Frank Bowling at Tate Britain

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Dates & Time:
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10 AM to 6 PM (Mon-Sun); Last entry 45 mins before closing
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Admission fee applies. See tate.org.uk

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This is the first-ever solo exhibition covering the whole of Frank Bowling's career from the early-1960s to the present day, during which he has influenced generations of painters through his artworks and writing.

Starting with his early abstract works in acrylic, the exhibition moves through his career chronologically and includes many key works such as the celebrated 'map paintings', the visually arresting 'poured paintings', and highly sculptural paintings of the 1980s.

 

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Craig’s review of Tate Britain – “Tate Britain is the one gallery that I've never bothered to visit before today. And the reason is this: I'm lazy. Yeah I know it's a dumb excuse, but it's true. They need to knock it down and move it closer to the train station. You've either got to get off at Vauxhall and walk across the bridge (not doing that), or get a tube to Pimlico (not doing that either), or wa… continued”

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If you enjoy Tate Britain then you might like to visit Courtauld Gallery (walk it in 30 mins or catch the tube from Pimlico to Temple), National Gallery (walk it in 26 mins or catch the tube from Pimlico to Charing Cross), National Portrait Gallery (walk it in 26 mins or catch the tube from Pimlico to Charing Cross), Royal Academy of Arts (walk it in 28 mins or catch the tube from Pimlico to Piccadilly Circus) and Wallace Collection (catch the train from Pimlico to Bond Street)

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