William Blake — The Artist

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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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William Blake was a visionary poet, painter and printmaker and an inspiration to artists, musicians and performers worldwide.

William Blake: The Artist will be the most comprehensive survey of his work for fifteen years, and will feature around 300 of his works in a variety of different mediums including watercolour, paint and print.

As well as marvelling at his technical innovations, the exhibition will also explore his personal struggles throughout a period of political oppression and tell the story behind many of his most famous images, in an atmospheric space that has been specially designed to showcase his works as he wished them to be seen.

 

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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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