Andrew Roberts is a visual artist working with moving image, immersive installations, and narrative multimedia. Recurring to the languages of cosmic horror, video games, and science fiction, his work explores issues surrounding warfare technologies, digital bodies, and the corporate world.
Some of his awards include the Acquisition Prize at the III Bienal Nacional del Paisaje (Sonora, 2019); the Acquisition Prize at the XXXIX Encuentro Nacional de Arte Joven; the First Place prize at the 7ª Bienal Internacional de Arte Universitario (UAEM, 2018); the FONCA in the Alternative Mediums category for Young Creators; the PECDA grant (ICBC, 2016 – 2017); and the APROART grant (Secretaría de Cultura, 2016).
He’s the co-director of Deslave, an artist run-space, curatorial team, and semi-professional cult for the production and exhibition of contemporary art based in Tijuana. He has curated projects for Human Resources (Los Angeles); Material Art Fair (Mexico City); Swab Art Fair (Barcelona), and SEVENTH Gallery (Melbourne).
Unlisted Projects cultivates & facilitates interdisciplinary meeting points for visiting national/international artists amid a local landscape. We catalyze & nurture connections between visiting artists & the Austin arts ecosystem. Unlisted Projects’ visiting artists live & work along a thriving community of 25 in-house creatives & are supported to collaborate with the greater Austin art community. The program provides studio/living space & a working stipend, ensuring that each artist’s experience is productive & comfortable. Each residency period culminates in a public presentation of new work. Our program’s mission is to support, sustain, accelerate, & grow interdisciplinary collaboration between Austin & national/international artists.
- Unlisted Projects: Artist-in-Residence (Fusebox 2020)