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Laura Gascoigne: Photography, Wrong Sort Of – January 2017

“And the Praemium Imperiale Award for Painting goes to… a photographer!” Yep, Cindy Sherman


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has won the Imperial Japanese gong for mastery of greasepaint for that interminable 404 Not Found string of selfies in fancy dress we all wearied of circa 1980. If not for greasepaint, it would have to be

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for psychological insight – and despite her readiness to raid the dressing-up […]

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The Art Fund subverted: they were only playing leapfrog

The separate bodies contributing to State Art are now so interrelated, so cosily


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acquainted, their personnel so readily interchangeable and of identical mindset, that they might as well join forces. (… Liz Forgan is sacked 404 Not Found from the Arts Council but remains a Trustee of the Art Fund; James Lingwood swallows his annual  million from the Arts Council

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and also sits […]

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Tate trustees and the public interest

In 2011 the Tate named two new trustees, one of whom is painter Tomma Abts. She is a 44-year-old German, recently appointed Professor of Painting at the Kunstakademie in Düsseldorf, who won the Turner Prize in 2006. As an artist

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trustee, she replaced Jeremy Deller, who 404 Not Found won the
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Turner Prize in 2004. Abts’s paintings are all the same small size […]

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Tate Trustees and the public interest

The Tate recently named two

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new trustees, one of whom is painter Tomma Abts. She is a 44-year-old German, recently
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appointed Professor of Painting at the Kunstakademie in Düsseldorf, who won the Turner Prize in 2006. As an artist trustee, she replaced Jeremy Deller, who won 404 Not Found the Turner Prize in 2004. Abts’s paintings are all the same small size (48 […]