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14-18 NOW BRINGS WW1 CENTENARY TO 35 MILLION PEOPLE AS FIVE-YEAR PROGRAMME OF CULTURAL EVENTS COMES TO A CLOSE

14-18 NOW BRINGS WW1 CENTENARY TO 35 MILLION PEOPLE AS FIVE-YEAR PROGRAMME OF CULTURAL EVENTS COMES TO A CLOSE

14-18 NOW, the organisation set up to bring a creative response to the centenary of the First World War, has completed its final season after five years of arts events. Through a pioneering approach to commemoration, 14-18 NOW has brought...


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ICONIC NEW YORK FIREBOAT TO BE “DAZZLED” FOR WW1 CENTENARY

ICONIC NEW YORK FIREBOAT TO BE “DAZZLED” FOR WW1 CENTENARY

This summer, New York based artist Tauba Auerbach will “dazzle” an iconic New York fireboat in homage to painters and dazzle technology behind the camouflaged ships that crossed the Atlantic during the First World War.


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14-18 NOW Announces Nationwide Cultural Programme For Culmination of WW1 Centenary

14-18 NOW Announces Nationwide Cultural Programme For Culmination of WW1 Centenary

We’re delighted to announce our 2018 season of extraordinary arts events. Our final season marks the centenary of the Armistice and end of the war and features brand new artworks by some of the world’s leading contemporary artists taking place...


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14-18 NOW TO MARK ARMISTICE DAY WITH MAJOR  UK ART COMMISSIONS

14-18 NOW TO MARK ARMISTICE DAY WITH MAJOR UK ART COMMISSIONS

A new performance by acclaimed comic artist Dave McKean at Tate Britain, a live choral piece at the National Portrait Gallery, Taylor Mac’s first Northern Ireland appearance, and a BBC documentary about Jeremy Deller’s modern memorial we’re here because we’re...


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REBECCA WARREN UNVEILS NEW SCULPTURE AT HENRY MOORE INSTITUTE

REBECCA WARREN UNVEILS NEW SCULPTURE AT HENRY MOORE INSTITUTE

A new sculpture by Rebecca Warren RA has been unveiled to coincide with the opening of a major exhibition exploring artists’ continued fascination with prosthetics, sculpture, and the extension of the human figure.


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we’re here because we’re here PRESS RELEASE

we’re here because we’re here PRESS RELEASE

‘we’re here because we’re here’, the modern memorial created by Turner Prize-winning artist Jeremy Deller in collaboration with Rufus Norris, Director of the National Theatre to mark the centenary of the Battle of the Somme, reached over 30 million people...


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Poppy Sculpture Opens at The Black Watch Castle & Museum

Poppy Sculpture Opens at The Black Watch Castle & Museum

The iconic poppy sculpture 'Weeping Window' by artist Paul Cummins and designer Tom Piper opens at The Black Watch Castle and Museum tomorrow, 30 June 2016.


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THE FIRST DAZZLE SHIP IN SCOTLAND IS UNVEILED

THE FIRST DAZZLE SHIP IN SCOTLAND IS UNVEILED

The Dazzle Ship Every Woman by artist Ciara Phillips is unveiled on Prince Alexander Dock, Leith to mark 100 years since the Battle of Jutland.


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POPPY SCULPTURE OPENS AT ST MAGNUS CATHEDRAL IN ORKNEY

POPPY SCULPTURE OPENS AT ST MAGNUS CATHEDRAL IN ORKNEY

The iconic poppy sculpture Weeping Window opens at St Magnus Cathedral in Kirkwall, Orkney, marking the start of the UK’s Battle of Jutland commemorations.


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Dazzle It app features 4th dazzle ship

Dazzle It app features 4th dazzle ship

Ciara Phillips joins a number of artists to undertake a dazzle ship commission. The public can use their smartphones to learn about the role of dazzle ships in WW1 and create their own dazzle designs using brand new artwork.


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Poppies 2017 Expressions of Interest Press Release

Poppies 2017 Expressions of Interest Press Release

14-18 NOW invites expressions of interest from across the UK to host the poppy sculptures


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14-18 NOW ANNOUNCE 2016 SEASON

14-18 NOW ANNOUNCE 2016 SEASON

Damon Albarn, Vivienne Westwood, Roksanda, Yinka Shonibare, Katie Mitchell, Rebecca Warren and Simon Armitage among artists creating new work in response to First World War Centenary.


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Dazzle It

Dazzle It

A new app allows users to ‘remix’ artwork by Sir Peter Blake, the Godfather of pop art.


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14-18 NOW ANNOUNCE 2015 HOST VENUES FOR ICONIC POPPY SCULPTURES

14-18 NOW ANNOUNCE 2015 HOST VENUES FOR ICONIC POPPY SCULPTURES

14-18 NOW today announce Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Woodhorn Museum in Northumberland and St George’s Hall Liverpool as the locations that will present the iconic poppy sculptures Wave and Weeping Window in 2015.


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Poppies Expressions of Interest Press Release

Poppies Expressions of Interest Press Release

14-18 NOW INVITES EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST TO HOST THE POPPIES SCULPTURES


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