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An Organised Whole, 2021

Print

23 Colour Screenprint with pearlescent inks on Somerset Radiant White Satin 410gsm.

23.62 x 29.92 in

60.0 x 76.0 cm

Edition of 125

Signed, numbered and dated by the artist on the reverse

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    About The Work

    Tacita Dean, along with seven other leading international artists, were asked to create a print to celebrate Tate Modern’s 21st anniversary. A third of the profits from the sale of each print will benefit Tate.

    Tacita Dean works in a large number of techniques in media ranging from painting to photography and film, frequently combining more than one of them. She addresses issues relating to the passage of time, exploring what we remember and how we remember it. Often her art revolves around decay and loss as triggers of memories.

    For her Tate Modern 21 Years print Tacita Dean compounds the traditional ideas of landscape, and still life in a single collaged image. The background is from Tacita's extensive vintage postcard collected by the artist in her visits to European flea markets, while the black and white object is from her Father’s collection of flints. The foregrounding of the flint changes its scale, suggesting something more monumental than a simple flint, and having too the characteristics of a Henry Moore public sculpture.

    About Tacita Dean

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    • Produced by Counter Studio, Margate

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