2012 Turner Prize

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Tate Britain's 2012 Turner Prize was awarded to video artist Elizabeth Price for her 2012 twenty-minute video installation The Woolworths Choir of 1979. The other nominees were Spartacus Chetwynd, video artist Luke Fowler, and visual artist Paul Noble.[1]

The £25,000 prize was presented by Jude Law 3 December 2012 in a ceremony at Tate Britain. Elizabeth Price was the first pure video artist to win since Steve McQueen in 1999.[2]


  1. ^ "Turner Prize: Video artist Elizabeth Price wins". BBC News. 3 December 2012. Retrieved 3 December 2012.
  2. ^ Nick Clark (3 December 2012). "Elizabeth Price takes Turner Prize 2012 for 'seductive' video trilogy". The Independent. Retrieved 4 December 2012.

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