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The 2016 Turner Prize is a Load of Old Arse

What's wrong with just painting a pretty picture? The Turner Prize is Britain's biggest art prize, and each year awards £40,000 to winning artists under the age of 50. Named after the artist JMW Turner, who mostly used to paint smudgy pictures of ships, the prize has gained a reputation for celebrating the bizarre, the weird and the avant-garde. Read More >>

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The 2016 Turner Prize is a Load of Old Arse

What's wrong with just painting a pretty picture? The Turner Prize is Britain's biggest art prize, and each year awards £40,000 to winning artists under the age of 50. Named after the artist JMW Turner, who mostly used to paint smudgy pictures of ships, the prize has gained a reputation for celebrating the bizarre, the weird and the avant-garde. Read More >>

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Tracey Emin’s Grubby Sheets Back on Display

Artist Tracey Emin's controversial My Bed installation is going back on display in the UK, with the Tate Britain putting the famous Britart ode to relationships out in one of its rooms along with some sketches. We can't find it on Airbnb yet, though. [Standard] Read More >>

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Six Contenders for Trafalgar Square Plinth Unveiled, One of ’em With MOVING PARTS

The cute little public art space in Trafalgar Square is opening itself up again for submissions, with a shortlist of six possible new works for the spare plinth now public. And one of them's animated, with some art lunatic proposing to exhibit two revolving robotic cones. Read More >>