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Mark Wallinger

Born in 1959, Chigwell, United Kingdom

Lives and works in London, United Kingdom

Overview

Working across a range of media, including sculpture, video, photography, performance, printmaking and painting, Mark Wallinger creates work that explores power, authority, reality and illusion. From social issues of class and nationalism to Einstein’s theory of relativity, Wallinger’s practice intertwines politics and the everyday in both nuanced and visible ways. For example, his installation State Britain, which won Turner Prize in 2007, was an exact copy of peace protester Brian Haw’s protes...Read more