SHITFISH

SHITFISH

Opening Wednesday 14 January 2009, 6.30 – 8.30pm
Open Thursday – Saturday, 11am – 6pm and by appointment
Open until Saturday 14 February 2009

  • The Mexican was bought off a patient who was in hospital with mental health problems. When the patient talked about The Mexican she described how the process of making him had helped her – ‘healing through making’ was how she put it. The listener came to realise that TV was her healing.

JOSEPHINE FLYNN Born 1975, Leigh, Based in Leeds.
Flynn gained her MA Fine Art at Sheffield Hallam University (2006), BA Fine Art at Leeds Metropolitan University (1998). Recent solo exhibitions include The International 3, Manchester; Axel Lapp, Berlin; Associates, London (all 2007).

Josephine Flynn
‘Strange but Different’, 2009, 5 x Pen on Television Sets, 4 x DVDs (2 with Audio), a TV channel, 4 x Chairs, Papier Mache, Blu-tak, Love Hearts

Josephine Flynn
Detail View: ‘Strange but Different’, 2009

Josephine Flynn
Detail View: ‘Strange but Different’, 2009

Josephine Flynn
Detail View: ‘Strange but Different’, 2009

Josephine Flynn
Digital Still: ‘Strange but Different’, 2009

Josephine Flynn
Digital Still: ‘Strange but Different’, 2009

Josephine Flynn
‘The Plant (i)’, Pen on Paper, Selloptape, 2009

Josephine Flynn
As yet Untitled, Chewing Gum, Pen on Masking Tape, 2009

Josephine Flynn
‘Untitled’, Pen on Colour Photocopy of Caspar David Friedrich, ‘The Wanderer above a Sea of Mist’, c.1818, 2009

Josephine Flynn
‘Untitled’, Pen on Colour Photocopy of Caspar David Friedrich, ‘The Sea of Ice’, c.1823/4, 2009