Welcome to the Tight Modern - the world's smallest pop-up gallery.
An 8ft x 5ft miniature replica of the iconic Tate Modern,
showcasing the UK’s best under-represented artists.
About The Tight Modern
The Tight Modern tours to galleries and libraries across the UK and is accompanied by free workshops led by an inspirational artist facilitator. Booking is essential. For more information on our workshops go to Workshops & Resources.
To enter your work to our competition, visit our How To Enter page. We have fantastic prizes including cash, materials and professional development support. Check out what you can win on our Prizes page.
Tight Modern is produced by Creative Future, an award-winning charity based in Brighton that provides training, mentoring and showcasing opportunities for talented writers and artists who lack opportunities due to mental health issues, disability, identity, health or social circumstances.
What People Say
It raises confidence, self-esteem and our work gets shown to a wide audience. I felt we were valued as artists and our problems were secondary
Kim Noble, Artist
The Tight Modern Exhibition was innovative and exciting! The quality of the work was incredibly high.
Emma Fields, StreetLights Editor, Big Issue (2007-2013)