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Exhibition Art

Exhibiting the mad psychiatrist

BMJ 2000; 320 doi: (Published 12 February 2000) Cite this as: BMJ 2000;320:453
  1. Peter Byrne, senior lecturer in psychiatry
  1. University of Kent at Canterbury

    Installation “It is only by confining one's neighbour that one is convinced of one's own sanity?” (1995) and film QM, I think I shall call her QM (1997, duration 28 minutes) by Ann-Sofi Sidén (film codirected with Tony Gerber)

    South London Gallery, 65 Peckham Street, London, until 5 March. Admission free

    Swedish artist Ann-Sofi Sidén, exhibiting for the first time in Britain, has based both pieces on the experiences of a psychotic psychiatrist. Sidén was one of several artists given access in 1994 to the home of New York …

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