About

Sean Flynn was born, raised and educated in Cork City, Ireland. After winning National Student of the Year award, he moved to London to complete a Masters Degree in Fine Art Print Making at Chelsea College of Art and Design.

He continues to live and work in London close to the place where William Blake spoke to the angels.

He is a member of the Southbank Printmakers Association at Gabriel's Wharf:
www.southbankprintmakers.com / facebook.com/SouthbankPrinmakers



Education:
1996 - 1997: PGCE (Art pathway); University of Greenwich
1987 - 1988: Masters Degree in Fine Art Printmaking; Chelsea College of Art and Design
1984 - 1988: NCEA Diploma in Fine Art Printmaking (with distinction); Crawford College of Art and Design, Cork, Ireland



Selected exhibitions:
1988 London Institute Gallery, Beak St. W1
1990 Springboard Irish Life mall, Dublin, Ireland
1992 Young Contemporaries, Triskel Arts Centre, Cork, Ireland
1994 Crawford Municipal Art Gallery, Cork, Ireland
1995 Preugia Town Hall, Umbria, Italy
1996 Temple Bar International Print, Dublin, Ireland
1998 University of Greenwich
2000 Kudos, Charing Cross, London
2002 Clapham Picture House, London
2004 Curzon, Shaftesbury Avenue, London
2006 Taking Stock, Triskel, Cork, Ireland
2006 Taking Stock, Halsinglands Museum, Hudiksvall, Sweden

2012-2013 Cork Printmakers, Wandesford Quay Gallery, Cork, Ireland


Awards:
1987 Penn Chemical Purchase Prize
1988 Student of the Year, National Council for Educational Awards, Ireland
1988 Royal Academy of Fine Arts Print Prize


Collections:
Inner London Educational Authority
Cork Institute of Technology
Chelsea College of Art and Design


In the Print Studio