Phillip Warnell is an artist, filmmaker
Ming of Harlem: twenty one storeys in the air, in progress, 2014
Phillip Warnell is currently working on a new film project with the financial support of The Wellcome Trust, ACE & CCA, Belgium, in association with Picture Palace Pictures, NYC and Michigan Films, Belgium.
I first saw the light, 2012
16mm film loop work. A project with the archive at The Royal London Hospital, Whitechapel. A footnote to David Lynch...
Next screening in a curated programme by Jean-Francois Rettig and Nathalie Henon at the Biennial of Contemporary Art of Cartagena de Indias in Colombia in Feb 2014. Further details to follow..
Being presented in exhibition at the Fotogalerie, Vienna in May 2014. Details and exhibition dates to follow
Outlandish: Strange Foreign Bodies, 2009
and heart transplant recipient Jean-Luc Nancy meditates on the history
and integrity of bodies: their secrets, their touching, their annihilation
and strangeness, in Phillip Warnell’s short film, Outlandish:
Strange Foreign Bodies (20mins, 35mm).
Next presentation in 'Falling through the Cracks' LALD gallery, Italy. February 2014
Available now. Outlandish: Strange Foreign Bodies: an artists publication, with original texts by Jean-Luc Nancy, Andrea Lissoni and Phillip Warnell, along with production stills from the film (Nov 2010). Available now from The South London Gallery, London, or by writing directly to firstname.lastname@example.org
Outlandish was reviewed in Frieze online
The Girl with X-ray Eyes, 2008
See the film online here:
The Girl with X-ray Eyes is screening at the Center for Contemporary Art in Tel Aviv, Monday 8th April, 2013. Curated by Jean-Pierre Rehm as 'The Eyes, The Ears, The Lips: What Community?'
The Girl with X-ray Eyes has been curated for inclusion at the Sharjah Biennale, 2013. In an outdoor courtyard cinema the film will be screened five times on 35mm between Mar-May. Curated by Jean-Pierre Rehm and Apichatpong Weerasethakul
The Girl with X-ray Eyes book is available for purchase online from The Live Art Development
Phillip Warnell is a co-curator of Essential Experiments, a twice monthly screening of experimental film at BFI Southbank
Mentor for the BFI Doc-Next film commission scheme
Hear Phillip Warnell's recent paper, 'The Beast with Two Back's', CRASSH, Cambridge University, April 2013
Hear Phillip Warnell's recent paper on 'Projections of Animality' at the Natural History Museum, London, June 2011
Leonardo article from 2009, Intimate Distances. Available as a free PDF download here:
Life-Like: an organ in search of a body. Phillip Warnell's article on bodily migration.
Meet Your Inside: Endoscopic visualisations. Jan-Eric Olsen. n.b. there are date inaccuracies in this article.
Body voyage as visual representation and performance, featuring Phillip Warnell's work.
MING OF HARLEM: TWENTY ONE STOREYS IN THE AIR. Work in progress, 2014
I first saw the light: 11min 16mm film was at The South London Gallery. Photo: Lucy Parker
Outlandish: Strange Foreign Bodies: A 20 minute film made in collaboration with Jean-Luc Nancy
Outlandish: Strange Foreign Bodies - 35mm
film, 20mins. with Jean-Luc Nancy
The Meaning of the world Outside the World - A feature on Phillip Warnell's film work, Mousse No. 22 2010,
world of the shadowless person - Article in Semaine Contemporary Art. No.9 Jan 2008