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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SPIN 2017
Installation view
SPIN 2017
Installation view
SPIN 2017
Installation view
SPIN 2017
Installation view
SPIN 2017
Installation view
Untitled (Waterfall) 2017
Paper, acrylic polymer paint, metallic pigment powder, neon and glue on dibond
160 x 240 cm
Untitled (Waterfall) (detail) 2017
Paper, acrylic polymer paint, metallic pigment powder, neon and glue on dibond
160 x 240 cm
The Monthly VI 2017
Paper, acrylic polymer paint, oil, spray paint, ink metallic pigment powder, cotton and glue on dibond
160 x 240 cm