The UK’s first major retrospective of Alberto Giacometti

Tate Modern presents the UK’s first major retrospective of Alberto Giacometti for 20 years.  Celebrated as a sculptor, painter and draughtsman, Giacometti’s distinctive elongated figures are some of the most instantly recognisable works of modern art. This exhibition reasserts Giacometti’s place alongside the likes of Matisse, Picasso and Degas as one of the great painter-sculptors of the twentieth century.

Giacometti’s distinctive stretched out figures are some of the most instantly recognisable works of modern art - Evening Standard

Through unparalleled access to the extraordinary collection and archive of the Fondation Alberto et Annette Giacometti, Paris, Tate Modern’s ambitious and wide-ranging exhibition brings together over 250 works. It includes rarely seen plasters and drawings which have never been exhibited before and showcases the full evolution of Giacometti’s career across five decades, from early works such as Head of a Woman [Flora Mayo] 1926 to iconic bronze sculptures such as Walking Man I 1960.

Caroline 1965 Alberto Giacometti 1901-1966 Purchased with assistance from the Friends of the Tate Gallery 1965.

Caroline 1965 Alberto Giacometti 1901-1966 Purchased with assistance from the Friends of the Tate Gallery 1965.

Retrospective of Alberto Giacometti

The exhibition is organised by Tate Modern and Fondation Alberto et Annette Giacometti, Paris

Curated by Frances Morris, Director, Tate Modern and Catherine Grenier, Director, Chief Curator, Fondation Alberto et Annette Giacometti, Paris with Lena Fritsch, Assistant Curator, Tate Modern assisted by Mathilde Lecuyer, Associate Curator, Fondation Alberto et Annette Giacometti​

Pricing

FREE for Members

£18.50

Adult £18.50 (without donation £16.80)

Senior (over 60) £17.50 (without donation £15.80)

Concession £16.50 (without donation £15)

Under 12s FREE (up to four per family adult)
Family tickets available (two adults and two children 12–18 years) by telephone or in the gallery

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