When did Big Ideas make a comeback at the Turner Prize? Did they ever go away? In its 30-year history it seems that everything that wasn’t painting has been labelled “conceptual art”. But we know that labels can be very misleading, and the “concep
Turner Prize nominee Tris Vonna-Michell discusses his creation of multilayered narratives delivered as audio recordings and slide projections in this film shot in his Stockholm studio and the exhibition installation at Tate Britain.
The single moment of wonder in this year’s Turner Prize exhibition comes in James Richards’ film installation, Rosebud (2013). A flickering black and white series of images on a large monitor show what appears to be a budgerigar perched on a hand, res