Exhibitions

Tate Britain

David Hockney

Until 29 May 2017

One of the most popular and influential British artists of the twentieth century returns to Tate Britain for his most comprehensive exhibition yet

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Cerith Wyn Evans The Tate Britain Commission: 2017

Until 20 Aug 2017

Cerith Wyn Evans unveils a major new light installation

FREE
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Queer British Art 1861–1967

Until 1 Oct 2017

Presenting the first exhibition dedicated to queer British art

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Art Now Lucy Beech and Edward Thomasson: Together

Until 18 Jun 2017

Discover how people work with and against each other in this new performance project

FREE

Performances

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VIBRATIONAL CYCLES

23 Jun 2017

Enjoy live music performed in response to Cerith Wyn Evans' Forms in Space…and Time

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A Vision of Love Revealed in Sleep with Neil Bartlett

7 Jul 2017

See author and theatre-maker, Neil Bartlett’s one-man homage to the defiant life and work of pre-Raphaelite painter Simeon Solomon 

Tours

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Art in focus

Every Tue, Thu, Sat

Join our Tate Guides for a 15 minute talk about an artwork

FREE
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The growth of British art

Daily

Join a guided tour of BP displays, exploring the growth of British art 

FREE
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People and places of the 19th century

Daily

Join a guided tour of BP displays, exploring people and places of the 19th century 

FREE
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Becoming modern: art to the present day

Daily

Join a guided tour of BP displays, exploring art to the present day

FREE

Talks

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Library and Archive show and tell programme

Until 2 Jun 2017

Explore an in-depth display, using original material from Tate’s Library, Archive and Public Records’ collections

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Art in Focus: JMW Turner's War. The Exile and the Rock Limpet and Peace – Burial at Sea

Every Tue, Thu, Sat until 30 May 2017

Join a Tate Guide for a 15-minute talk on an artwork from the Tate collection

FREE
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Art in Focus: Sir Stanley Spencer's Swan Upping at Cookham

Every Tue, Thu, Sat, 1–30 Jun 2017

Join a Tate Guide for a 15-minute talk on an artwork from the Tate collection

FREE
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Library and Archive Show and Tell; David King

2 Jun 2017, 2 Jun 2017

Join us to trace the story of the Russian Revolution through material from the David King collection

FREE

Workshops

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The Black Flamingo Open Studio

Until 14 Jun 2017

Collaborate with an artist and poet as they make new works exploring queer identity

FREE
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Artist-in-Residence workshops: Summer 2017

Every Thu until 29 Jun 2017

A series of workshops for students and teachers, encouraging fresh perspectives on art

FREE
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Digital Makers: Animated Abstractions

31 May 2017

Digital art making for 8–14 year olds

FREE

Festivals

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Diggin' the Gallery: Adventure

10 Jun 2017

A free inclusive event for young people with special educational needs and disabilities where everyone is welcome to be part of the adventure

FREE
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Queer and Now: Launching the Pride in London festival

24 Jun 2017

Join us in a day long celebration of the LGBTQ+ community to launch the 2017 Pride in London festival

FREE

Events

Tate Britain Course

Teachers’ courses 2016–17

Until 31 Jul 2017

Work with practicing artists to explore practical and creative approaches to engaging with art and the gallery

Tate Britain Social

Until 31 Dec 2017

Debate and discuss life and art – for people near or beyond the age of 60

FREE
Tate Britain Late

Late at Tate Britain

7 Apr 2017, 2 Jun 2017, 4 Aug 2017, 6 Oct 2017, 1 Dec 2017
The perfect opportunity for the curiously minded to explore the gallery after hours
FREE
Tate Britain Food and drink

Dinner and David Hockney

Until 28 May 2017

​Enjoy three courses from a special Hockney inspired menu with access to the exhibition (after 18.00)