Madeleine Flynn

Madeleine Flynn Photographer Credit Brighton Festival

Sage Arts will be working with Madeleine Flynn on various new projects in 2019 and 2020.


Madeleine Flynn is a leading Australian artist who creates unexpected situations for listening. She has a long-term collaborative practice with Tim Humphrey. Her work is driven by a curiosity and questioning about sound in human culture and seeks to evolve and engage with new processes and audiences, through public and participative interventions. Her practice intertwines local, national and international relationships. In 2017 her practice was awarded the prestigious national Australia Council Award for Emerging and Experimental Artforms, and she has 5 Green Room Awards and 2 APRA AMC Awards for Excellence.

Her work has been presented and commissioned widely internationally including Setouchi Triennale, Japan: Theater Der Welt, Germany: Brighton Festival UK: Sonica Festival Glasgow: Asian Arts Theater, Gwangju: Incheon Art Platform, Seoul: Sydney Festival Australia: Melbourne Festival Australia: AsiaTopa, Melbourne: Perth Festival Australia: MONA FOMA Australia: Kennedy Center, Washington USA ANTI Festival Finland amongst many others.

Her current areas of interest are existential risk, artificial intelligence in public space, and long form socially engaged public art interventions. Her practice is documented at



photo: Madeleine Flynn by Brighton Festival.