All posts tagged Tate Modern

Rediscovering Tate Modern: World Aids Day

Since I moved to London, almost three years ago now, I’ve been to the Tate a number of times. Whenever a friend of mine comes for a visit, it is one of the first stops they […]

Art Galleries: The Big Wigs and Those New on the Scene

“So, what’s the plan for today?” “How about an art gallery…” Every friendship group has that one mate who’s go-to answer to a day out is a visit to an […]

Queen Mary @ the Tate

Queen Mary University is a firm believer in the radical power of art to change the world, as well as in the values of diversity, inclusion and community engagement. That […]

5 Things to do in London on Valentine’s Day if you are single.

So, you find yourself single and in London this Valentine’s Day. No need to worry, below are five things that you can do this Valentine’s Day on your lonesome. Disclaimer: […]

Five artists who died too early (and whose expositions you should pay a visit to)

Do all great artists die early? Do their deaths contribute to their fame/legacy? These thoughts pass through everyone’s mind when one of their favourite artists dies, be it Michael Jackson, […]

What is Art?

What is ‘art’? Just think about it for a second. We talk about paintings and drawings, theatre and books and poetry collectively as ‘art’ – but they’re all so different. […]

How Accessible is Frieze Art Fair?

Following our review of the Sculpture Garden in Regent’s Park, I went along to Frieze London’s Fair, an annual October event that punctuates the calendars of art collectors and enthusiasts […]

Selfie to Self-Expression

It’s something we’re all guilty of: the selfie. Admittedly, as I press the button to take the snap I capture a hypocrite who also preaches about the selfie being a […]

Late Night Culture

Many students struggle to visit art galleries and museums during their usual opening hours, as they often clash with lectures and seminars. This is a shame, considering the amount of […]