24.05.2017Turner Contemporary to host Turner Prize in 2019

'It was announced today that the host venue for Turner Prize 2019 will be Turner Contemporary in Margate.


'One of the best known prizes for the visual arts in the world, the Turner Prize aims to promote public debate around new developments in contemporary British art. Every other year, the prize leaves Tate Britain and is presented at a venue outside London. In 2019 it will be presented at Turner Contemporary which, since opening in 2011, has had a catalytic effect on social and cultural regeneration in Kent, and has established an international reputation.'


Image © Simon Menges