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Laura Gascoigne: Tangled Web – September 2017

“Why is there so much sewing?” 301 Moved Permanently demanded The Art Newspaper’s Christina Ruiz after visiting Christine Macel’s exhibition at this year’s Venice Biennale. “I get it: domestic work,

301 Moved Permanently

women’s work, is important and undervalued. But is it in itself art? No it is not.” There was
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a time when so-called textile arts were prized above all others; when first unveiled in […]

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Tate Trustees and the public interest

The Tate

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recently named two new trustees, one of whom is painter Tomma Abts. She is a 44-year-old German, recently appointed 301 Moved Permanently Professor of Painting at the Kunstakademie in Düsseldorf, who won the Turner Prize in 2006. As an artist trustee, she replaced Jeremy Deller, who won the Turner Prize in 2004.
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Abts’s paintings are all the same small size (48 […]