Tate Modern Private view | Talk

Lubaina Himid In Conversation

Portrait photo of Lubaina Himid

Photo © Magda Stawarska-Beavan

Join artist Lubaina Himid for this special talk

As Tate Modern presents a large-scale exhibition of Turner Prize Winning artist Lubaina Himid’s career highlights alongside new work, this is a unique opportunity to hear the artist discuss this new exhibition and her practice. Himid will be joined in conversation by Dorothy Price, chaired by Christine Eyene.

Organised with Hyundai Tate Research Centre: Transnational in partnership with Hyundai Motor.

Biographies

Lubaina Himid CBE (born 1954) is a British artist and curator. She is a professor of contemporary art at the University of Central Lancashire. Her art focuses on themes of cultural history and reclaiming identities.

Dorothy Price is Professor of Modern and Contemporary Art at The Courtauld and Editor of the journal Art History. In a recently co-edited special issue with Sonia Boyce OBE RA , entitled Rethinking British Art: Black Artists and Modernism, the editors included an archival piece, Fragments, originally published by Lubaina Himid in 1985, as well an essay by Price reflecting on Himid's practice over the past few decades

Christine Eyene is an art historian, critic, and curator. She is a Research Fellow in Contemporary Art at the University of Central Lancashire where she works on Making Histories Visible, an interdisciplinary visual arts research project led by the artist and Professor of Contemporary Art Lubaina Himid CBE RA.

Tate Modern

Starr Cinema

Bankside
London SE1 9TG
Plan your visit

Date & Time

6 December 2021 at 18.30–20.00

Followed by an optional Private View until 21.00

In partnership with

Related events

  • Tate Modern
    Private view

    Members Private View: Lubaina Himid

    24 Nov 2021, 7 Dec 2021, 19 Jan 2022

    Experience Lubaina Himid's work in these special times reserved just for you

    Now booking
  • Online event
    Talk

    On Lubaina Himid's Practice

    12 Jan 2022, 9 Feb 2022, 9 Mar 2022, 13 Apr 2022, 11 May 2022

    Join us for this series of participatory seminars on the artistic practice of Lubaina Himid

    Now booking