Chris Anderson is an award winning Australian-based interdisciplinary artist and designer. He is renowned for founding the Ecto Handplanes bodysurfing product/brand and his epic 1000 Surfboard Graveyard project. Chris has created artwork and design for a number of organisations, brands, and events such as; Bundanon Trust, Wollongong Art Gallery, Yours & Owls, Taronga Zoo, Patagonia, Sculptures by the Sea, Lorne Sculpture Biennale, Beams Festival, Siteworks, Micro Galleries, Project Contemporary, Shoalhaven City Arts Centre, Art & About Sydney, Wollongong Council, Society for Responsible Design, The University of Wollongong. He also creates experimental audio-visual projections for the Yours & Owls festivals including musicians such as; Jamie XX, Cloud Control, The Living End, Thelma Plum, Safia, Gang of Youths, The Preachers, Parkside DJs, Sticky Fingers, DZ Death Rays, Yacht Club DJs, Los Tones.
Chris's often colourful works explore surf culture, minimalism, attitudes towards waste, technological innovation, patterns, hyper-consumerism, and the possibilities of reusing objects through creative transformation.