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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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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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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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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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Prime Minister and Charities secure future for Tower of London Poppy Display

Prime Minister and Charities secure future for Tower of London Poppy Display

CENTREPIECE OF INSTALLATION TO TOUR UK FOR FOUR YEARS

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LIGHTS OUT JEREMY DELLER

LIGHTS OUT JEREMY DELLER

FREE DIGITAL ARTWORK BY TURNER PRIZE WINNING ARTIST JEREMY DELLER TO MARK WW1 CENTENARY

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LIGHTS OUT Public Callout

LIGHTS OUT Public Callout

PUBLIC INVITED TO TAKE PART IN LIGHTS OUT ON 4 AUGUST TO MARK CENTENARY OF THE OUTBREAK OF WAR

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