The last Late at Tate Britain of the year explores the theme of gender fluidity.
Come how you feel – femme, masc, a bit of both, or neither. Join a packed evening of sound, visuals and discussion, all inspired by the Tate collection.
Siren, Object Blue and Proteus
18.00–21.30, Room 1840 and Djanogly Café
SIREN is a collective who work to promote women and non-binary artists within electronic music through parties, radio shows, workshops and zines. The SIREN DJs and VJ are joined by Object Blue and Proteus to provide a soundtrack of forward-thinking electronic music for the evening.
Mykki Blanco in conversation and Out Of This World screening
19.00–20.40, Clore Auditorium
Hear American rapper and activist Mykki Blanco in conversation with film director Matt Lambert discussing their new i-D documentary Out Of This World in relation to the politics of sexuality, gender and identity. The talk will be followed by a screening of the documentary, in which you journey with Mykki as he explores queer culture in Johannesburg, South Africa. Runtime 40 minutes.
Free but ticketed with limited capacity. Tickets available of a first-come-first-served basis from 18.00 at the Clore Auditorium Entrance
Beyond the Binary
20.00–21.00, Taylor Digital Studio
Weigh in on the conversation around gender politics in this panel talk curated by online platform Beyond The Binary.
Soof the Floof: Lost and Found
18.00–21.00, Clore Studio
Gender non-conforming artist Soofiya introduces people to Soof the Floof - a character who embodies gender neutrality. Join in to create your own personal Floof!
BBZ BLK BK
18.00–20.00, Taylor Digital Studio
queerdirect life drawing
19.00–21.00, Learning Gallery
Got something to express about gender or queer body forms? Get creative in a life drawing workshop run by LGBTQI platform queerdirect.
Gender and Nonsense
18.15–19.15, 19.45–20.45, Manton Studio
Explore what gender means to you through conversation and nonsense poetry with queer spoken word performer Kei Patrick. Drop in and listen or join in and perform.
The Disappearance of Gaby Sahhar, Gaby Sahhar, London 2017, 7min
21.00–21.30, Taylor Digital Studio
Investigate identity formation in reference to gentrified space through the eyes of four South London men. Explore the changing face of the area, a landscape shaped by the forces of gentrification.
Tate Collective Curates
21.00–21.30, Manton Studio
See a showreel of films exploring topics from gender and identity crisis, to the concepts of love between AI and humans. Films feature include works from young artists Holly Ashton Attzs, Ella Clifton-Gould and Mia Dawn Stoces-Brown.
I WANT TO SHOW YOU A BODY
Better understand gender diversity by checking out Linda Stupart’s iteration of her recent Tate Britain installation, I WANT TO SHOW YOU A BODY.
Adam’s Apple Paz Errazuriz
19.00–20.30, Modern Print Room
EAT AND DRINK
Grab some hot food from the Djanogly Café or a drink from the bar in Room 1840.
Late at Tate Britain: Flux is curated by Tate Collective London and aimed at young people aged 18–25.