Who’s going to win the Turner Prize?

Angela de la Cruz, 'Clutter', 2003

The winner of the 2010 Turner Prize will be announced this time next week. Sound artist Susan Philipz is the bookies clear favourite, with Dexter Dalwood and Angela de la Cruz jostling for second place.   Guardian art critic Adrian Searle is backing Philipz too (you can watch his video verdict online) but Leg of Lamb is rooting for de la Cruz.  Her busted-up paintings literally spill from their frames, while others lie crumpled on the floor in anticlimactic heaps.  The artist’s anthropomorphised semi-sculptures poke fun at the heroics of painting.

Check out the other contenders here before all is revealed on December 6…

Who’s going to win the Turner Prize?

2 thoughts on “Who’s going to win the Turner Prize?

  1. peta says:

    but I wouldn’t mind if a particular commercial art gallery, known for sporting shows from big ticket artists like Sol LeWitt, Antony Gormley and Pierre Huyghe, brought Susan Philipz out to Australia to do something site specific in Melbourne…

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