The Art of Education.

Article written by Laura Mears. Now in its fourth year, the Artist in Residence programme at King Edward’s Witley has seen pupils benefit from the talents of four practising artists. As the contribution of creative industries to the economy continues to grow; and more pupils opt to study Art and Design at IB, A-level and beyond,...
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Lost in the Shadows – Review by London art SEEN.

Exhibition reviewed Elinor Perry Smith of London art Seen. If there’s one thing that unifies illustrator Matthew Tate’s thought-provoking and diverse body of work, it’s the quality of mystery across all the disciplines in which he practises. Even the black and white landscapes in Vietnam seem steeped in a narrative that we, as observers, cannot quite...
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The Power of Silence.

Finding the reality in allegorical coded imagery through the unspoken dialogues and details that are lost in the shadows by Matthew Tate for Tales of the Empowered Issue Five – Tales of the Empowered I am mysterious. I am secretive and keep myself to myself. I feel that you can speak and describe your ideas in...
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Seeing the Stars through the Clouds.

Written by Matthew Tate for Tales Magazine’s Issue Three – Tales of the Airborne. The symbolism in Garth Nix’s books really interested me as a young reader. The Keys to the Kingdom series were the some of the first examples of my discoveries in allegories in literature. The way Garth Nix builds each of his worlds...
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POP MY MIND – The Invention Award.

Interview with Matthew Tate – Winner of the Invention Award! from Pop My Mind on Vimeo. Here is the recorded interview for the winner of Octobers Invention Award winner. The invention award was given to Matthew Tate, after he entered his work for POP MY MIND’s first exhibition held in Ipswich. In the interview with...
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This Will Kill That.

Dissertation written by Matthew Tate BA Honours Illustration Norwich University of the Arts. A prognosis describing the antagonistic relationships between mediums of art, using the propagation of Gothic art and how it is disseminated from the individual to the mass media. How art styles were then mediated from within those contexts. This Essay will cover...
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