alison Wilding
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    South London Pacific
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    340 Kennington Road, Kennington, London SE11 | 14 minutes from Alison Wilding
    Ten minutes from the nearest tube, in a drab and ugly corner of Oval, sits one of the most surreal nightlife experiences you can have in ... More
     
     
     
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    Tate Britain
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P | Same location as Alison Wilding
    Conference facilities can accomodate up to 1550 people.... More
     
     
     
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    Emmanuel Centre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    9-23 Marsham Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 7 minutes from Alison Wilding
    Located in the heart of Westminster, the Emmanuel Centre is a distinctive Grade II listed building designed by renowned architect, Sir Herbert Baker. Originally built in ... More
     
     
     
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    Emmanuel Centre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    9-23 Marsham Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 7 minutes from Alison Wilding
    Located in the heart of Westminster, the Emmanuel Centre is a distinctive Grade II listed building designed by renowned architect, Sir Herbert Baker. The Centre houses ... More
     
     
     

    Tate Britain events

     
    Library And Archive Show And Tell: Zines From The Special CollectionLibrary And Archive Show And Tell: Zines From The Special CollectionTo celebrate International Zine Month, see a selection of Zines - self-published DIY documents - that are held in the collection and learn about their importance.2015-07-03T12:30:00+01002015-07-03T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Tate Britain,   Millbank      SW1P 4RG
    Category: event
    Today Only
    Library And Archive Show And Tell: Zines From The Special Collection
    Fighting HistoryFighting HistoryPaintings looking at the emotional power and traditions of history painting and its persistent place in art.2015-07-03T10:00:00+01002015-09-13T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Tate Britain,   Millbank      SW1P 4RG
    Category: event
    Ongoing
    Fighting History
    Barbara HepworthBarbara HepworthBarbara HepworthThe first major show dedicated to prominent British sculptor Barbara Hepworth for nearly 50 years opens at Tate Britain on 24th June 2015. This major retrospective charts her progress from small carvings to the significant work in bronze, wood and stone that marked her achievement as a sculptor. Most commonly associated with St Ives, Cornwall, wher2015-07-03T00:00:00+01002015-10-25T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Tate Britain,   Millbank      SW1P 4RG
    Category: event
    Ongoing

    event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Modern and Contemporary Art
    DATES  24th June to 25th October 2015
    VENUE  Tate Britain 
    The first major show dedicated to prominent British sculptor Barbara Hepworth for nearly 50 years opens at Tate Britain on 24th June 2015. This major retrospective charts her progress from small carvings to the significant work in bronze, wood and stone that marked her achievement as a sculptor. Most commonly associated with St Ives, Cornwall, wher... More about this event
     
    Barbara Hepworth: Sculpture For A Modern WorldBarbara Hepworth: Sculpture For A Modern WorldA retrospective of the artist's work, including pre-war carvings, sculptures in wood, stone and bronze and rarely seen textiles, drawings, collages and photograms.2015-07-03T10:00:00+01002015-10-25T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Tate Britain,   Millbank      SW1P 4RG
    Category: event
    Ongoing
    Barbara Hepworth: Sculpture For A Modern World
    Tate Britain Commission 2015: Christina MackieTate Britain Commission 2015: Christina MackieA three-part installation by the artist inspired by her interest in pigments and the use of colour, exploring the notion of physical and compositional balance between natural elements and artificial objects.2015-07-03T10:00:00+01002015-10-18T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Tate Britain,   Millbank      SW1P 4RG
    Category: event
    Free EventOngoing
    Tate Britain Commission 2015: Christina Mackie
    BP Spotlight: New Brutalist Image 1949–55BP Spotlight: New Brutalist Image 1949–55Display of photographs, drawings, proposals and sculptures capturing the building of the Hunstanton School in Norfolk, featuring pieces by Eduardo Paolozzi, Nigel Henderson, Alison and Peter Smithson and Ronald Jenkins.2015-07-03T10:00:00+01002015-10-04T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Tate Britain,   Millbank      SW1P 4RG
    Category: event
    Free EventOngoing
    BP Spotlight: New Brutalist Image 1949–55
    BP Spotlight: Spaces Of Black Modernism: London 1919-39BP Spotlight: Spaces Of Black Modernism: London 1919-39Exhibition of paintings, sculpture, photographs and archival material exploring the experiences and interactions of people from diverse ethnic backgrounds in London's art world between the wars.2015-07-03T10:00:00+01002015-10-04T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Tate Britain,   Millbank      SW1P 4RG
    Category: event
    Free EventOngoing
    BP Spotlight: Spaces Of Black Modernism: London 1919-39
    BP Spotlight: Tracey Emin And Francis BaconBP Spotlight: Tracey Emin And Francis BaconAn installation featuring Emin's My Bed 1998, six of her figure drawings and two oil paintings by Bacon, selected by Emin, that retain a strong sense of the lived presence and memory traces of past events.2015-07-03T10:00:00+01002016-06-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Tate Britain,   Millbank      SW1P 4RG
    Category: event
    Free EventOngoing
    BP Spotlight: Tracey Emin And Francis Bacon
    BP British Art Displays: A Walk Through British ArtBP British Art Displays: A Walk Through British ArtIconic works by artists including Bacon, Constable, Hirst, Hockney, Hogarth, Gainsborough, Lowry, Millais, Spencer, Stubbs and Whiteread, representing 500 years of British art, spread out over 20 refurbished rooms.2015-07-03T10:00:00+01002016-12-31T00:00:00+0000 Where:
    Tate Britain,   Millbank      SW1P 4RG
    Category: event
    Free EventOngoing
    BP British Art Displays: A Walk Through British Art
    David Tremlett: Drawing For Free ThinkingDavid Tremlett: Drawing For Free ThinkingA large-scale wall drawing consisting of bold blocks of colour and clean lines that are inspired by traditional styles of 20th-century constructivism.2015-07-03T10:00:00+01002016-12-31T00:00:00+0000 Where:
    Tate Britain,   Millbank      SW1P 4RG
    Category: event
    Free EventOngoing
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    Exhibitions | Until 25th October 2015 

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    Exhibitions | Until 25th October 2015 

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