Represented by Zürcher Gallery
M.F.A., Painting Major, with Honors, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
Sheridan Center Teaching Certificate, Brown University, Providence, RI
B.F.A., Painting/Creative Writing Double Major, Valedictorian, Kansas City Art institute, Kansas City, MO
Yale University School of Art, Norfolk Summer Session, Norfolk, CT
Three Rooms, Zürcher Gallery, New York, NY
Matt Bollinger, Schick Art Gallery, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY
Between the Days, Zürcher Gallery, New York, NY
Independence, MO Zürcher Studio, New York, NY
Humeurs Noires, le Creux de l'Enfer—Centre d'Art Contemporain, Thiers, France.
In Storage, Galerie Zürcher, Paris France
Reading Rooms, Zürcher Studio, New York, NY
Odd Jobs, Times Club, Iowa City, IA
The Reservoir, Galerie Zürcher, Paris France
Bed on the Floor, Zürcher Studio, New York, NY
Between the Days, Galerie Zürcher, Paris, France
about midnight Saturday, Zürcher Studio, New York, NY
Drawing Now, Art Fair, Galerie Zürcher Booth, Paris, France
Welcome Home Matt Bollinger, Hudson D. Walker Gallery, Provincetown, MA
Miss You, artSTRAND, Provincetown, MA
The Hypnotism, Plane Space, New York, NY
Selected Group Exhibitions and Screenings
Interior Monologues, Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, Summit, NJ
The Practice of Everyday Life, Slag Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Moving Pictures, Platform Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
The Animated Image, Schneider Museum of Art, Ashland, OR
Marx@200, Space Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA
Motion Picture Shorts Program with Julian Kreimer, Jacob Burns Film Center, Pleasantville, NY
Drawing In/Drawing Out, Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College, Lancaster, PA
Parallel Practices, Visual & Performing Arts Center at Western Connecticut State University, Danbury,Ct
Graphite Vision, Schick Gallery, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY
Figure/Ground, Montserrat College of Art Gallery, Beverly, MA
Domestic Seen, Nerman Museum, Overland Park, KS
Past Imperfect, Tiger Strikes Asteroid, Brookly, NY
Intriguing Uncertanties, Musée d'Art Moderne et Contemporain, Saint-Étienne Métropole, France
Introspective, BravinLee, New York, NY
You’ll Never Be Younger Than You Are Today, PLUG Projects, Kansas City, MO
8 Painters, Danese Corey, New York, NY
Seattle Art Fair, Zürcher Studio Booth, Seattle, WA
Sensation, Projekt722, Brooklyn, NY
Place Names the Place, Eastern Michigan University Gallery, Ypsilanti, MI
You Don't Bring Me Flowers, 68Projects, Berlin, Germany
Image Makers, Novella Gallery, New York, NY
Jeunes Créateurs a New York, Musée d'Art Moderne, Saint-Étienne Métropole, France
Come Like Shadows, Zürcher Studio, New York, NY
About the Body, Gallery 1989, Larchmont, NY
The First Ending: Resembling Noir, Zürcher Studio, New York, NY; curated by Matt Bollinger
Summer Show, Galerie Zürcher, Paris, France
Thunder Perfect Mind, Land of Tomorrow, Lexington, KY
Art Paris Art Fair, Zürcher Studio Booth, Paris, France
Mark, Wipe, Scrape, Shape, Spaceshifter, Brooklyn, NY
Red Herring, FJORD, Philadelphia, PA
Art Los Angeles Contemporary, Art fair, Zürcher Studio Booth, Los Angeles, CA
Matt Bollinger, Marc Desgrandchamps, David Lefebvre, Taylor McKimens, Zürcher Studio, Paris, France
Room for Error, Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Provincetown, MA
In a Violet Distance, Zürcher Studio, New York, NY
Nice to Meet You, Sloan Fine Art, New York, NY
Mutual Migration, Michael Rosenthal, San Francisco, CA
Fellows Exhibition, Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Provincetown, MA
Invitational, Hudson D. Walker Gallery, Provincetown, MA
New England/New York/New Talent, Hampden Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
Gangbusters, Plane Space, New York, NY
Swap Meet, Ice Box, Philadelphia, PA
Not Pictured, Sol Koffler Gallery, Providence, RI
Small Works, Rodger La Pelle Galleries, Philadelphia, PA
Young Art Alliance – Juried Exhibition, Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA
Shifter Magazine: Desire and the Other, www.shifter-magazine.com
The Fairytale Project, Fahrenheit Gallery, Kansas City, MO
B.F.A. Show, H & R Block Artspace, Kansas City, MO
Stages, Zürcher Gallery, New York, NY
The First Ending: Resembling Noir, Zürcher Studio, New York, NY
Awards and Activities
Fellowship, Sharpe Walentas Studio Program, New York, NY.
Fellowship in Painting, New York Foundation for the Arts
Video interview, Gorky's Granddaughter, New York, NY.
Second Year Fellowship, Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA.
Fellowship, Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA.
Artist in Residence, Burlington City Arts, Seven Below Arts Initiative at the Barn. Burlington, VT.
Nominated for a Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence RI
Nominated for the Daedelus Foundation Grant, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
Valedictorian, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO
Dean’s List, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO
Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art
Museum of Fine Arts, Dole, France
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Brown, Becky, “Matt Bollinger,” Art in America, February 1, 2018.
Yau, John, “12 Revelatory Exhibitions from 2017,” Hyperallergic (online), December 31, 2017.
Yau, John, “Matt Bollinger’s America,” Hyperallergic (online), December 3, 2017.
Fullylove, Rebecca, “Matt Bollinger uses hand-painted stop motion animation to create this hypnotic thriller,” It’s Nice That (online), March 21, 2017.
Johnson, Ken, “What to See in New York Galleries This Week” New York Times, June 16, 2016.
Yau, John, “End of the Road: Matt Bollinger at Zürcher Gallery” Hyperallergic (online), May 15, 2016.
Turcan, Maud "Dans l'ombre de Matt Bollinger" La Montagne, June 22, 2015
Neal, Patrick "8 Figurative Painters in an Atemporal World" Hyperallergic (online), March 4, 2015
D'Agostino, Paul "L Rex: Art" The L Magazine (online), December 6, 2014.
De Santis, Sophie "Matt Bollinger" Le Figaroscope, April 29, 2014.
Dagan, Philippe "Matt Bollinger" Le Monde, March 23, 2014.
Ducat, Philippe "Les peintures collages de Matt Bollinger, peintre de la décroissance forcée" ArtPress (online) March, 2014.
"Come Like Shadows" The New Yorker, January 27, 2014
Hirsch, Faye "The Lookout" Art in America (online), March 28, 2013.
Kohler, William Eckhardt "Matt Bollinger at Zürcher Studio: The Road of Ashes" The Huffington Post Blog March 28, 2013
Kohler, William Eckhardt “Painting Lives! ‘Mark, Wipe, Scrape, Shape’ at Spaceshifter” The Huffington Post Blog November 29, 2012.
Ibarra, Ana “Kansas City Revisited” Elephant Magazine Issue 8 Autumn 2011.
Dagen, Philippe “Pourquoi les jeunes artistes font à nouveau du dessin” Le Monde March 29, 2011.
Indrisek, Scott “You Are Being Hypnotized” Anthem Magazine March/April 2008.
Walker, Steve “Insular Sex Scenes and Hints of Ridicule” Review Magazine March 2008
Strauss, R.B. aroundphilly.com, November 14, 2007.
Van Siclen, Bill. "RISD Students Rising" Providence Journal, May 22, 2007.
Fallon, Roberta. "Editor's Picks" Philadelphia Weekly, February 16th, 2005.
Yau, John, Matt Bollinger, Zürcher Gallery, New York, NY 2019
Bollinger, Matt, “Construction and Erasure: Matt Bollinger on Narrative in Catherine Murphy and David Byrd,” Painters on Painting (online), April 23, 2018.
Hegyi, Lóránd, Intrigantes Incertitudes, Musée d'Art Moderne et Contemporain, Saint-Étienne Métropole, France, 2016
Bouglé, Frédéric, Matt Bollinger: Humeurs Noires, le Creux de l'Enfer—Centre d'Art Contemporain, Thiers, France, 2015.
Bollinger, Matt, On the Roadie, 'Zine, edition of 100, 2015.
Bollinger, Matt, “Matt Bollinger on Gregory Gillespie,” Painters on Painting (online), February 12, 2015
Bollinger, Matt, Renovations. Artists book, edition of 50, 2015.
Matt Bollinger: The Reservoir, Zürcher Studio, Paris, 2014.
Ibarra, Ana and Marc Valli, Walk the Line: The Art of Drawing, Laurence King Publishing, London, England, October 22, 2013.
Humphrey, David, Matt Bollinger: about midnight Saturday, Zürcher Studio, New York, 2011.