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8 Hot Spots That Are Instagram Gold #refinery29  http://www.refinery29.com/best-photography-spots-london#slide3  Tate Britain   As much as we love Tate Modern and are happy to queue up for its show-stopping exhibitions (hello, Matisse!), there is a small place in our heart for its older sister, Tate Britain. The gallery is home to Late At Tate Britain, a late-night series that allows you to drink as you peruse the artwork, but its permanent displays are well worth a visit, too. Before you…

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The central spiral staircase in the rotunda, Tate Britain – Courtesy Caruso St John and Tate (c) Hélène Binet

The Lady of Shalott  There she weaves by night and day    A magic web with colours gay.    She has heard a whisper say,    A curse is on her if she stay        To look down to Camelot.    She knows not what the curse may be,    And so she weaveth steadily,    And little other care heat she,        The Lady of Shalott.

John William Waterhouse’s “The Lady of Shalott” - 1888

My entire senior English class (high school) thought I looked like The Lady of Shalott in this painting (it was in our textbook). My family and I agreed! - The Lady of Shalott - John William Waterhouse, 1888

Spiral staircase at Tate Britain by Caruso St John #architecture

Tate Britain Millbank renovation by Caruso St John completed

Lower-level rotunda, Tate Britain - Courtesy Caruso St John and Tate

The opulent new staircase is the focal point of a £45 million refurbishment at the gallery, and a work of art in itself

Tate stairway makes a dazzling new centrepiece

Tate is four art galleries in London, Liverpool & Cornwall known as Tate Modern, Tate Britain, Tate Liverpool & Tate St Ives. Tate is the UK home of British art from 1500 & of international modern art.

Tate is a family of four art galleries in London, Liverpool and Cornwall known as Tate Modern, Tate Britain, Tate Liverpool and Tate St Ives. Tate art museum houses the UK& collection of British art from 1500 and of international modern art

I could spend the rest of my days in museums༺

The guard stopped to ask me if I was an artist because I was so intently examining all of the works in this room and I told him, "No, I'm just an art history student in the equivalent of heaven.

Sculptor Phyllida Barlow unveiled her largest and most ambitious work in London to date for the Tate Britain Commission 2014. For over four decades Phyllida Barlow has made imposing, large scale sculptural installations using inexpensive, everyday materials such as cardboard, fabric, timber, polystyrene, plaster, scrim and cement. Her distinctive work is focused on her experimentation with these materials, to create bold and colourful three-dimensional collages.

Sculptor Phyllida Barlow will unveil her largest and most ambitious work in London to date for the Tate Britain Commission 2014

Tate Britain commemorates over three decades-worth of work by contemporary artist Rachel Whiteread

Tate exhibition takes in three decades of sculpture by Rachel Whiteread

Tate Britain commemorates over three decades-worth of work by contemporary artist Rachel Whiteread

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