Find out about Tate including the history of our directors, buildings, our staff structure, how to work at Tate and the breakdown of our departments including collection, conservation, learning and research

About Tate

Our mission is to increase the public’s enjoyment and understanding of British art from the 16th century to the present day and of international modern and contemporary art

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Find out how we are governed and funded

Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees determines policy and, together with senior Tate staff, sets our strategic direction

Accessibility Statement

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The Impact of COVID-19 on Tate

Find out more about how Tate has been affected by the pandemic

Tate Reports

Find the latest annual review of Tate's activities

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DirectorRead Maria Balshaw's profile

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Tate Liverpool Director

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Tate Modern DirectorRead Frances Morris's profile
Tate Britain Director

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Tate St Ives Director

Read Anne Barlow's profile

Director of Collection Care

Read Rosemary Lynch's profile

Director of Learning and Research

Read Anna Cutler's profile

Director of Finance and Estates

Read Stephen Wingfield's profile

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Our Vision

Read about our mission and vision for the next ten years


Tate holds the national collection of British art from 1500 to the present day and international modern and contemporary art

Learning Programmes

We explore the role that art and museums play in society, and what positive contribution they can make

Tate Commerce

Find out about the mission and vision of Tate Enterprises and its teams

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Working at Tate
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Find out about working at Tate including how to apply, current jobs and what we do Vacancies

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Diversity and Inclusion

Read about our strategy and action plan to enable us to meet our diversity and inclusion aims

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Tate Publishing

One of the world’s leading publishers on the visual arts

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