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.
Uniqlo Tate Late June
This month we celebrate the cultural creativity and community of South London through a vibrant mix of art, music, film, workshops, talks and street food.
Music programmed by NTS Radio
Nadeem and BORN N BREAD play the Turbine Hall Bridge.
A new perspective on the past, present and future of Latin Caribbean music. From Rumba to Reggaeton, hear DJ and live percussion sets inspired by Elephant and Castle’s Latin American Community, presented by DJ Jose Luis with some of London’s leading Latino artists.
SHAKEDOWN takes us inside a biweekly black lesbian strip night at a Los Angeles club, which ran for eight years before it was shut down by police. Created from over 400 hours of footage, the film weaves together videos of performances, backstage scenes, interviews and archival material. Introduced by the curators.
*Screening 19.00–20.40 (18+). Free ticket required, a limited number will be available from the Level 0 Ticket Desk from 17.00 on the day.
18.30 Art Chat: Turf Projects
Holly Graham and Becky Atherton discuss Turf Projects, the first entirely artist-run contemporary art space in South London’s Croydon.
19.30 Art Chat: South London Art Map
South London Art Map founder Julia Alvarez talks through galleries and artist studios in South-East London with Donald Hyslop, Tate’s Director of Regeneration and Community Partnerships.
20.30 Art Chat: Brixton and Beyond
Tamar Clarke-Brown discusses A Moving Image, the award winning multimedia film about gentrification in Brixton, incorporating fiction, documentary and performance art.
21.00 Art Chat: Requiem for Crossbones
Artist and composer Emily Peasgood discusses her latest commission Requiem for Crossbones and how she is bringing South London's hidden stories to life with MERGE Director Caroline Jones.
Explore a world of queer culture and forgotten stories, focussing on South London's LGBTQ+ communities with a digital display from Southwark Archives and Queerstory London. Discover a legacy of incredible people and unrecognised places and share your own memories
Curious with Barbican Guildhall Creative Learning
Feeling curious? Drop in for an alternative showcase of performances and participative installations from Masters students at Barbican Guildhall Creative Learning that take a provocative look at the production of knowledge.
Bankside was once a notoriously lawless and rowdy pleasure quarter. Join us for a merrymaking takeover with performances from South Londoners including UK Recovery Choirs Unite and bingo hosted by Frog Morris.
Pop-Up Library and Archive
Celebrate local London, Tate style. Enjoy a curated selection of artists’ books about London from the Tate Library collection. Add your own memories of visiting Tate to our interactive display documenting Tate Modern’s history.
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 each.