Turner Prize

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As the prestigious award announces a shortlist comprised of artist collectives, Juliet Jacques reflects on UK government funding cuts to the arts after more than a decade of austerity

BY Juliet Jacques | 12 MAY 21

This year, all the shortlisted artists were named joint winners – what to make of this act of (institutionally approved) subversion?

BY Tom Morton | 06 DEC 19

Lawrence Abu Hamdan, Helen Cammock, Oscar Murillo and Tai Shani fill Margate’s Turner Contemporary with imagined communities and cities

BY Juliet Jacques | 27 SEP 19

Antony Gormley, Rachel Whiteread, Anish Kapoor, Gillian Wearing and Mark Wallinger have co-signed a letter addressed to the gallery’s director

BY Frieze News Desk | 08 JUL 19

Institutional incorrectness aside, the 2019 shortlist is an exciting, politically-charged collection of artists

BY Chris Sharratt | 03 MAY 19

This year’s nominees are Lawrence Abu Hamdan, Helen Cammock, Oscar Murillo and Tai Shani

BY Frieze News Desk | 01 MAY 19

From Charlotte Prodger’s Turner Prize win to Glasgow School of Art’s gutted Mackintosh building, a sometimes fraught and rarely dull year in Scotland

BY Chris Sharratt | 18 DEC 18

The artist used her acceptance speech to emphasize the importance of public funding for the arts

05 DEC 18

In further news: Activists protest Luke Willis Thompson at Turner Prize exhibition opening; Helena Almeida (1934–2018)

28 SEP 18

Leftist histories, state violence and the cracking open of time: can a ‘mere’ competition, and publicity exercise, also speak truth to power?

BY En Liang Khong | 27 SEP 18

Yorkshire residents complain that the concrete sculpture of a ‘Nissen hut’ will attract excrement, vandalism and litter

16 MAY 18

Why critics of colour matter, how Marvel erases narrative closure, and life after the dreaded 0.0 Pitchfork review: what to read this weekend

04 MAY 18

A juror for the award last year, Dan Fox on why the Turner Prize is and always will be political (whatever that means)

BY Dan Fox | 27 APR 18

Forensic Architecture, Naeem Mohaiemen, Charlotte Prodger and Luke Willis Thompson are this year’s nominees

26 APR 18

Her work animates the consequences of our colonial history and the construction of identity politics: in a divided Britain, will we listen?

BY David Osbaldeston | 06 DEC 17

With a career survey at Frieze Masters, Malcolm Morley on soldiers, style and painting Jasper Johns

09 OCT 17

Experts share their highlights of the art avaiable via Allied Editions at Frieze London 2017, starting at £85

05 OCT 17

Ruben Östlund's The Square wins the Palme d'or; the Walker Art Center to remove a Sam Durant piece after protests

30 MAY 17

The 2017 Turner Prize shortlist; A.R. Penck dies; Martin Clark appointed new director of Camden Arts Centre

05 MAY 17

From Irving Penn to the stereograph: a photography themed weekend reading list

BY Paul Clinton | 05 MAY 17