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Turner Prize 2018

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One of the best-known prizes for the visual arts in the world

Established in 1984, the Turner Prize is awarded to a British artist for an outstanding exhibition or other presentation of their work.

The four shortlisted artists for the Turner Prize 2018 are:

  • Forensic Architecture

  • Naeem Mohaiemen

  • Charlotte Prodger

  • Luke Willis Thompson

Counter Investigations: Forensic Architecture

Counter Investigations: Forensic Architecture at the Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA), Installation View.
Photo by Mark Blower

Naeem Mohaiemen Tripoli Cancelled 2017

Naeem Mohaiemen
Tripoli Cancelled 2017
single channel film.
Commissioned by documenta 14. Co-commissioned by Sharjah Art Foundation and Art Jameel. Additional support by Locus Athens, Hellinikon AE, and Experimenter.

Charlotte Prodger BRIDGIT 2016

Charlotte Prodger
Single channel video with sound, 32 Minutes
All images courtesy of the artist, Koppe Astner, Glasgow and Hollybush Gardens, London
Video still

Luke Willis Thompson autoportrait 2017

Luke Willis Thompson
autoportrait 2017
Installation view, Chisenhale Gallery 2017. Commissioned by Chisenhale Gallery and produced in partnership with Create. Courtesy of the artist.
hoto: Andy Keate.

The 2018 jury comprises Oliver Basciano, art critic and International Editor at ArtReview; Elena Filipovic, Director, Kunsthalle Basel; Lisa LeFeuvre, Head of Sculpture Studies, Henry Moore Institute; and Tom McCarthy, novelist and writer. The winner of the prize will be announced at an award ceremony in December 2018.

Tate Britain

London SW1P 4RG
Plan your visit


26 September 2018 – 6 January 2019


£12.50 / FREE for Members

Ticketing information will be available shortly.

Meet the artists


Forensic Architecture

Read the biography for the Turner Prize 2018 nominee Forensic Architecture


Naeem Mohaiemen

Read the biography for the Turner Prize 2018 nominee Naeem Mohaiemen


Charlotte Prodger

Read the biography for the Turner Prize 2018 nominee Charlotte Prodger


Luke Willis Thompson

Read the biography for the Turner Prize 2018 nominee Luke Willis Thompson

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