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Harry, 2003

Video and sculptures. Works inspired by Harry, an 81-year-old former boxer with dementia during an artist's residency at Age Concern Kensington & Chelsea, London. The film 'Harry' is in the Arts Council England Collection.


This film is about Harry, a feisty former boxer, jazz drummer and ballroom dancer who had dementia. Comprising footage of his activities at a day centre and a visit to a boxing gym, it offers a glimpse of his undiminished flair for performance and his zest for life.


A boxer's speedball cast in glass. Dimensions: 60x56x75cm.

Speedball - detail


A mouthguard custom-fitted for Harry, cast in glass. He had only two molars remaining. Dimensions:5.5x5x1.5cm.