Turner Prize nominee Spartacus Chetwynd stages carnivalesque live performances, which mix a distinctive DIY aesthetic with a large measure of fun.

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In this film Spartacus Chetwynd selects footage from some of her past performance events, and talks about her approach. Combining a broad spectrum of historical and cultural sources, Chetwynd makes paintings, performances and sculptural installations, with handmade costumes and sets, which conjure an atmosphere of joyful improvisation.For the Turner Prize exhibition Chetwynd restages key moments from her nominated exhibition Odd Man Out 2011 which addressed ideas of democracy and the consequences of decision making.