Roy Lichtenstein, 'Wall Explosion II' 1965
Past Event Tate Modern Talk and Lecture

Lichtenstein Dinner

11 April 2013 at 18.45–22.00
Roy Lichtenstein, Wall Explosion II 1965. © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein

Join us for a special pop art themed American feast, inspired by the work of the artist Roy Lichtenstein.

During the evening you will have the unique opportunity to meet Iria Candela, the co-curator of Lichtenstein: A Retrospective at Tate Modern, and engage in an informal question and answer session inside the exhibition. Candela will also give a brief introduction before you enjoy dinner in exclusive space of the East Room offering impressive panoramic views of London.

Lichtenstein: A Retrospective is the first full-scale retrospective of this important artist in over twenty years. Co-organised by The Art Institute of Chicago and Tate Modern, this momentous show brings together 125 of his most definitive paintings and sculptures and will reassess his enduring legacy.

With an exclusive private view for dinner guests, this will be a perfect evening for lovers of art and food.


18.45 Welcome drink reception on Level 2, and Lichtenstein: A Retrospective exhibition opens to guests19.30 Guests invited up to the Level 6 East Room19.45 Introduction to the exhibition by Iria Candela, co-curator of Lichtenstein: A Retrospective 20.15 Dinner served22.00 Conclusion


Chilled tomato consomméSmoked eel and beetroot with tarragon wasabi purée, ruby chard cress and roasted golden beetroot*Fillet of beef with mustard sponge**Popcorn ice creamPetit fours and Coffee by Tate

*Vegetarian option of asparagus with morels, parmesan and quails’ egg** Vegetarian option of medley of roasted vegetables and mustard sponge


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Date & Time

11 April 2013 at 18.45–22.00

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Tate Modern Exhibition

Lichtenstein: A Retrospective

21 Feb – 27 May 2013