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Turner Prize winning artist Laure Prouvost is coming back to South Cumbria - the place where her prize-winning work began.
She'll open her exhibition in Coniston tomorrow, aided by teenagers and craftspeople from the community. Fiona Marley Paterson has been for a look.
South Lakeland District Council have welcomed the news that a piece of artwork - that was created in the area - has won this year's Turner Prize.
SLDC’s Director of People and Places, David Sykes, said:
The jury, chaired by the Director of Tate Britain, Penelope Curtis, said that Prouvost’s work was “unexpectedly moving” and praised its “complex and courageous combination of images and objects in a deeply atmospheric environment”.
A museum in South Cumbria is getting ready to welcome back a prestigious artist the have claimed as their own.
Grizedale Arts, based at the Ruskin Museum in Consiton, commissioned 'Wantee', a video by French artist Laure Prouvost.
It made her the latest Turner Prize winner and she is coming back to Coniston this weekend.
This year's Turner Prize-winning artwork is going on display in Cumbria where it was conceived and created.
The winning exhibit, Wantee by Laure Provoust, will be at the Ruskin Museum in Coniston.
She was announced as the winner of the prestigious contemporary art prize on Monday.