Past Event Other Venue Exhibition

Turner Prize 2011

21 October 2011 – 8 January 2012

The Turner Prize 2011 was awarded to Martin Boyce by photographer Mario Testino. This was the first Prize to be presented outside of Tate  

Turner Prize 2011 poster

Video placeholder

TateShots: Turner Prize 2011, Martin Boyce

Shortlist

Jury

  • Chair: Penelope Curtis, Director Tate Britain
  • Katrina Brown, Director, The Common Guild, Glasgow
  • Vasif Kortun, SALT, Istanbul
  • Nadia Schneider, Freelance Curator
  • Godfrey Worsdale, Director, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art

Turner Prize 2011 in quotes

Even if people don't care about art, they still know it's art," he says. "I think the Turner Prize has been part of that process that has allowed people, whether they like it or are interested in art... they know it's art, and that's a big step.Martin Boyce speaking to the BBCHis installations riff on modernist design, which sounds dry, but Boyce manages to produce distinctly poetic environments from a range of carefully crafted materialsBen Luke, Evening Standard, 6 December 2011This year’s Turner Prize has been awarded to Martin Boyce, whose recreation of a park scene included a wonky bin as its centrepiece.Eleanor Harding, The Daily Mail, 6 December 2011

Venue

Other Venue
SW1P 4RG

Dates

21 October 2011 – 8 January 2012

Supporting content

Video

TateShots: Turner Prize 2011, George Shaw

Painter George Shaw is one of the nominees for the Turner Prize 2011.

Video

TateShots: Turner Prize 2011, Martin Boyce

Turner Prize nominee Martin Boyce’s work explores the visual language of modernist architecture and design.

Video

TateShots: Turner Prize 2011, Karla Black

Karla Black’s unorthodox and innovative approach to sculpture has led to a nomination for the Turner Prize 2011.

Video

TateShots: Turner Prize 2011, Hilary Lloyd

Turner Prize nominee Hilary Lloyd makes films and videos that draw attention to unnoticed details in everyday life.