Mark Leckey

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Cash as canvas, Turner returns and footy gets fashionable – the week in art
An exhibition on money as protest art, the creativity of terrace culture in Merseyside and Frick Collection treasures visit the National – all in your weekly dispatch

Jonathan Jones

04, Nov, 2022 @12:03 PM

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‘It’s manic!’ Turner-winner Mark Leckey’s dream comes true as he opens an art school in Cornwall
Redruth, one of the most deprived areas in Britain, has become a beacon for isolated West Country artists. And this is just the beginning, says Leckey, as he eyes other outposts in the north

Oliver Berry

11, Jul, 2022 @7:00 AM

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The road to everywhere – Mark Leckey: O' Magic Power of Bleakness review
In this astonishing show, the artist has built a life-sized mock-up of a motorway underpass. The result is a supernatural riot that whisks you back to his Wirral youth, with help from music, adverts and old film footage

Adrian Searle

24, Sep, 2019 @5:00 AM

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Concrete art: Mark Leckey's M53 motorway bridge at Tate Britain
London gallery calls Turner Prize winner’s immersive exhibition ‘an audio-visual play’

Mark Brown

23, Sep, 2019 @1:18 PM

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A rebel sharpens her pencil and Hirst spreads his wings – the week in art
Devlin stages a takeover, Cattelan washes his hands of guilt and Turner lets off some steam – all in your weekly dispatch

Jonathan Jones

20, Sep, 2019 @2:20 PM

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Mark Leckey: ‘There has to be a belief that art has this power, this charisma'
The Turner prize-winning artist on reconstructing part of the M53 for his new Tate Britain show

Miranda Sawyer

14, Sep, 2019 @3:00 PM

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Interstellar sexual adventures and underground erotica – Glasgow International review
This year’s citywide showcase is a sprawling, ambitious mixture of the marvellous and the mundane, with Tai Shani’s S&M-tinged installation the edgy standout

Adrian Searle

20, Apr, 2018 @3:57 PM

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Fiorucci: why the disco-friendly label is perfect for 2017
Associated with New York 70s cool, Fiorucci’s Lexington Avenue store was known as the ‘daytime Studio 54’ – but there’s no time like the present for a relaunch of this playful heritage brand

Lauren Cochrane

22, Mar, 2017 @3:34 PM

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Richard Branson's big head and naked sax player star in art show
Installation by Benedict Drew on show in Arts Council Collection exhibition in Liverpool

Mark Brown Arts correspondent

27, Oct, 2016 @6:07 PM

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Mark Leckey: the raving artist goes large at MoMA PS1 in New York
Inspired by the 90s rave scene, the artist has filled the Queens space with footage of sweaty nightclubs, trippy images and soundsystems blasting fart sounds

Nadja Sayej

27, Oct, 2016 @4:33 PM

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How Mark Leckey became the artist of the YouTube generation | Charlotte Higgins
The long read: Six years after he won the prestigious Turner prize, Leckey remains little known outside the art world – but he has quietly become one of the most influential artists in Britain

Charlotte Higgins

26, Mar, 2015 @6:00 AM

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London's fourth plinth: the artists fighting the latest battle of Trafalgar

Models of the six shortlisted projects for Britain's most talked-about public sculpture commission go on show

Charlotte Higgins, chief arts writer

25, Sep, 2013 @8:50 AM

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