Tate Britain Special event

1840s GIF party: call for submissions

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: collectives@tate.org.uk

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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Tate Britain

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17 January – 7 February 2014 at 10.00–22.00