Events

Uniqlo Tate Lates January 2019

Tate Modern London Greater London

Friday, January 25 2019 from 07:00 pm to 11:00 pm

This month we’re taking inspiration from The C C Land Exhibition: Pierre Bonnard – The Colour of Memory with an eclectic mix of art, music, film, drop-in workshops, pop-up talks and street food.

MUSIC PROGRAMMED BY NTS RADIO
Experience Olafur Eliasson’s immersive Your Double-Lighthouse Projection alongside NTS soundscapes in the Tanks. Plus catch DJ sets in the Terrace Bar until 23.00.

TURBINE TAI CHI
19.00–19.30
Take it slowly in this taster Tai Chi class exploring slowness and mindful movement with Barry McGinlay of Tai Chi Life. No previous experience required, comfortable clothing advised.

MEDI-TATE
20.00–20.30
Join Just Breathe for a meditation session to nurture mindfulness and being present. This will be a seated meditation practice, warm clothing recommended.

GUERRILLA GIRLS ON TOUR!
PUSH/PUSHBACK: 9 STEPS TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE WITH ACTIVISM AND ART
19.30–20.40, Starr Cinema
Join Guerilla Girls member Aphra Behn talking through her latest publication. PUSH/PUSHBACK gives an inside look at the posters, protests, fax blitzes, speak-outs and street theatre actions used by the Guerilla Girls to attack and expose sexism and racism in the arts. Followed by a Q&A. 
*Requires a free ticket, available to collect from the Level 0 ticket desk on a first come, first served basis from 17.00

NAIL BAR: COLOUR THERAPY
How fast is your pace of life? The answer will be at your fingertips once you have dropped in to our pop-up nail bar hosted by Figs In Wigs to have your nails painted according to your unique lifestyle.

DIGITAL DISPLAY: THE COLOUR OF MEMORY
Explore the work of contemporary photographers who have responded to the theme of colour of memory.

APPLES AND SNAKES PRESENT BRIDGET MINAMORE
19.00–20.00
Join Bridget Minamore reading from Titanic, her debut pamphlet of poems on modern love and loss. Followed by a Q&A and book signing.
*Requires a free ticket, available to collect from the Level 0 ticket desk on a first come, first served basis from 17.00

ART CHATS
Hear from artists, theorists and visual technicians on the importance of colour in their work:
19.00–19.30 SYNAESTHESIA AND SENSING ART
How does synaesthesia affect the perception of art? Join Art UK’s Ferren Gipson in conversation with artist and writer James Wannerton as they talk about his synaesthetic perceptions, which cause him to experience involuntary flavour sensations with every sight and sound.

20.00–20.30 REDISCOVERING YELLOW
Hear from filmmaker and photographer Mahaneela in conversation with curator and Black Girl Festival co-founder Nicole Crentsil as they discuss colour theory and explore the impact of colour with a focus on Mahaneela’s Wear Yellow Project.

21.00–21.30 ADVENTURES IN COLOUR
Craft and colour specialist Momtaz Begum-Hossain discusses how to add more colour to your life and the benefits of living boldly and brightly.

THE DEPARTMENT OF PHOTOGRAPHIC MISSIONS: THE DECISIVE MOMENT
Sign in at the department to begin your photographic missions. You’ll receive a series of photographic challenges to undertake around the building. Cameras at the ready!

SKETCHING SALON
Take part in Art Macabre’s sketching salon, inspired by the work of Pierre Bonnard. Work from intimate domestic scenes to still life compositions and draw from memory to create vibrant scenes with vivid colour. Plus enjoy DJ sets and a pop-up bar.

COLLECTION CONVERSATION
Got an opinion about the art in Tate Modern? Join lively conversations around key artworks.

UNIQLO 10 MINUTE ART TALKS
Look out for staff and volunteers from across Tate, who will be sharing their personal insights into works from the collection in just 10 minutes.