HELEN MARTEN nominated for TURNER PRIZE 2016

Artist Helen Marten has been shortlisted for the Turner Prize 2016 alongside Michael Dean, Anthea Hamilton and Josephine Pryde.

The Turner Prize is awarded to a British artist under 50 for an outstanding exhibition or other presentation of their work in the preceding year. The 2015 exhibition will be presented at the Tate Britain London from 27 September - 8 January 2016.

The members of the Turner Prize 2016 Jury are:
Michelle Cotton, Director Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn, Germany
Tamsin Dillon, Curator
Beatrix Ruf, Director, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam
Simon Wallis, Director, The Hepworth Wakefield
The jury is chaired by Alex Farquharson, Director of Tate Britain.

The winner of the prize will be announced in December 2016.


Work displayed in the image: HELEN MARTEN, Lunar Nibs, 2015, welded steel, aluminium, stitched fabric, lacquered chipboard, string, cast plaster, cast rubber, cast resin, nails, copper sulphate, clay, bones, black sand, etched steel, cut vinyl, snakeskin, fish skin, copper wire, hand-thrown glazed ceramic, coins, felt, taxidermy insects, salt, 139.5 x 323 x 202 cm. Installation view at the Venice Biennale, 2015

More news

Open Every Friday until 9 pm


From August 11 onwards we will be open every Friday from
11AM – 9 PM.

Opening Hours from Tuesday - Sunday remain
11AM – 6 PM. More

Andreas Schmitten Falkenrot Preis 2017

The Falkenrot Preis was initiated in 2005 and is being presented for the eleventh time this year. It is awarded to innovative artists whose works cross the borders of established artistic disciplines, thereby setting new standards. The Falkenrot Prize winner in 2017 is Andreas Schmitten (*1980), who lives in Düsseldorf.

More

WE PLUS YOU - Guided Tours. Andreas Schmitten & Marcus Herse

Andreas Schmitten & Marcus Herse investigate urbanity, consumption and production. Between Aura and everyday life, promises and control, car parks and resonably parks in an immersive parcours from installation, sculpture and directed. 



More

Performative Sculptures

There is no avoiding Erwin Wurm in 2017.  Internationally represented in several major exhibitions, his works are on display alongside Brigitte Kowanz at the Austrian Pavilion of this year’s Art Biennial in Venice. Starting in June, the 21er Haus shows his statues and performative sculptures. More