• Matt Bryans
  • 1977
  • Education
    1999 – 2001, MA Fine Art, Chelsea School of Art, London
    1996 – 1999, BA Fine Art, Winchester School of Art, UK
    Selected Solo Exhibitions
    2021, Kate MacGarry, London, UK
    2020, Veveriet, Ålgård
    2017, Matt Bryans with Vanya Bryans, Treignac Projet, France Yellow Hammer, Treignac Projet, Limousin
    2014, Hordaland, Kunstsenter, Bergen
    2014, Treignac Project, France
    2013, Kate MacGarry, London
    2012, Matt Bryans, Tou Scene, Stavanger, Norway
    2012, Matt Bryans, Wojciech Bąkowski (duo-show), Martin van Zomeren, Amsterdam
    2012, Chapter Gallery, Cardiff
    2011, Breaking the Land, SF Camerawork, San Francisco
    2010, Hibernation, Martin van Zomeren, Amsterdam
    2009, Matt Bryans, Jack Hanley Gallery, New York
    2008, Matt Bryans, Kate MacGarry, London
    2007, Matt Bryans, Martin van Zomeren, Amsterdam
    2007, System Error. War Is A Force That Gives Us Meaning, Palazzo delle Papesse, Siena, Italy
    2006, Matt Bryans, Atlanta, Comtemporary Art Center
    2006, Matt Bryans, Kate MacGarry, London
    2005, Matt Bryans, Picture This Museum Dhondt Dhaenens (MDD), Deurle , Belgium
    2005, Matt Bryans, Martin van Zomeren, Amsterdam
    2003, Matt Bryans, Kate MacGarry, London
    Selected Group Exhibitions
    2022, Song i stein, Bøn i bronse, poesi i pleksiglas- Gunnar Torvund Minneutstilling Bryne Kunstforening. Exhibition Architecture with Håvard Sagen and Helene Kjær Bremseth
    2021, Press Eject and give me the tape, GMVZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    2021, Book of Sand/ Singular Hands, a collaborative project with Håvard Sagen, Ananda Serné, and Merete Jonvik at Velferden Sokndals Scene for Samtidskunst, Studio 17 Stavanger, and Studio K, Kvernaland.
    2021, Velferden, Sokndal, Norway
    2021, Studio K, Kvernaland,Norway
    2020, Fra Balkongen, Stavanger Kunstmuseum, Stravanger, Norway
    2019, Dub Toasted Time, GMVZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    2018, Drawing Prize of the Foundation Daniel and Florence Guerlain, Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen, DE
    2018, Manifesta 12: If We Want Things to Stay as They Are, Things Will Have to Change, Palermo, IT
    2014, Shortlisted Artists, 2014 Guerlain Drawing Prize, Palais de la Bourse, Paris 2014 Mammouth, Treignac Projet (curated by Matt Packer)
    2013, Guerlain Donation, Centre Pompidou, Paris
    2013, FlowerCastle,Sculpture Garden Kasteel Keukenhof, Lisse
    2013, The Future's not what it used to be, The Exchange, Penzance
    2012, The Future's Not What It Used To Be, Chapter, Cardiff
    2011, From A to B through C, acb Kortárs Művészeti Galéria, Budapest
    2010, Contemporary drawings, Musee des Beaux-Arts de Besancon
    2009, S.A.I.R, Jyderup, Denmark
    2008, Stray Alchemists, Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing
    2008, Anatomie les Peaux de Dessin, Amiens Cedex
    2007, The Juddykes, The Old Art Shop at John Jones
    2007, Untitled - works on paper, Art : Concept, Paris
    2006, Collage Effect, Los Angeles
    2006, With Lillian Vaule and Sam Basu, Flaca, London
    2006, Looking at Words: The Formal Presence of Text in Modern and Contemporary Works on Paper, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York
    2005 – 2006, New Acquisitions, MOCA, Los Angeles
    2004, Pin-Up, Tate Modern (with Dr Lakra, Sebastiaan Bremer, Amie Dicke, Godfried Donkor, Wangechi Mutu, Jocum Nordstrom & Steven Shearer & Nicole Wermers)
    2004, Mourning, curated by Varda Caivano, Sies & Höke, Düsseldorf
    2004, Future Primitive, curated by Paul Johnson, One in the Other, London
    2004, Happy Darkness, André Viana Gallery, Porto
    2004, Britannia Works, British Council survey show, Athens
    2004, The Bart Wells Institute of London, Hamish McKay Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand