M. Brandon Cotter (b. 1988, Vancouver, CAN) is a Canadian interdisciplinary visual artist living and working in Vancouver, BC; On the unceded lands of the Coast Salish peoples, including the territories of the xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), Stó:lō and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations. He holds a BFA in Communication Design from Emily Carr University (2010). He co-founded the commercial gallery space FIELD Contemporary in Vancouver, BC with Daniel Jefferies and Avalon Mott in 2014.
“At the moment I’m very interested in Canadian history, the settler identity and art production; Labour, those that preform it and the flow of of capital , in its many forms (cultural, social, econmic, etc…), within society; and the economic power structures that contain it all; and exploring/discovering new methodologies and practices in painting. “
2017 - Finalist, Salt Spring Island National Art Prize, for his piece "Is There Catharsis for Colonizers?"