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New Tate–Sponsored Website Examines ‘Lost Art’

'Everyone I Have Ever Slept With 1963–1995' (1995) by Tracey Emin. (Courtesy the artist and Gallery of Lost Art)

In 2004, a fire at an art-storage facility in London run by a company called Momart destroyed works by some 100 artists, including Tracey Emin’s iconic camping-tent sculpture Everyone I Have Ever Slept With 1963–1995 (1995). There are no plans to reconstruct the work. “It took me six months to make,” Ms. Emin has said. “I couldn’t remake that time in my life any more than I could remake the piece.” Read More