Questionnaire

Ahead of the opening of her Tate Britain Duveen Galleries commission The Squash, the Turner Prize nominee answers our Questionnaire

Q: What should stay the same? A:‘The North Pole.’

View from a plane flying over the Alps. Courtesy and photograph: the artist

Q: What should stay the same? A: ‘Nature, the earth.’

Hendrik Goltzius, Pietà, 1596. Courtesy: National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

Q: What should change? A: 'At the Moment, Britain's slow car crash into Brexit.'

Roni Horn, Untitled from the series 'Still Water (The River Thames, For Example)', 1999, lithograph on paper, 77 x 105 cm. Courtesy: American Acquisitions Committee 2005 © Tate, London 2017

Q: What do you like the look of? A: Water, always, in any weather. Calm, stormy, in the morning, at sunset, even at night.

Untitled, 2017. Courtesy and photograph: William Forsythe

Q: What do you wish you knew? A: ‘Why I find vacuuming the house so oddly gratifying.’

Q: What do you like the look of? A: Art that does not look like art

Clockwise from top left: Elmgreen & Dragset, Study for ‘One Day’, 2015; Hans-Peter Feldmann, Untitled, 1999; and Dan Perjovschi, Out of Print, 2007.Courtesy: Elmgreen & Dragset and Hans-Peter Feldmann.  

Q: What images keep you company in the space where you work?

Q: What do you like the look of? A: Someone who knows who they are

Q: What do you like the look of? A: Pears

Q: What do you wish you knew? A: All that I don’t, of course!

Charles Atlas, Untitled and undated image supplied by the artist. Courtesy: the artist

Q: What should stay the same? A: Change.