Matt Bollinger

www.mattbollinger.com

Represented by Zürcher Gallery

Education

2007

M.F.A., Painting Major, with Honors, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
Sheridan Center Teaching Certificate, Brown University, Providence, RI

2003

B.F.A., Painting/Creative Writing Double Major, Valedictorian, Kansas City Art institute, Kansas City, MO

2002

Yale University School of Art, Norfolk Summer Session, Norfolk, CT

Solo Exhibitions

2019

Three Rooms, Zürcher Gallery, New York, NY

2018

Matt Bollinger, Schick Art Gallery, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY

2017

Between the Days, Zürcher Gallery, New York, NY

2016

Independence, MO Zürcher Studio, New York, NY

2015

Humeurs Noires, le Creux de l'Enfer—Centre d'Art Contemporain, Thiers, France.
In Storage, Galerie Zürcher, Paris France

2014

Reading Rooms, Zürcher Studio, New York, NY
Odd Jobs, Times Club, Iowa City, IA
The Reservoir, Galerie Zürcher, Paris France

2013

Bed on the Floor, Zürcher Studio, New York, NY

2012

Between the Days, Galerie Zürcher, Paris, France

2011

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

2010

Miss You, artSTRAND, Provincetown, MA

2008

The Hypnotism, Plane Space, New York, NY

Selected Group Exhibitions and Screenings

2019

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

2018

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

2017

Graphite Vision, Schick Gallery, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY
Figure/Ground, Montserrat College of Art Gallery, Beverly, MA

2016

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

2015

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

2014

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

2013

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

2012

Mark, Wipe, Scrape, Shape, Spaceshifter, Brooklyn, NY
Red Herring, FJORD, Philadelphia, PA
Art Los Angeles Contemporary, Art fair, Zürcher Studio Booth, Los Angeles, CA

2011

Matt Bollinger, Marc Desgrandchamps, David Lefebvre, Taylor McKimens, Zürcher Studio, Paris, France
Room for Error, Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Provincetown, MA

2010

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

2009

Invitational, Hudson D. Walker Gallery, Provincetown, MA

2008

New England/New York/New Talent, Hampden Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
Gangbusters, Plane Space, New York, NY

2007

Swap Meet, Ice Box, Philadelphia, PA
Not Pictured, Sol Koffler Gallery, Providence, RI
Small Works, Rodger La Pelle Galleries, Philadelphia, PA

2005

Young Art Alliance – Juried Exhibition, Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA
Shifter Magazine: Desire and the Other, www.shifter-magazine.com

2004

The Fairytale Project, Fahrenheit Gallery, Kansas City, MO

2003

B.F.A. Show, H & R Block Artspace, Kansas City, MO

Curated Exhibitions

2016

Stages, Zürcher Gallery, New York, NY

2013

The First Ending: Resembling Noir, Zürcher Studio, New York, NY

Awards and Activities

2016-17

Fellowship, Sharpe Walentas Studio Program, New York, NY.

2015

Fellowship in Painting, New York Foundation for the Arts

2013

Video interview, Gorky's Granddaughter, New York, NY.

2010-11

Second Year Fellowship, Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA.

2009-10

Fellowship, Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA.

2008

Artist in Residence, Burlington City Arts, Seven Below Arts Initiative at the Barn. Burlington, VT.

2007

Nominated for a Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence RI

2006

Nominated for the Daedelus Foundation Grant, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

2003

Valedictorian, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

1999-2003

Dean’s List, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

Public Collections

Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art

Museum of Fine Arts, Dole, France

Selected Bibliography

Corwin, William, “Matt Bollinger: Three Rooms,” Delicious (online), February 26, 2019

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.

Publications

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.