Gavin Turk

born 1967

Gavin Turk, ‘Font’ 2006
Font 2006
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In Tate Britain


Gavin Turk (b 1967) is a British artist from Guildford in Surrey, and is considered to be one of the Young British Artists. Turk's oeuvre deals with issues of authenticity and identity, engaged with modernist and avant-garde debates surrounding the 'myth' of the artist and the 'authorship' of a work of art.

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