BIO

Paul Andrew is an artist working in interdisciplinary ways and has been practicing and exhibiting professionally since 1984. Paul works in a range of roles including social practice and participatory culture, curatorial practice, artist-run activism, archives, writing, painting, photocopy, photography, super eight, performance for video, installation and community contribution methodologies.

CV (Brief)

Paul William ANDREW (Artist / Interdisciplinary)

1964 Born Brisbane, Lives and works Brisbane and Canaipa Island

EDUCATION

2017 – 2022

Doctoral Candidate ( on leave of absence 2019 -2020) , “Artists as A(na)rchivists: Unpacking Brisbane’s Artist-Run Initiatives (ARIs) and the Archive”, School of Creative Practice, Creative Industries Faculty, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane / AU

CURRENT PROJECTS

Whistling Kite Bird Hide, Art + Studio Projects / AU

Artist, Artist Curator, Researcher, Project Co-ordinator

2011 – 2022

THE ARI REMIX LIVING ARCHIVES & SOCIAL MEMORY PROJECT:
LOCAL COLOUR, CULTURE, PARTICIPATION, ARI HERITAGE
“A collective work in progress” ‘
/ AU – https://remix.org.au

Both Stages One and Two have been funded in part by Arts Queensland and the Australia Council 2015 & 2017 – Stage Three tba in September 2019

RECENT ARTS & DIFFABILITY PROJECT

Artist, Artist Curator, Researcher, Project Co-ordinator

2014 – 2017

The Epicormia Collective – ‘The Re-authoring Impulse’, NRCG, Northern Rivers, Ballina /AU – http://epicormiacollective.com

Funded by Create NSW 2015

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

2017

Artist Practitioner’s Report, ‘Risky Business – Digitally Archiving Australian Artist-Run Heritage 1970 to NOW’ – ARI Remix Living Archives Project’, Art as Archive, Archive as Art, Monash Centre CIRN and Informatics Conference 2017, Monash University, Prato / IT –  Funded in part by the Australia Council

GROUP EXHIBITIONS & RESIDENCIES

2019

Canaipa Mudlines  – Art and Environment – Canaipa Island – ephemeral ecology + art – Artist Residencies including Turtle Swamp, Melomy’s Wetlands, Rocky Point and Minjerribah ( various locations) / AU

2018 – 2019

‘The Man in the Irony Mask’, ‘The Patient – The Medical Subject in Contemporary Art’, Riddoch Gallery, Mt Gambier / AU

The Noticeboard, Clinton Street, Lower East Side NYC 1987 – 2018’, Milburn Prize, Brisbane Institute of Art, Brisbane/AU

2017

‘AXIS Wunderkammer: Street Archives 1987- 2017 (Firenze Prato Venezia Biennale Remix)’, Various Sites, Prato, Florence, Venice / IT

The Man in the Irony Mask’, ‘The Patient – The Medical Subject in Contemporary Art’, Manning Regional Gallery, Taree / AU

‘Artist-run Members Group Exhibition’, Darwin Visual Arts Association, Darwin / AU

2016

‘The Re-authoring Impulse’, Epicormia Collective, Six Artists working with Arts and Diffability, NRCG, Ballina /AU

The Man in the Irony Mask’, ‘The Patient – The Medical Subject in Contemporary Art’, University of NSW Gallery, Sydney /AU

‘Ephemeral Traces: Brisbane Artist-Runs in the 1980s’, University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane / AU

Artist-run Members Group Exhibition’, Darwin Visual Arts Association, Darwin / AU

2014

The Pineapple Remix’, ‘Harvest’, Gallery of Modern Art, QAGOMA, Brisbane / AU

COLLECTIONS

Paul Andrew has work in diverse public and private collections including: University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane / AU, Australian Centre for Moving Image, Melbourne / AU, Griffith Art Museum, Brisbane / AU, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra / AU

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

Arts Law Centre of Australia, NAVA, Oral History Association of Australia (Qld)