2016 - 14-18 NOW

Extraordinary arts experiences connecting people with the First World War

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January 2016

July 2014 -
July 2016

Shot at Dawn

Chloe Dewe Mathews

TOURING

Award-winning photographer Chloe Dewe Mathews presented a series of images of the locations at which British, French and Belgian troops were executed for cowardice and desertion during the First World War. Dewe Mathews' photographs are taken as close as possible to the precise time when the executions took place, which was...

Dates, Times and Locations

Exhibition tour dates:

8 November 2014 – 25 January 2015
Stills: Scotland’s Centre for Photography, Edinburgh

27 November 2014 – 14 April 2015
Conflict, Time, Photography, Tate Modern, London

10 April – 5 July 2015
Conflict, Time, Photography, Museum Folkwang, Essen

31 July – 25 October 2015
Conflict, Time, Photography, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden

25 August 2015 – 28th March 2016
Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin

27 May – 16 July 2016
Ivorypress, Madrid

15 July 2014 -
1 January 2016

DAZZLE SHIP - LONDON

TOBIAS REHBERGER

HMS PRESIDENT (1918), LONDON

The HMS President (1918), which served as a Dazzle Ship during the First World War, was ‘dazzled’ by Tobias Rehberger. One of the most respected European artists of his generation, Rehberger is a German sculptor whose work blurs the boundaries between design, sculpture, furniture-making and installation. This eye-catching vessel reminds local...

Dates, Times and Locations

From 15 July 2014 until January 2016

HMS President (1918)
Victoria Embankment
London
EC4Y 0HJ

Mersey Ferry, Snowdrop

Sir Peter Blake

Everybody Razzle Dazzle

RIVER MERSEY

Liverpool Biennial, 14-18 NOW and Tate Liverpool have co-commissioned one of the major figures of British pop art, Sir Peter Blake, to ‘dazzle’ a Mersey Ferry in partnership with Merseytravel and National Museums Liverpool. This is the third of the Dazzle Ship commissions, following Induction Chromatique à Double Fréquence pour...

July 2015 -
December 2018

POPPIES: Wave and Weeping Window

BY PAUL CUMMINS ARTIST AND TOM PIPER DESIGNER

TOURING

14-18 NOW is presenting the iconic poppy sculptures Wave and Weeping Window at selected locations around the UK until 2018. Weeping Window is a cascade comprising several thousand handmade ceramic poppies seen pouring from a high window to the ground below; Wave is a sweeping arch of bright red poppy heads suspended on towering...

21 November 2015 -
3 April 2016

War Damaged Musical Instruments

SUSAN PHILIPSZ

TATE BRITAIN, LONDON

War has always been accompanied by music. Drums, bugles, fifes and trumpets have marched generations of men and women into battle, and brought them together at its end. For this new commission, Turner Prize-winning artist Susan Philipsz brought to life a selection of instruments disfigured by conflict: warped by explosions,...

Dates, Times and Locations

21 November 2015 – 3 April 2016

Tate Britain
Millbank
London
SW1P 4RG

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