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Uniqlo Tate Lates

28 July 2017 at 18.00–22.00

Uniqlo Tate Lates

Join us on the last Friday of the month to experience the gallery after-hours with a mix of art, music, film and workshops

Find emerging and established DJs selected by NTS Radio, alongside world-class exhibitions, discover pop-up talks, playful artistic activations and hands-on workshops. Or simply enjoy the space, the music, the views and the delicious food and drink offers.

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Uniqlo Tate Lates

Uniqlo Tate Lates

Uniqlo Tate Lates

A crowd of people sitting on the floor at Uniqlo Tate Late

Uniqlo Tate Late February courtesty Maria Giorgia Lenzi

An all- female choir singing at Tate Modern

Uniqlo Tate Late February courtesty Maria Giorgia Lenzi

A group of people listening to DJ's

Uniqlo Tate Late October © Dan Weill Photography

Group of people collaging at a table

Uniqlo Tate Late October © Dan Weill Photography

A crowd of people watching a puppeteer

Uniqlo Tate Late October © Dan Weill Photography


July’s Uniqlo Tate Late celebrates queer arts, culture and community. Enjoy an eclectic mix of music, workshops, talks, film and street food. Check out our free collection displays and enjoy food and drink offers all night.

What’s happening

Music & visuals programmed by NTS Radio

Kim Ann Foxman, Larry B and Mo Probs play the Turbine Hall. Plus see DJ sets from Dan Beaumont & Nadia Ksaiba (Rhythm Connection), Kasra V and Brav in the Terrace Bar until 23.00.

Queer Punch

Step in to the ring with artist Jessie Mclaughlin to chat all the things you love about your queer body. Flex, dance, sway or just lie in the ring and listen to a queer love song.


Visit the CAMPerVAN, Samuel Douek’s travelling DIY queer venue inspired by the closure of queer venues in London. See film and performances from spoken word to drag.

Want To Change The World?

Are you brave enough to change the world? Bring optimism and courage, follow the signs and step into the unknown with artist and pessimist Scottee.

Queer Collage

Cut, stick and piece together collages using queer materials from Tate Library and Archive to create your own queer history.

Crafting a Queer Collection

Join the Polyester Zine team and celebrate their DIY aesthetic. Reimagine artworks by queer artists on posters and badges. Customise and illustrate or create a piece of wearable art.

Gender Talks

Summer School used art to support understanding what gender is through queer theory, feminism, trans, intersex, and non-binary genders. Explore how Summer School evolved and see presentations by artists Travis Alabanza and Linda Stupart plus a special performance by acclaimed drag artist Victoria Sin.

A Queer Little History Of Art

A Queer Little History of Art is a book celebrating over 100 years of queer creativity, exploring bodies and identity, love and desire, prejudice and protest. Join the author, Alex Pilcher, for a talk and book signing. 

Teeny Tiny Taster Talks

A programme of 15 minute taster talks exploring love, sex, accessibility and legacy:

  • Your Sexts Are Shit: Older Better Letters Rachel Mars reads love and sex letters from James Joyce to Frida Kahlo. Expect the beautiful, the filthy, the shocking and the downright honest.
  • Open Barbers Hear Open Barbers’ top 5 tips on making hairdressing spaces friendly and accessible for queer and trans communities.
  • Defiant Dykes: Luscious & Agitating Claire Kurylowski, head curator of KUNTINUUM, presents an illustrated talk celebrating the legacy of lesbians who fought for visibility and validation in late 1980s–2000s.
  • Now You See Me Now You Do Join filmmaker and drag performer Glamrou as they show work from their recent films, and discuss the political necessity for queer people to consume the space around them.

Uniqlo 10 Minute Art Talks

Staff and volunteers from across Tate share their personal insights into selected works from the collection.

Collection Conversation

Got an opinion about the art in Tate Modern? Our visitor experience teams will lead three lively rounds of conversation around key artworks from the collection.

Don't Miss

Tate Modern Film

Boudry/Lorenz: Salomania and Silent

28 Jul 2017

Drop in for a free display of two short films by queer artist collective Boudry/Lorenz


£10 exhibition tickets

See Soul of a Nation, Fahrelnissa Zeid and Giacometti for £10 between 18.00-22.00 during the event. Bookable online and available on the night.


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Plan your visit

Date & Time

28 July 2017 at 18.00–22.00

Uniqlo Tate Lates take place on the last Friday of every month (except December)



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