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Mike Heynes is a model maker and video artist with an ongoing interests in consumerism, fandom, and the entertainment industry. Located in Wellington New Zealand, his work offers critical reflection on contemporary political, social, and environmental issues through a DIY ethos based on New Materialist principles, anarchic humour, and Situationist tactics.
Working across performance, installation, stop-motion animation, and with video projection for live music, Mike’s practice re-purposes the detritus of popular culture to present complex narrative worlds and lo-fi psychedelic effects.
Mike's video work is represented by Circuit Artist Film and Video Aotearoa New Zealand, and has been screened in Australia, Germany, and Italy. He would like to acknowledge the support his work has received from Enjoy Gallery since 2001.