Brook Andrew

Brook Andrew is a Melbourne based artist who works with neon, installation, photomedia, mixed-media, performance and video. Andrew challenges cultural and historical perception, using text and image to comment on local and global issues regarding race, consumerism and history.

His work with archival material has created debate and new thought surrounding contemporary philosophies regarding memory, its conceptual and visual potency linking local with international histories. By co-opting the tools of advertising, the media, museums and Wiradjuri language and culture, Brook Andrew’s art challenges the limitations imposed by power structures, historical amnesia, stereotyping and complicity.

Laura Murray Cree, ‘Brook Andrew’, Artist Profile, Issue 11, 2010, pp. 50-59

 

 

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Untitled (Yellow Stripes) 2017
Cotton, acrylic, spray paint and ink
240 x 160 x 5.5. cm
Tolarno Galleries @50 Pt 1
Untitled (Gold Drip) 2017
Cotton and ink
110 x 170 x 4.5 cm
Tolarno Galleries @50 Pt 1
Untitled (Gold Drip) (left) Untitled (Yellow Stripes) (right) 2017
Cotton and ink | Cotton, acrylic, spray paint and ink
110 x 170 x 4.5 cm | 240 x 160 x 5.5. cm
Tolarno Galleries @50 Pt 1
SPIN 2017
Installation view
SPIN 2017
Installation view
SPIN 2017
Installation view
SPIN 2017
Installation view
Installation view 8 Brook Andrew SPIN_cropped.