The Art World's Newest Star Is Turner Prize Winner Duncan Campbell

December 2, 2014 2:10 PM

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LONDON (AP) — Video artist Duncan Campbell has won Britain's prestigious Turner Prize with a film essay that includes a dance sequence inspired by Karl Marx.

Ireland-born, Scotland-based Campbell took the 25,000-pound ($40,000) award for "It For Others," which combines African art, political philosophy and images from Northern Ireland 's "troubles" to explore ideas of value and commodification.

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