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A video artist who weaves together old VHS footage, YouTube clips and censored erotic images and another who delivers fast-paced spoken-word performances were named for the shortlist of this year's Turner Prize Wednesday.James Richards and Tris Vonna-Michell are among four nominees for the 25,000-pound ($42,000) contemporary art prize, along with filmmaker Duncan Campbell and print-maker Ciara Phillips.Celebrating its 30th birthday this year, the Turner Prize was made famous by Damien Hirst and Tracey Emin and is notorious for challenging the public's perceptions about what constitutes art.The prize is open to any contemporary artist under the age of 50 who was born in Britain or is living or working there, and is judged on the work they have shown in the last 12 months.
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