Andrew Jackson is an artist interested in exploring the challenges of selfhood, representation and narration. He is an award-winning recipient of the Autograph ABP /Light Work (AIR) International Photography Residency in Syracuse, New York and a graduate of the MA Documentary photography program at Newport in Wales.
His works focus on transnational migration, home and belonging, relatedness, space and place, memory, family, storytelling and urbanism. As well as the ways in which photography can challenge, reshape and revise history and it's telling.
In 2018 he was shortlisted for the Elliott Erwitt Fellowship and the Magnum Foundation Social Justice fellowship. His work is held in both International and National collections of photography. He is currently commissioned by Multistory to produce Another Place Like Home a photographic and text-based work that explores our inherent desire to belong. He co-founded and was co-director of Some Cities CIC, a community-oriented participatory photography company, between 2013 and 2018.
He currently lives between Birmingham, UK and Montreal, Ca.