The Jarman Award 2011
Anja Kirschner & David Panos were selected from a shortlist which included: Ed Atkins; Clio Barnard; Claire Hooper; Hilary Koob-Sassen; Torsten Lauschmann; Elizabeth Price; Laure Prouvost; Imogen Stidworthy; and Corin Sworn.
The jury panel, said of Kirschner and Panos:
"working fluidly between cinema and gallery practice, they have produced a distinguished body of work whose sophistication and activist spirit impressed the jury."
For the first year, the 2011 shortlist was extended to present the work of 10 artists, in order to offer a more comprehensive survey of the work and practice of UK film and video artists, and celebrate the rich and eclectic array of work emerging in recent years.
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