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Turner Prize 2016

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Michael Dean, Sic Glyphs, 2016, (detail) © The Artist, courtesy of Herald St, London 

Anthea Hamilton, Project for Door (After Gaetano Pesce), 2015, © Anthea Hamilton

Helen Marten, Night-blooming genera, 2015, (detail), © The Artist, courtesy Sadie Coles (HQ)

Josephine Pryde, Für Mich 2, 2014, © The Artist, courtesy Simon Lee Gallery, London 

Discover the four artists shortlisted for this year's award

The Turner Prize is awarded annually to an artist under fifty, born, living or working in Britain, for an outstanding exhibition or public presentation of their work anywhere in the world in the previous year. The four shortlisted artists for the Turner Prize 2016 are:

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Clockwise from top left Installation view of Sic Glyphs 2016, South London Gallery, Image courtesy of the artist, Herald St, London, Mendes Wood DM, Sao Paulo, Supportico Lopez, Berlin, Photo: Andy Keate Photo of Michael Dean, Photo taken by the artist In

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Installation view of Sic Glyphs 2016, South London Gallery, Image courtesy of the artist, Herald St, London, Mendes Wood DM, Sao Paulo, Supportico Lopez, Berlin, Photo: Andy Keate

Photo of Michael Dean, Photo taken by the artist

Installation view of Sic Glyphs 2016, South London Gallery, Image courtesy of the artist, Herald St, London, Mendes Wood DM, Sao Paulo, Supportico Lopez, Berlin, Photo: Andy Keate

Clockwise from top left Portrait of Anthea Hamilton, Photo by Lewis Ronald Project for Door (After Gaetano Pesce), 2015 installation view, Anthea Hamilton: Lichen! Libido! Chastity!, SculptureCenter, 2015, Courtesy the artist, Photo: Kyle Knodell Brick Su

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Portrait of Anthea Hamilton Photo by Lewis Ronald

Project for Door (After Gaetano Pesce) 2015 installation view, Anthea Hamilton: Lichen! Libido! Chastity!, SculptureCenter, 2015, Courtesy the artist, Photo: Kyle Knodell

Brick Suit 2010, installation view, Anthea Hamilton: Lichen! Libido! Chastity! SculptureCenter, 2015, Wool, lining, 22 x 5 x 46 inches (55.9 x 12.7 x 116.8 cm), Courtesy the artist. Photo: Kyle Knodell

Clockwise from top left Photo of Helen Marten, Photo by Juergen Teller Night-blooming genera, 2015 (detail), Spun aluminium, airbrushed steel, welded steel, lacquered hardwoods, stitched fabric, handthrown glazed ceramic, leather, glass, feathers, acid et

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Photo of Helen Marten Photo by Juergen Teller

Night-blooming genera 2015 (detail), Spun aluminium, airbrushed steel, welded steel, lacquered hardwoods, stitched fabric, handthrown glazed ceramic, leather, glass, feathers, acid etched concrete © The Artist, courtesy Sadie Coles HQ, London, Photography: Annik Wetter, Geneva

Limpet Apology (traffic tenses) 2015 Screen printing and painting on leather, suede, cotton, velvet; stained and sprayed Ash; folded steel; enamel paint on Balsa wood; airbrushed steel; magnets; inlaid Formica; Cherry © The Artist, courtesy Sadie Coles HQ, London, Photography: Annik Wetter, Geneva

Clockwise from top left Photo of Josephine Pryde, Photo: Dan Mitchell Für Mich 2, 2014, C-print Unframed: 60 x 45 cm (23 5/8 x 17 3/4 in.) Edition of 3 + 2 AP (SLG-JOP-08391) Courtesy of the artist and Simon Lee Gallery, London; Reena Spaulings Fine Art,

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Photo of Josephine Pryde Photo: Dan Mitchell

Für Mich 2 2014, C-print Unframed: 60 x 45 cm (23 5/8 x 17 3/4 in.) Edition of 3 + 2 AP (SLG-JOP-08391) Courtesy of the artist and Simon Lee Gallery, London; Reena Spaulings Fine Art, New York; and Galerie Neu, Berlin.

Installation view lapses in Thinking By the person i Am 2015 Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, Image courtesy of Josephine Pryde, Photo: Johnna Arnold

Since it was established in 1984 the Turner Prize has become one of the most prestigious international visual arts awards and has both reflected and contributed to a growing public awareness and interest in contemporary art. This year’s Turner Prize is awarded on 5 December 2016 and an announcement broadcast on the BBC

The members of the Turner Prize 2016 jury are:

  • Michelle Cotton, Director, Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn 
  • 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

With thanks to Sadie Coles, Greene Naftali Gallery, KÖNIG GALERIE and T293, Rome, for their support.

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27 September 2016 – 2 January 2017

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