Room 2 Where’s My Breakfast
‘Flann’s architectural digest’ is a series of drawings exploring Flann O’Brien’s illusionistic architecture & the denizens that haunt it. In ‘Flann’s #17′ a rubber band wraith hovers in the Mad Woman’s attic, kept at bay only by the guardians ‘toes n toast’ & ‘Jerry’s lunch’.
Together, the drawings and the clay things are a celebration of the absurd. Ordinary objects mutate into a simmering consomme of fact & fiction. In this series of parallel worlds Hanna Barbera meets the Rationalist philosophers.
Oona Grimes is currently Visiting Lecturer at the Royal College of Art ; Ruskin School of Fine Art – Oxford University & University of the Arts London.
Selected exhibitions: 2015, Stop Bugging Me, frame 2, Tintype; 2015, Delta, 5 Years; 2015, Abstract Apartment, Deborah House; 2015, Intersecting Practice of Contemporary Printmaking; 2015, Hangzhou China; 2014, Chapter two, Danielle Arnaud co art [solo show ]; 2014, Discerning Eye, Mall Galleries invited by Helen Sumpter & Emma Stibbon RA [ prizewinner]; 2014, When Is Now, 5 Years solo; 2014, Against Nature, Camberwell Space; 2014, Pigdogandmonkey Manifesto : Airspace Gallery Stoke On Trent & 2015 Phoenix Gallery Exeter; 2014, Glass Cat #2, Wimbledon Space; 2013, Glass Cat, Danielle Arnaud co art.
Oona Grimes is represented by Danielle Arnaud co art