Flinn was born in New York, USA, in 1987 explores the notions of our primordial instincts of survival and the confinement of such by social infrastructures, where these concepts often intermingle ideas ranging from botany to the fall of the Roman Empire. Violence, repression, betrayal and resurrection play an integral role in his language. He utilizes sculpture, installations, drawing and photographs to explore these concepts.
He has a BFA from the School of Visual Arts and exhibited in New York and Italy. He lives in Manhattan and works in Greenport, Long Island.