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Bath, Video, 2006

Award Winning Video Works Bath (2006) Die Young Stay Pretty (2006) 

Selected from over 750 applicants by Frances Morris, Head of Collections (International Art), Tate Modern, and Enrique Juncosa, Director, Irish Museum of Modern Art. Francis Morris and Enrique Juncosa agreed that Michael Gurhy’s work “beautifully addresses the Crawford Open theme Sleep of Reason. It is small-scale work but potent in terms of emotion. His work addresses youth culture but evokes a knowledge of the unforeseen, of premonition”