This Friday night, Tate Liverpool are hosting an evening of art, music, workshops and talks to celebrate the opening of the new display Op Art in Focus, featuring psychedelic artworks from the 1960s through to present day.

© ARS, NY and DACS, London 2018

Date: Friday 28th September 2018
Time: 18.30 – 21.30
Entry: FREE

NTS Radio will feature at the event, playing an incredible mix of music from emerging and established artists including Breakwave, Space Afrika and Jon K.

In addition, Tate Liverpool Director Helen Legg will host a special In-Conversation talk with The White Pube, the collaborative identity of artists Gabrielle de la Puente and Zarina Muhammad under which they curate and write criticism. Check out The White Pube at their website, or on Instagram and Twitter.


For those who want to get involved themselves, there will be a hands-on workshop to take part in, curated by 15-25 years old from Team Tate Collective.

Tate Liverpool café will be offering a street food menu featuring Harissa falafel sliders and mango, avocado and chilli tacos. This event is a unique opportunity to experience the new display of optical art at Tate Liverpool after hours.

© Tate Liverpool, Roger Sinek

For more information regarding the event, head to Facebook or Tate Liverpool’s website.