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Press cuttings

Apr-Dec 1979


Press cuttings


Apr-Dec 1979

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Tate: redevelopment of the Millbank Hospital site to provide additional space for the Tate Gallery and its Turner collection, retirement of director Sir Norman Reid and the appointment of Professor Alan Bowness, bequest of the Barbara Hepworth Museum, opening of the Tate extension by Queen Elizabeth II, attack by David Hockney regarding the attitude towards modern art at the Tate.

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