Helen Anna Flanagan is an artist working in video, performance and installation. Flanagan was a resident at HISK, Gent from 2019-20 and is a graduate of Falmouth University of Arts (UK) and AKV St Joost (NL). A selection of solo exhibitions includes CENTRALE | lab, Brussels; IKOB Museum of Contemporary Art, Eupen; V2_ Lab for the Unstable Media, Rotterdam; bb15, Linz; galerie Gallery, Rotterdam and Wallgallery, Rotterdam. Her work has been shown in group exhibitions including Aspex, Portsmouth; Museum M, Leuven; Focal Point Gallery, Southend; WIELS, Brussels; Kunsthal Gent; Projektraum 145, Berlin; Netwerk Aalst; IMAI, Düsseldorf; M HKA, Antwerp; CAMPO Victoria, Gent; MOMA Odessa, among many others. Her films have been presented at several festivals and platforms including Sharjah Film Platform (AE), Lo schermo dell’arte Film Festival (IT), Proyector Plataforma de Videoarte (SP), Go Short International Film Festival (NL), Experiments in Cinema (USA), Film and Video Poetry Symposium (USA), November Film Festival (UK), Plymouth Contemporary (UK), Art Rotterdam (NL), and The Room Projects (FR). Her work has been awarded the IKOB Feminist Art Prize (2019), the VISIO Young Talent Acquisition Prize (2020), the second prize of Art Contest Brussels (2021) and a fellowship with the theatre company Needcompany (2021).
Upcoming solo exhibitions include Atelier Arthur Rogiers, Brussels (2022), Ballon Rouge Gallery, Brussels (2023) and Gallery Miroslav Kraljevic, Zagreb (2023).