Andy Bates

Hi there! I’m Andy, a designer, new media artist and researcher based in Brisbane, Australia.

Below is a selection of my works that span across design, art and research.

If you’d like to chat about working together on a project or hiring me for freelance work, please get in touch at

andybatesdesign [at] gmail.com
Planets

Planets

How might we encourage strangers to dance together? To share in a collective experience that is both intimately personal, yet highly collaborative?
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Aurora & Arc

Aurora & Arc

What can data tell us about historical inequalities experienced by queer people in Australia, and how might we present this data in a way that physically engages with audiences?
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Crystalis

Crystalis

What role can traditional printed media play in an increasingly digital age?
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Trail of Traits

Trail of Traits

How might we reveal layers of a city through interactive media?
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Symbiotic Skin

Symbiotic Skin

How might we foster a sense of connectedness to natural environments through interactive art?
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Asbestos, Absent

Asbestos, Absent

How can we tell a meaningful story through data visualisation?
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Division & Dusk

Division & Dusk

How can data visualisation be made physical, and can this help people to engage with data in new ways?
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Cause & Effect

Cause & Effect

What does it mean to make data tangible?
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INVENTory Posters

INVENTory Posters

How can we use visual communication to revitalise a neglected space, while opening up this space to new audiences, patrons and young people?
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