Andrew Clifford is the director of Te Uru Waitakere Contemporary Gallery in Titirangi. As a freelance writer with interests spanning the worlds of contemporary art, performance, new media and music, he has contributed many articles to journals throughout the Asia-Pacific region. His essays have been published on Billy Apple, Len Lye, Sean Kerr, Reuben Paterson and Yuki Kihara, and a chapter on invented instruments in Home, Land and Sea: Situating Music in Aotearoa. From 2007 to 2013 he was the curator at the University of Auckland’s Centre for Art Studies. He is a trustee of the Len Lye foundation, the Audio Foundation and the arts agency CIRCUIT.