Michael Hawkins employs strategies of image saturation as a means of questioning the surfeit of information with which we are bombarded on a daily basis. When we are given too much information to reasonably consider, how do we decide what is important and what isn't? Where do we divide the meaningful from the inauthentic?
Michael Hawkins is a Melbourne-based New Zealand Artist who graduated from RMIT's MFA program in 2013. Hawkins practice utilises screen printing, painting, performance and collaborative processes.