Cathy Wilkes

born 1966


Cathy Wilkes (born 1966) is an Irish artist from Northern Ireland who lives in Glasgow .She makes sculpture, paintings and installation. She won the Inaugural Maria Lassnig Prize in 2017, and was a nominee for a Turner Prize in 2008. Much of Wilkes work involves using human bodies/body part to interact with viewers. She is to represent Great Britain at the 58th Venice Biennale in 2019, with a major solo exhibition of new work.

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