Andrew J Pearson

Multidisciplinary Artist

Education

1986 - Bachelor of Fine Art - South Australian School of Art.                                                                                                                        

1992 - Dip. Directing for Film. Australian Film, Television and Radio School. Melbourne.                                                           

 

Up and coming

2022- CATCH 22 Works on canvas.

Participation in a group exhibition @ BLACKCAT GALLERY. Fitzroy

420 Brunswick St Fitzroy from 2 – 13 November 2022.

 

2023 - THE OCEAN IS SPEAKING TO YOU. Nautilus Arts Centre Gallery.  City of Port Lincoln.                             

South Australia.   

 

2023 -   ANTIDOTE FOR VENOMOUS WHITE SNAKES.  Adelaide Feast Festival. Dates and venue to be determined.                  

 

Recent activity

 

2022 - A SPACE FOR THE SUBLIME.  Midsumma Melbourne.  Gasworks Arts Park.                                                                                                                                                              

 

2021 -   ANTIDOTE FOR VENOMOUS WHITE SNAKES. Midsumma Melbourne. Gasworks Arts Park.                                                                                                                                               

 

2019 - Superlunary Room #2 Angela Robards-Bird Gallery. Gasworks Arts Park.                                                 

 

2019 -  Assistant to Margie Medlin “Cinematic Experiments” Public installation in situ at the Altona Gate Shopping Centre with the Digital Art Media Lab team.

 

2018 - Superlunary Room #1 Foyer Gallery. Gasworks Arts Park.

 

2017 - Crystal Grid. Gasworks Arts Park.

 

2017-  28th Amendment. Mixed media on glass. Fad Gallery. Melbourne.                                                                                                         

 

2016 -  Bluethumb Art Prize Shortlisted.

 

2016 - Tree of Future Nature.  Organic installation.  Gasworks Arts Park.

 

2016 - Selected works from 'Peace Process'  by invitation for extended exhibition . Angela Robards-Bird Gallery. Gasworks Arts Park.

 

2015 - Guest judge.  Port Lincoln Art Prize.  Regional South Australian art prize.

 

 

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

 

Mid 2016 - Selected works from the series  Peace Process.  Fad Gallery. Melbourne.

 

2016 - Peace Process: Major solo exhibition. Midsumma at Gasworks Arts Park. 

 

2014 - Selected Works: Hogan Gallery (by generous invitation) 310 Smith St, Collingwood.

 

2014 - Post-Pop Retrospective. Foyer Gallery. Gasworks Arts Park.  Albert Park.

 

2014 - Dream Gardens - Fad Gallery. Corrs Lane. Melbourne.

 

2014 - Dream Gardens - Cocoa Jackson. Flinders Lane. Melbourne 

 

2014 - Dream Gardens -Angela Robarts-Bird Gallery. Gasworks Arts Park. Melbourne

 

2013/14 - 2013 - Fading Dynasties. Fad Gallery. Corrs Lane. Melbourne

 

2013 - Fading Dynasties. Cocoa Jackson. Flinders Lane. Melbourne

 

2012 - Andrew Pearson. Pumped Up. Fad Gallery. Melbourne

 

2011 - Andrew Pearson. 2005 to NOW. Fad Gallery. Melbourne.

 

2010 - RECENT WORK. Fad Gallery. Melbourne.

 

2009 - Hiding Places - Brunswick Street Gallery. Fitzroy. Melbourne.

 

2008 - The Picture Box Gallery. Fitzroy. Melbourne.

 

2008 - WALLPAPER - Fad Gallery. Melbourne.

 

2007 - NEW WORK. Fad Gallery. Melbourne.

 

2007 - A-SPACE Gallery. NMIT. Preston. Melbourne.

 

2007 - 13 PAINTINGS. Sircuit Window Gallery. Fitzroy. Melbourne.

 

2006 - A THRILL A MINUTE. Fad Gallery. Melbourne.

 

2005 - PANDEMIA. Fad Gallery. Melbourne.

 

 

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

 

2016 - Tree of Future Nature.  Organic installation.  Gasworks Arts Park.

 

2015 - Home Free. Midsumma Festival 2015. Gasworks Arts Park. Albert Partk. Victoria.

 

2013 2014 - Darebin Art Show. Bundoora Homestead. Bundoora. Victoria.

 

2014 - Comfort Zone. Midsumma Festival 2014. Gasworks Arts Park. Albert Partk. Victoria.

 

2013/14 - Breslin Gallery. Nexus Modern Art, represented artist's group show. Carnegie. Victoria.

 

2013 - Painted Umbrella Installation. Rainbow Hotel. Fitzroy.

 

2013 - Feature Artist. Art 4 All. Fairfield Primary School. Fairfield. Victoria.

 

2010/11 - Nexus Modern Art. South Melbourne. Victoria.

 

2009/10 - Fad Gallery Christmas Show. Fad Gallery. Melbourne.

 

2009 - Lioli Gallery. Camberwell. Victoria.

 

2009 - Art Melbourne 09. Represented by Brunswick Street Gallery.

 

2008 - Gardner Gallery (Art Associates Australia). Richmond. Melbourne.

 

2008 - Fad Gallery Artists Group Show. Fad Gallery. Melbourne.

 

2006 - Postcard Show. Linden Gallery. St Kilda. Melbourne.

 

2005 - Fad Gallery Artists Group Show. Fad Gallery. Melbourne.

 

2002 - SLEEP. Installation. 'Tie Stealing Sociopath'. Arcadia. Fitzroy

 

2000 - Sight Specific installation. 'Schiphol'. Langridge Street Studios. Collingwood.

 

1999 - CATS AND WALLPAPER. with Tracy Ellerton. Arcadia. Fitzroy .

 

1995 - SUSPENSION. Installation. 'Umbrellas for different days'. Arcadia. Fitzroy

 

 

 

Publications

 

Other-worldly Realm Where No Purpose is Served  &  Labyrinth. (Ongoing Internet based writing and audio visual work)

 

2008 - 'Barnyard'. Mixed media on canvas. Andrew Pearson 2006. Included as support material for high school students studying Visual Arts. 

Defining Pop Art in the 21st century. Education Department of Western Australia.

 

 2016 - 'Peace Process' review. Arts Hub.                                                                                                                                                         

2016 - 'Peace Process' review. Beat Magazine.

 

READ REVIEWS

 

Music releases / Discography

 

Digital Cabaret -  Cyber Pop-band.  On going audio releases with Bandcamp.

 

2016 - Digital Cabaret.  Digital Cabaret. (LP)

 

2016 - Digital Cabaret.  Digital Cabaret Turn To Air. (EP)

 

2017 - Digital Cabaret.  Chemicals. (LP)

 

2017 - Digital Cabaret.  Sand. (Feat: Andrew J Pearson vocals) (Single)