Andrew Ananda Voogel
Andrew Ananda Voogel is a multi-disciplinary artist working at the intersection of video and installation. His practice involves rigorous investigations into history, geography and personal narrative. Raised in Northern California, Voogel’s primary research has been centered around the indentured labour trade from India to the Caribbean Most recently, his work has been exhibited at the Kochi-Muziris Biennale, the Chonqing Changjiang Photo and Video Biennale, the Stadt Museum and Manifesta 11. He holds an MFA from the San Francisco Art Institute and Bachelor’s of Arts in Post Colonial Literature from the University of California, Santa Cruz. Voogel is a current nominee for the prestigious SFMOMA SECA Award, awarded to exceptional Bay Area artists in the emerging stage of their career.