HOTEL ARTIST

Matthew Smith_

Born 1976 in Burton-on-Trent, UK.
Based in London.

Education

2005
Saint Martins College of Art and Design, London, MA Fine Art

2003
Sheffield Hallam University, BA (Hons) Fine Art

1998
The University of Sheffield, BA (Hons) Sociology

Solo Exhibitions

2010
No means No, Limoncello, London, UK
Personal Mud, ArtForum Berlin, Lüttgenmeijer, Berlin, DE

2009
As Grey As Those Bends, Lüttgenmeijer, Berlin, DE

2008
Mary Mary, Glasgow, UK
Typical Works, Rivington Arms, New York, US
White Columns (White Room), New York, US

2007
Things Are Thin, Store Gallery, London

2006
Associates Gallery, London

Group Exhibitions

2012
used photocopier, Hotel, London, UK

2011
Limoncello Green, Limoncello, London, UK
Young London, V22, London, UK
Personal Use, CGP, London, UK
Limoncello Yellow, The Bakery, Annet Gelink Gallery, Amsterdam, NL

2010
Exhibition, Exhibtion, Castello di Rivoli Museum of Contemporary Art, Rivoli, Turin, IT (Curated by Adam Carr)
Fifteen, S1 Artspace, Sheffiled, UK
You don’t need eyes to see, Galerie Chez Valentin, Paris, FR
Mulberry Tree Press, SE8, London, UK
Woodman, Woodman, Spare That Tree, Lüttgenmeijer, Berlin, DE
Diamonds on the soles of her shoes, BISCHOFF/WEISS, London, UK (Curated by Niru Ratnam)
Office Baroque, Antwerp, BE

2009
The Fair Show, Limoncello, London, UK
Collapse, Collide, Combine, Tulips and Roses Gallery, Vilnius, LT (Curated by Daniella Saul)
Dicksmith Gallery, London, UK
The Little Shop On Hoxton Street, Limoncello, London, UK
Underwater, WesternBridge, Seattle, US
The Corridor (project space), BolteLang, Zurich, CH

2008
7 Types of Ambiguity, Store Gallery, London, UK
Featuring, Galerie Chez Valentin, Paris
Studio Voltaire, London, UK (Curated by Sarah McCrory & Joe Scotland)
Grabbing at Straws, Studio Guenzani, Milan, IT (Curated by Chris Sharp & Joanna Fiduccia)
Legend, Domaine Departmental De Charmarande, FR (Curated by Alexis Vaillant)
Associates In New York, Phillips de Pury, New York, USA (Curated by Paola Clerico)
The Essence of Entrepreneurship, Berlin / New York (touring), DE/US

2007
Le Pensee Sauvage, Galerie Chez Valentin, Paris, FR
East International, Norwich Gallery, UK (Selected by Matthew Higgs & Marc Camille Chaimowicz)

2006
New Contemporaries, London / Liverpool, UK
The Social Ocean, Temporary Contemporary, London, UK

Publications

Younger than Jesus: Artists Directory, Cornell, L. Gioni, M. Hoptman, L. 2009. Phaidon.

Bibliography

Flash Art, ‘Matthew Smith’, by Sarah McCrory, May/June 10
The Herald, ‘Throwing In The Towel (review)’, by Jack Mottram, October 24 08
Flash Art, ‘London Artists Dictionary’, October 08
Art Review, ‘Typical Works’, by Jonathan T D Neil, July/Aug 08
Artworld, ‘New Work’, by Vici MacDonald, Apr/May 2008
Artworld, ‘Associates gallery Profile’, by Ben Luke, Feb/Mar 08
Modern Painters, ‘East International 2007 review’, by Tony Pearson, Nov 07
Time Out London, ‘Essential East End Art Shows’, by Martin Coomer, May 2007
New York Times, ‘Upstart Art Fairs’, by Katie Kitamura Sept 30, 07
Time Out, by Sarah Kent, Oct 14, 06
Flash Art, by Eliza Williams, Oct 06

Talks / Lectures

2009, University of Brighton, Visiting Lecturer
2009, Norwich College of Art and Design, Visiting Lecturer
2008, In conversation with Ryan Gander. South London Gallery, London, UK