Tate St Ives Festival

U Studio Festival

A festival of art and artists, created by and for young people

See the galleries in a new light with events, activities and performance throughout the day, all curated and devised by young people.

This festival is the culmination of our Tate Collective Creative Workshops

Aimed at young people but everyone is welcome.

This event has been programmed by young people aged 16–25 from our Tate Collective team.

A festival of art and artists taking over Tate St Ives created and produced by our Tate Collective Producers.


  • Exclusive screening of Artist film: 'Why would we NOT be Angry?'

Created in collaboration with Tate Collective Producers and inspired by the Nashashibi/ Skaer film: 'Why are you Angry?'

  • Talks and discussion

Conversation with Isabel Lima, artist filmmaker and PHD researcher.
Q&A with documentary filmmaker Florence Browne: Contemporary feminism and filmmaking.
Femme-shaming and internalised prejudice in the queer community with Reilee, Tate Collective Producer.

  • Performance

Where is, Motherland? with live Illustration workshop
Inspired by the exhibition, come and explore illustration in a new way combining performance and photography.

  • Body Garments: Confidence Kaftans

Workshop exploring body positivity through playful and wearable art!

  • Protests and Processions

Join a hands on workshop in the gallery space hosted by Live Artists in costume, make your own banner and take part or watch our procession at 3.40pm.

Tate St Ives

Porthmeor Beach
St Ives
Cornwall TR26 1TG
Plan your visit

Date & Time

24 November 2018 at 12.00–16.00

Related events

Tate St Ives Workshop

Saturday Sessions

22 Sep 2018, 6 Oct 2018, 27 Oct 2018, 3 Nov 2018, 17 Nov 2018

A series of creative workshops for 15–25 year olds