By Angharad Mountford, EY Copywriter It’s a funny thing, stepping into an artist’s studio. Perhaps it’s like tiptoeing around someone’s bedroom, or opening up a private diary – there’s a feeling that you are entering a sacred space, one in which ideas are formed, decisions are made, creativity is initiated and yet one which also feels … More What is it like in an artist’s studio? Behind the scenes with Vanessa Jackson
Watch Frances Morris, Director of Tate Modern, talk about how The EY Exhibition: Wifredo Lam speaks of the bigger world history that Tate are now exploring. “Wifredo Lam’s work speaks of modernism and global hydbridity – we’ve sort of been trying to decolonise modernism” “EY’s suport has given us the confidence and security to take on … More How has The EY Exhibition: Wifredo Lam complemented Tate’s aim to explore emerging new history about international modern art?
Watch Matthew Gale, co-curator of The EY Exhibition: Wifredo Lam at Tate Modern, talk about Wifredo Lam’s artwork, the significance of Lam in art history and the key responsibilities of curating an exhibition which displays the work of an artist who is no longer with us. “Lam was a cosmopolitan modernist”
Watch the interview with our Arts Sponsorship Partner, Michel Driessen, to find out. Born in Cuba, widely travelled and of mixed-heritage, Lam had a keen global awareness and understanding of different cultures. As a global firm, we also recognise the importance of drawing on different perspectives. The EY Exhibition: Wifredo Lam is open until 8 … More Why does supporting Wifredo Lam matter?
By Lillith Vanian-George, Fraud & Investigation (F&I), Assurance I have always been interested in art, as a child I paid more attention in art class than math (probably explains my grades)! As I grew into my teens, however, I started to wonder if my (amateur at best) knowledge of art was enough to really appreciate galleries. … More How can we appreciate art without knowing much about it? A beginner’s guide
By Michael Zhang – Assurance, Audit, EY UK&I Wifredo Lam is one of the most iconic artists to have emerged from Cuba in the twentieth century. I was lucky enough to have joined a tour of The EY Exhibition: Wifredo Lam, hosted by its Assistant Curator, Katy Wan, in October. As mentioned by Katy during … More How can I learn from Wifredo Lam? A guide for art lovers who have a full time job
By Stuart Humphreys, Event Production, EY UK&I Access all areas What is better than just seeing The EY Exhibition: Wifredo Lam? Why, visiting Tate Modern after hours for a private viewing of it, over delicious canapes and the finest bubbles, of course! This is what our EY hosts and their guests were greeted with as they … More Behind the scenes with the events team at The EY Exhibition: Wifredo Lam dinner