Jonathan Jones

Born 1978 in Sydney (Australia) where he lives and works.

Jonathan Jones is a member of the Wiradjuri and Kamilaroi peoples of south-eastern Australia. He works in a variety of media, creating site specific installations and exploring Indigenous practices, relationships and ideas. His practice is often collaborative and seeks to bring different communities together. His work’s underlying concept is the process of mapping or tracing, as well as parallel representation of the traditional and the contemporary via the historic and present-day uses of specific sites and architectures. The artist explores relations between community and individual, personal and public, past and present.