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Jerwood Gallery Hastings presents Keith Tyson; Turn Back Now

If you’ve ever had the pleasure to visit Hastings you’ll know that the prestigious Jerwood Gallery sits perfectly on the fishing shorefront in the Old town. 904 more words

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Is it all about money?

In a world where everyone is driven by money Michael Dean’s exhibit in the Turner Prize 2016 exhibition at the Tate Britain last week was very powerful and thought provoking. 117 more words

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Turner Prize show - Michael Dean: United Kingdom poverty line for two adults and two children: twenty thousand four hundred and thirty six pounds sterling as published on 1st September 2016

Michael Dean, says the blurb on the wall and everything else about him online, starts his sculpture with words and realises them in concrete and corrugated iron and soil and sand and when we went in the installation we found the doorway and battered locked hut plastered in stickers like advertising but these were meaningless words endlessly repeated and I do not remember them but I guess as the blurb says these were his starting point.  63 more words

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The Turner Prize 2016, Tate Britain

The Tate is a few minutes walk from my office, and I popped down there this lunch time to take a look at the exhibition of the shortlisted artists for this year’s Turner Prize. 369 more words

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Anthea Hamilton: Project for door

On entering the second Turner Prize installation at the Tate Britain gallery, my son focussed first on Anthea Hamilton’s brick suit tailored from brick textile hanging against a brick mural.  149 more words

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Turner Prize

Helen Marten Won the Turner Prize only the seventh female winner where 29% of shortlisted artists and 39% of jurors have been women.

So who might be possible nominees for 2017? 617 more words

Ooooer what a kerfuffle...

Seems like the Turner Prize has manufactured a bit of a ‘kerfuffle’ yet again. I think that if no one took any notice of them they would consider it a failure. 182 more words