Baden Pailthorpe is an Australian contemporary artist. Working predominantly within the field of new media, his work increasingly exposes the growing reach and the subtle operations of contemporary militarism, institutions and power.

In Newman festival he will present MO-9 Reaper (2014) – a surreal exploration of the MO-9 Reaper drone and its networked human and non-human agents.

He has participated in over sixty solo and group exhibitions, including the Centre Pompidou, Paris, NIMk, Amsterdam, la Gaîté Lyrique, Paris, the Palais de Tokyo, Paris, ARTSPACE, Sydney, the UQ Art Museum, Brisbane and the Australian War Memorial, Canberra