"...Richard Wright won the £25,000 cheque that accompanies Britain's most prestigious annual art prize. His contribution to this year's exhibition? An incredibly intricate painting in gold leaf that covers an entire wall of a gallery inside Tate Britain like a bolt of the finest damask wallpaper. A glorious, eminently civilised work, it looks gossamer-delicate, as though it has been woven out of sunbeams." - The Telegraph
The rest of the article, which can be read at the above link, should be read by anyone who wants to smile. Beauty is coming back to the forefront of the contemporary art scene which makes me super happy. I couldn't be more thrilled with the winner of the Turner Prize this year and see it only fitting that the painting featured above will be whited over at the end of the month. Renewal! Way to go.