Edvard Munch: The Modern Eye  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 14TH OCTOBER 2012

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, Bankside Power Station, Bankside, 25 Sumner Street, London SE1 9TG
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
From Jun 28 2012, Sun-Thu 10am-6pm, last admission 5.15pm, Fri & Sat 10am-10pm, last admission 9.15pm, ends Oct 14
 
PRICES
Full price £14, concessions £12.20
 

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Edvard Munch: The Modern EyeThe Modern Eye is a major exhibition of work by celebrated artist Edvard Munch at the Tate Modern. Combining his pictorial work from the twentieth century with his interest in the modern representational forms of photography and film, the exhibition presents Munch as a twentieth century artist, thoroughly reflecting the modernity of his era. His famous paintings include The Sick Child, Madonna and, perhaps his most iconic piece, The Scream, which was part of a series called The Frieze of Life, in which he explored the themes of love, fear, death and anxiety. This showcase of the Norwegian symbolist painter is sure to be a hit with London art lovers.

 

About Tate Modern

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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Performing for the CameraPerforming for the CameraPerforming for the CameraCharting how performers and photographers have worked collaboratively for the past 150 years, Performing for the Camera brings together over 500 images, from the birth of photography in the 19th century to the selfie culture of today. Beginning with early photographs from Nadar's studio in 19th century Paris showing the famous mime artis2016-05-02T00:00:00+01002016-06-12T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Tate Modern,   Bankside Power Station  25 Sumner Street    SE1 9TG
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event > Exhibitions > Special exhibits - Galleries
PRICING  Adult £14.50, Concession £12.70
DATES  18th February to 12th June 2016
VENUE  Tate Modern 
Charting how performers and photographers have worked collaboratively for the past 150 years, Performing for the Camera brings together over 500 images, from the birth of photography in the 19th century to the selfie culture of today. Beginning with early photographs from Nadar's studio in 19th century Paris showing the famous mime artis... More about this event
 
Nordic Art And Its DiscontentsNordic Art And Its DiscontentsThis series of discussions looks at the Nordic welfare state model.2016-05-02T00:00:00+01002016-05-31T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Tate Modern,   Bankside Power Station  25 Sumner Street    SE1 9TG
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Artist Rooms: Phyllida BarlowArtist Rooms: Phyllida BarlowLarge-scale sculptural installations made using everyday household or DIY materials which have been transformed through processes of layering and accumulation.2016-05-02T10:00:00+01002016-12-31T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Tate Modern,   Bankside Power Station  25 Sumner Street    SE1 9TG
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Free EventOngoing
Artist Rooms: Phyllida Barlow
AssemblageAssemblageMixed-media sculpture and collage from the 20th century, celebrating the popularity of the technique of juxtaposing different objects and materials in order to create new meanings.2016-05-02T10:00:00+01002016-12-31T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Tate Modern,   Bankside Power Station  25 Sumner Street    SE1 9TG
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Free EventOngoing
Assemblage
Between Man And MatterBetween Man And MatterWorks providing an insight into the affinities between artists working in Japan, Europe and the United States, many of whom took part in the 1970 Tokyo Biennale.2016-05-02T10:00:00+01002016-12-31T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Tate Modern,   Bankside Power Station  25 Sumner Street    SE1 9TG
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Free EventOngoing
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Expanded PaintingExpanded PaintingWorks by artists including Pinot Gallizio, Shozo Shimamoto, Niki de Saint Phalle, Sam Gilliam, Richard Smith and Frank Bowling, providing an insight into the evolution of artists' use of the medium of paint in the decades following the Second World War.2016-05-02T10:00:00+01002016-12-31T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Tate Modern,   Bankside Power Station  25 Sumner Street    SE1 9TG
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Free EventOngoing
Expanded Painting
Gustav MetzgerGustav MetzgerWorks including the installation Liquid Crystal Environment, 1965, made with unstable materials and chemical reactions to explore processes of change, destruction and renewal.2016-05-02T10:00:00+01002016-12-31T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Tate Modern,   Bankside Power Station  25 Sumner Street    SE1 9TG
Category: event
Free EventOngoing
Gustav Metzger
Louise NevelsonLouise NevelsonMixed-media assemblages made from packing crates, old furniture and scrap timber, inspired by the sculptural qualities of the cityscape of New York.2016-05-02T10:00:00+01002016-12-31T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Tate Modern,   Bankside Power Station  25 Sumner Street    SE1 9TG
Category: event
Free EventOngoing
Louise Nevelson
Magdalena AbakanowiczMagdalena AbakanowiczSoft sculptures reflecting an interest in biological systems, organic matter and regeneration, topics the artist has discussed with scientists in her native Poland.2016-05-02T10:00:00+01002016-12-31T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Tate Modern,   Bankside Power Station  25 Sumner Street    SE1 9TG
Category: event
Free EventOngoing
Magdalena Abakanowicz
Marcel Duchamp: Fountain 1917Marcel Duchamp: Fountain 1917A replica, from 1964, of the artist's iconic readymade, considered one of the most influential works of the 20th-century.2016-05-02T10:00:00+01002016-12-31T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Tate Modern,   Bankside Power Station  25 Sumner Street    SE1 9TG
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Free EventOngoing
Marcel Duchamp: Fountain 1917
 
 

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