MATT RICH

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SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016
MATT RICH, 56 Henry, New York, NY
Victoria Fu & Matt Rich, The Suburban, Milwaukee, WI
Tilt & Table, Holly Johnson Gallery, Dallas, TX

2015
MOON MUTT, Halsey McKay Gallery, East Hampton, NY
Ampersand, Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, La Jolla, CA

2013
Lookout Parade,
Emerson-Dorsch Gallery, Miami, FL
Matt Rich,
Holly Johnson Gallery, Dallas, TX
Razors & Vapors,
devening projects + editions, Chicago, IL (PDF)

2012
Patriot & Hatchet,
Halsey McKay Gallery, East Hampton, NY
Ghost Muscle, Samsøn, Boston, MA
Samsøn solo booth, VOLTA NY, New York, NY

2011
Splitting
, Nancy Lincoln Gallery, Chestnut Hill, MA

2009
IRE & ICE
, samsøn, Boston, MA
Blind Spot, devening projects + editions, Chicago, IL

2008
Flatmosphere,
The Suburban, Oak Park, IL

2006
Painted Sculptures
, Project Row Houses, Houston, TX


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016
Flat Fix (curated section), CODE Art Fair, Art Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Shapes: Mary Heilmann, Sadie Laska, Matt Rich, Keith Sonnier, Blair Thurman;
curated by Ellie Rines, Halsey McKay Gallery, East Hampton, NY
2016 Biennial Art Auction and Exhibition, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Deigo,
La Jolla, CA

2015
UNTITLED. with Halsey McKay Gallery, Miami, FL
Pattern/Chaos, Cinders Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Making Strategies, Geary Contemporary, New York, NY
Dallas Art Fair, Halsey McKay Gallery, East Hampton, NY
The Physicality of Color, Museum of Art, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH
Bouncing in the Corner, Samsøn, Boston, MA
This Is Boston Not LA, Zevitas/Marcus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2014
Samsøñ, VOLTA 10,
Basel, Switzerland
Plug Projects, Kansas City, MO

2013
My Crippled Friend
, Columbus College of Art & Design, Columbus, OH
Paint Off/Paint On, Halsey McKay Gallery, East Hampton, NY
Flat Field, Bleecker Street Arts Club, New York, NY
Gallery Artists
, Samsøn, Boston, MA
Fiction Alters Form, .T.F.R. Gallery, Encinitas, CA

2012
Size Matters
, DODGEgallery, New York, NY
To The Venetians II: Chris Martin, Matt Rich, Ruth Root,
RISD Painting Gallery, Providence, RI (curated by Dennis Congdon & Carrie Moyer)
Temperature, Projekt 722, Brooklyn, NY
Michele Grabner: The Inova Survey, Institute of Visual Arts, UW-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI
New Prints,
International Print Center New York, New York, NY

2011
The Thingness of Color: Sarah Cain, Franklin Evans, Matt Rich and Cordy Ryman
, DODGEgallery, New York, NY
Sculpture Garden/Painting Show, Iceberg Projects, Chicago, IL
Anthony Greaney x samsøn x DAN GRAHAM @ Cottage Home, Los Angeles, CA
Open Daybook, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (LACE), Los Angeles, CA
The Wrong Miracle, NoMíNIMO Espacio Cultural, Guayaquil, Ecuador
Mass Cultural Council Visual Arts Award Recipients, Tufts University Art Gallery, Medford, MA

2010
James and Audrey Foster Prize Exhibition,
Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA
Where There Is, Galerie oqbo, Berlin, Germany
Back and Forth, Holly Johnson Gallery, Dallas, TX
The Hendersons Will All Be There, BravinLee Programs, New York, NY
Paper! Awesome!, Baer Ridgway Exhibitions, San Francisco, CA
Get It Together, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL
Riches, Trustman Gallery, Simmons College, Boston, MA (two-person)

2009
Strange Loops
, Mills Gallery, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA
Samson Projects, Volta 5, Basel, Switzerland
Samson Projects, MACO - México Arte Contemporáneo, Mexico City, Mexico
Mundane Shift Shape Placement, Park Life, San Francisco, CA (curated by Brion Nuda Rosch)
One Loses One’s Classics, White Flag Projects, St. Louis, MO
Censor Approved, Dolphin Gallery, Kansas City, MO             

2008
Fabrications
, O.H+T Gallery, Boston, MA
O.H+T Gallery, Aqua Hotel, Miami, FL
This is Boston Not LA, LaMontagne Gallery, South Boston, MA
Pattern, Hallway Bathroom Gallery, San Francisco, CA
A Cleaner Heart A Do It, Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

SELECTED PRESS

2016
Review, Matt Rich: Tilt & Table at Holly Johnson Gallery, John Zotos, artltd., May

2015
Review, Action Kits Inspires Creativity, Cate McQuaid, Boston Globe, March 24

2013
Critic‘s Pick,
Artforum, December 2013
Review: Matt Rich/Devening Projects + Editions, NewCity Art, June 4
Geometric Abstraction, Artsy.net, curated by Matthew Israel

2012
Collage and Effect,
Stacey Goergen, Hamptons Magazine, June 29
Matt Rich, Review, Stephen Squibb, Modern Painters, June (PDF)
MATT RICH: Ghost Muscle, Cate McQuaid, Boston Globe, April 18 (PDF)
Fascinating Rhythms: Matt Rich, Greg Cook, The Boston Phoenix, April 13 (PDF)
10 Must-See Painting Shows: April 2012, Steven Zevitas, The Huffington Post, April 11
Artist of the Week, LVL3, May 22

2011
The Thingness of Color at Dodge Gallery,
New American Painting Blog, April 8
11 To Watch in 2011: Editor’s Picks, New American Painting Blog, January 10

2010
Eyes on the Prize: Ranking this Year’s Foster Finalists
, Sebastian Smee, Boston Globe, September 24
Bleak Houses, Cute Creatures, Greg Cook, The Boston Phoenix, August 26
Blurred Boundaries, Cate McQuaid, Boston Globe, August 25
No Embarrasment for Riches, Cate McQuaid, Boston Globe, February 7
Review: Matthew Rich, Evan J. Garza, Art Papers, January/February (PDF)

2009
The Best Exhibitions of the Year
, Cate McQuaid, Boston Globe, December 30
Challenging viewers to jump through 'Loops‘, Cate McQuaid, Boston Globe, December 16
Opposites, Successfully Married, Cate McQuaid, Boston Globe, November 11
Weather Reports, Greg Cook, The Boston Phoenix, October 9
Matthew Rich at devening projects + editions, James Yood, Artforum, Summer (PDF)
Matthew Rich at devening projects + editions, Claudine Ise, bad at sports, March 23

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2015
Action Scripts, Mills Gallery, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA

2013
No Excuse For What I Do In Private, Delicious Spectacle, Washington DC (featuring: Louis Gabriel, Arthur Henderson, Carlos Jimzénez Cahua, Joshua Miller, Celia Pym) (PDF)

2012
Line, Ryder Hall, Northeastern University, Boston, MA

2007
Sum, Julian Scott Gallery, Johnson State College, Johnson, VT

2005
Slow Down - Contemporary Abstraction from Chicago, Meadows Gallery, The University of Texas at Tyler, Tyler, TX (co-curated with Howard Fonda and featuring: Joe Baldwin, Marie Krane Bergman, Bill Gerhard, Michelle Grabner, Carrie Gundersdorf, Andy Hall, Aliza Nisenbaum, Clarie Sherman)

2003
The Stage @ The Stray Show, Chicago, IL (a collaboration with Shana Lutker)