Past Event Tate Britain Special Event

1840s GIF party: call for submissions

17 January – 7 February 2014

The 1840s GIF Party invites you to transform artworks from the 1840s room at Tate Britain into animated GIFs.

We’ve already commissioned five outstanding creatives to take part:

Now it’s your turn! Take part by saving a copy of your chosen original artwork, create your GIF, and send it back to us.

Original artworks to choose from include:

Submit your GIF to us via the Tate Collectives Tumblr or by emailing:

Deadline for submissions: Sunday 2 February 2014.

All submissions will be screened at Late at Tate on Friday 7 February 2014 in the 1840s room, alongside the original artworks.

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17 January – 7 February 2014 at 10.00–22.00