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Turner artist drops far-right aide
Turner artist drops far-right aide

By Dipesh Gadher Tuesday, 17 January 2012 One of Britain’s leading artists has accepted his assistant’s resignation after learning that she made a donation to the far-right English Defence League (EDL). Sir Howard Hodgkin, a Turner prize winner, said it was “impossible” to continue employing Ann Marchini, 62, because he felt the EDL had “despicable […]

Turner artist drops far-right aide
Turner artist drops far-right aide

By Dipesh Gadher Tuesday, 17 January 2012 One of Britain’s leading artists has accepted his assistant’s resignation after learning that she made a donation to the far-right English Defence League (EDL). Sir Howard Hodgkin, a Turner prize winner, said it was “impossible” to continue employing Ann Marchini, 62, because he felt the EDL had “despicable […]