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Late at Tate April: 2015

10 April 2015

Late at Tate April 2015 - Speculate Series

Memoji: Portrait of Captain Thomas Lee with sombrero

Memo Akten - Body Paint at Late at Tate April 2015

Claude Cahun I Extend My Arms 1931 or 1932

All About the Band - Late at Tate April 2015

Late at Tate April 2015 - Wretch 32

Late at Tate: April is the first of the Speculate series and explores the theme ‘question’. Challenge the way you engage with the gallery space through artist installations, performance, discussion and digital. Responding to Tate Britain and the Tate collection, a mixture of artists, musicians, digital makers and performers will encourage you to explore and question what the gallery space means to you.

Performance

What Am I Looking At?

Act 1: Q with no A

Gallery-wide

As an exploration of the space and the non-spaces in Tate Britain through performance and props, Tate Collective and artist Jenny Moore ask without words – where are we? What are we doing here? What are we meant to be doing here?

Reprezent Radio

North Duveens

18.00–20.30 and 21.00–21.30

Feel the vibe of the underground sound of young London as Reprezent Radio showcase their DJs and presenters, highlighting future fresh sounds that question the current music culture. Broadcasting live across London on 107.3FM from Tate Britain, Reprezent are proud to present Jamz Supernova, Etched, Cheyenne Davide, Martha PC, Lorelle Lambert and Cass Kidd. Featuring visuals by FROMPAMM.

All About The Band

BP Spotlight: William Hogarth

19.00–20.00

Drop in to the William Hogarth Room for an eclectic mix of soulful contemporary classics and original tunes from All About the Band. Southwark based young musicians aged 13 – 18 years have taken part in an innovative performance project to produce, record, and perform their own music professionally. All About the Band is funded by Youth Music and delivered in partnership with London Centre of Contemporary Music, Groundwork London, Sound Technology - Reason 7 and The Albany.

Screening and conversation

When I See You, I See Me

20.30, 20.55

North Duveens

An exclusive screening of When I See You, I See Me, a digital monologue featuring recording artist Wretch 32, questioning the meaning of a modern day superstar.

In conversation: Wretch 32

20.35-20.55

North Duveens

Wretch 32 in conversation with Rohan Blair-Mangat, director of When I See You, I See Me.

Workshop

Emoji playground

Taylor Digital Studio

Drop in to the Taylor Digital Studio and discover a world of emojis and innovative ways of experimenting with them to make art. 

Installation

Memo Akten

Body Paint

Octagon

Body Paint by Memo Akten is an interactive installation – a visual instrument – allowing users to paint on a virtual canvas with their body, interpreting movement, gestures and dance into evolving compositions. Invited by Tate Collective London, Memo Akten's work will question how you engage with an artwork and play with what you expect of a gallery environment.

Mememoji gallery

Room 1540

See a curated selection of submissions from the Mememoji open call, which invited the public to transform 16th century artworks by making memes and using emojis, alongside invited contributions from online platforms Beyoncé Art History by Leigh Silver and Emoji As Art. With music from online radio station Glitch.FM

Discussion

Re-engineering the Future?

Auditorium

19.30–20.30

Join an ongoing discussion lead by theorist Dr. James Trafford and artist Luke Pendrell, exploring the theoretical movement Speculative Realism and its impact upon contemporary art practice. With Nina Power, Alex Williams and Nick Srnicek.

Venue

Tate Britain
Millbank
London
SW1P 4RG
Plan your visit

Dates

10 April 2015 at 18.00–22.00