Robert Andrew is a descendant of the Yawuru people of the Broome area in the Kimberley region. He is a kinetic sculptor who has been based in and around the Meanjin [Brisbane] region on Jagera and Turrbal Country since 2000.
Dean Cross was born and raised on Ngunnawal/Ngambri Country and is a Worimi man through his paternal bloodline. He is a paratactical artist interested in collisions of materials, ideas and histories. He is co-editor of Artlink_Indigenous 2022.
Robert Andrew, Presence – Within an utterance (video still), 2022. Video, silent; duration 00:23:00, looped. Video post-production by Sai Karlen. Commissioned by MONA. Courtesy the artist and Milani Gallery.
Thank-you to Elijah Money for transcribing the original recording, and to Jenna Baldock for editorial assistance.