Andrew Newman is an artist and researcher based between Sydney and Vienna. His performative art practice poetically utilises methodologies from the communication sciences to examine value construction in contemporary culture. Newman is a member of the Viennese initiative Artistic Bokeh and is currently investigating immaterial economics as a PhD candidate at the National Institute for Experimental Arts in Sydney. Newman has been a member of the board of Runway since the first online issue Prototype launched in 2013.
Newman completed his MFA under Ryszard Dabek and John Conomos at the Sydney College of the Arts. He has studied experimental media at the Universität der Künste in Berlin under Karl Kels and completed a MA in journalism and communication at the University of Technology in Sydney and the University of Hamburg.