GT on Talk Art

Robert & Russell meet leading artist Gavin Turk. They discuss tailored suits, artist persona, veganism and a lifetime interest in the surreal form of an egg. We explore Turk’s iconic early works including four antiqued mirror cubes in ‘Robert Morris Untitled 1965-72’ (1990) and the iconic ‘Cave’ (1991) an ‘historical blue plaque’ to commemorate work done by […]

Gavin Turk takes his eggs giant and bronze at Somerset House ovular unveiling

Easter came early to Somerset House as Gavin Turk unveiled a giant bronze egg on the building’s River Terrace yesterday morning. Oeuvre (Verdrigris)(2018) was wrapped up—Christo style—in white canvas and bound with rope and as Turk slipped the first knot and proceeded to unravel its lengths, he confided that his egg obsession stretched back to 1992. […]

Gavin Turk Unveils The world’s Largest Giant Egg Collaboration

Just in time for Easter, the sensational/YBA artist Gavin Turk has unveiled an ambitious new project in collaboration with Photo London, Somerset House, and Ben Brown Fine Arts, featuring his giant bronze egg sculpture, ‘Oeuvre’, to be unveiled on the River Terrace at Somerset House on 14th April. I want to take this moment a […]

Gavin Turk Launches Giant Egg Collaboration with Photo London

Article by Lee Sharrock for Fad Magazine Lee Sharrock visited us at the studio and interviewed Gavin, you can read the full article here and read a snippet from the piece below. Gavin Turk Launches Giant Egg Collaboration with Photo London ‘Portrait of an Egg’ is a unique project conceived by Gavin Turk, which will […]