In this short film, curator Katrina Schwarz talks about how David Shrigley's headless taxidermy work Ostrich was a rich starting point for putting together Lose Your Mind.

Through its inclusion Lose Your Mind, this flightless bird is now destined to fly and tour the world.

David Shrigley Oustrich
© Curator Katrina Schwarz and David Shrigley stand in front the shipping container containing his taxidermy work Ostrich at the Instituto Cabañas in Guadalajara, Mexico. © Carlos Jimenez

Ostrich was made in 2009 and is David Shrigley's largest taxidermy to date. It is now part of the British Council collection.

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