Matt JONES (1980)
Lives and works in New York City.
Cooper Union. (1998-2002, BFA)
Yale University School of Art—Norfolk. Ellen Battell Stoeckel Grant. (2001)
Hunter College. (2017-2019, MFA)
Selected Solo and Two Person Exhibitions
Time Walk, Galerie Jérôme Pauchant, Paris. (Forthcoming, September 2018)
Quentin Euverte feat. Matt Jones: Mobilier des vallées de l’Himalaya (Passion as Model for Patience), Galerie Jérôme Pauchant, Paris. Intervention. (Oct 15—Dec 17)
Ancestral Recall, Galerie Jérôme Pauchant, Paris. Catalog. (April 17—June 6)
A horrendous assembly, clawing and jerking, all mashed tightly into specks that rest upon the seeing orb, eventually layering as a pearl does into kingdoms of permanent escape, Castor Gallery, New York. With Eric Wiley. (May 7—21)
Geister, The Richard Massey Foundation, New York. (Feb 3—Mar 3)
Solo Booth, Bodson Gallery, Art Brussels, Brussels, Belgium. (Apr 25–27)
Super Smash Brothers, Creative Time, New York. Performance. With Kadar Brock. (Nov 21)
Planetary, Bleecker Street Arts Club, New York. (Jul 24—Aug 31)
Evil Dead 2, Horton Gallery, Berlin, Germany. Catalog. With Kadar Brock. (Feb 24—Mar 30)
The Dinner Party, Anonymous Gallery, New York. Performance. (Summer)
Multiverse, Freight + Volume, New York, NY. (Mar 31—May 3)
Inner Space, House Gallery, Salt Lake City, UT. Catalog.
Everlasting, Buia Gallery, New York, NY.
Death by Misadventure, Buia Gallery, New York, NY.
Human After All, Buia Gallery, New York, NY. With Kadar Brock.
The Last Days of Terror Mansion, Artists Space, New York, NY. Performance
Goya is Way Better than You, Box Gallery, Brisbane, Australia.
Painting Pals, The Cooper Union, New York, NY. With Kirsten Deirup.
Random Access Memory, Galerie Jérôme Pauchant, Paris. (Forthcoming)
Sessions #7 Tandem, Galerie Bertrand Grimont, Paris.
Hard Hunting, Hunter College, New York.
Geo Necro, ADA Gallery, Richmond, Virginia.
Polychrome, Driscoll Babcock Gallery, New York.
Between You and Me, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, Massachusetts.
18 Percent, Castor Gallery, New York.
Sha Boogie Bop, Anonymous Gallery, New York.
Cirrus, Dorfman Projects, New York.
Mandala: Locus of Thought, Tibet House, New York.
New/Idols, The Varsity, Brooklyn.
NY/NO, Galleri Geo, Bergen, Norway.
Post-Psychedelic Dreams, Grey East, East Hampton, NY.
Driscoll Babcock, Miami Project, Miami.
Suddenness & Certainly, Robert Miller Gallery, New York. Curated by Robert Greene.
Pulse Art Fair, Driscoll Babcock, Miami.
Sweat Baby Sweat, Gildar Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA.
Magic Kingdom, Old School, Spring Break, New York.
The Example, Bleecker Street Art Club, New York.
About Space, The ArtBridge Drawing Room, New York.
Painted Perfect, Anonymous Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico.
News from Chicago and New York, Fiebach Minninger, Cologne, DE. Organized by Henning Strassburger.
Portrait of a Generation, The Hole, New York.
Powerplay - A Radical Sculpture Park, Hayground, Bridgehampton, NY
The Usual Suspects, Brooklyn Fireproof, Brooklyn
Cosmic Architecture, Artists Wanted, Long Island City, New York
The Final Frontier, The Atlantic Conference, Brooklyn
Casas de empeño, Anonymous Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico
Casas de empeño, Anonymous Gallery, New York
..., The Hole, New York, NY
Between Two Friends, Varet Space, Brooklyn, NY
NADA, The Hole, Miami, FL
Control Alt Delete, HKJB, Brooklyn, NY. Catalog.
Outer Space, Exit Art, New York, NY
Recent Requisitions, Twenty Twenty Projects, Miami, FL
Banzai!, Red Lotus Room, Brooklyn, NY
In Dialogue, Anonymous Gallery, New York, NY. Catalog.
Quick While Still, Heist Gallery, New York, NY. Catalog.
Graphomania, Garbageman Astronaut Project Space, Portland, OR
The Artist's Guide to the L.A. Galaxy, West LA College Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA. Catalog.
Hope Blossoms, Margulies Warehouse, Miami, FL
Quick While Still, Motus Fort, Tokyo, Japan.
Matrilineage Symposium, Shaffer Art Building, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY
Three Painters, Buia Gallery, New York, NY
In Your Face, Buia Gallery, New York, NY
Timeless, Morris Museum, Morris, NJ
Exit Art Benefit Auction, Exit Art, NY
Sunny, Clear, and Cool, Buia Gallery, NY
Quotidian, Buia Gallery, NY
Invisible Jet, Buia Gallery, NY
Breezer, Buia Gallery, New York, NY
New Videos, Monkey Town, Brooklyn, NY
Fred and Friends, Shephard University, WV
Forest, Cynthia Broan Gallery, New York, NY
NBC, Buia Gallery, New York, NY
In the Buia, BUIA Gallery, New York, NY
Crystalis, The Peekskill Project, Peekskill, NY
Nineteeneighty: Art Show, RARE, New York, NY
New York to Portland, Disjecta, Portland, OR
Dum Dum Grown-Up Art, Here Art, New York, NY
Ides of March, ABC No Rio, New York, NY
[r]evolution-warface, Pamela Auchincloss Project Space, New York, NY
Waco Show, Ann Street Gallery, New York, NY
We Do What We Like and We Like What We Do, Atlantic Conference, Brooklyn, NY
The Beginning is the End, Atlantic Conference, Brooklyn, NY
August Arts, Raw Space, New York, NY
Summer Group Show, Yale, Norfolk, CT Intercollegiate Group Show, Pratt Institute, New York, NY
Nirenberg, Michael. Conversation with Painter Matt Jones. Huffington Post. Interview.
Cox, Steven. Hunted Projects. Matt Jones. Interview.
Moustache Magazine. Matt Jones: The Gaming Painter. Interview. Zimmer, Lori. Art Nerd. New York's Top Event Picks for the Week.
A Perimiter. Issue One. Summer 2014. Portfolio.
Savdie, Ilana. Tucked In / Art Crush. Interview. Leading Culture
Destinations. Matt Jones. Interview.
Aspen, Aurora. Purple Diary. A Visit to Matt Jones's Studio.
Ross, Cody, Contra. System Overload - Artist Matt Jones.
Thomas, BreakThru Radio. Art Uncovered: Matt Jones.
Harrison, Helen, Sag Harbor Express. Eye on Art - The Power of Sculpture. July 25.
Ulrich, Jorge, NY Arts Magazine, 30 Artists to Watch.
Sutphin, Eric. Beard and Brush. Noted: Seeing Stars - The Atlantic Conference Presents: The Final Frontier.
Fitzgerald, Ali. Daily Serving. Evil Dead 2 at Horton Gallery Berlin.
Calandra, Maria. Pencil in the Studio. Matt Jones.
Atkins, Devin Elise. Berline Art Link. EVIL DEAD 2: Matt Jones and Kadar Brock at Horton Gallery.
Simkover, Rachel. Pigs (Berlin). Evil Dead 2 @ Horton Gallery.
Taylor, Leah. Flavor Pill. Meditating in Space.
Bernstein, Julia. Purple Diary. Matt Jones at the Hole.
Finch, Charlie. Art Net. Drink Your Lola Cola.
Ross, Cody. i-D. Party in the city where the heat is on" & "Welcome to Miami Part II.
Russeth, Andrew. 16 Miles of String. "Control Alt Delete": A One-Night HKJB Show in Bushwick.
Sutphin, Eric. Beard and Brush. Review: Matt Jones Multiverse at Freight + Volume.
Sutphin, Eric. Artcritical. Punk Rock Nirvana: Matt Jones' Multiverse.
Locascio, Monica. Paper Magazine. Word Up! Last Call Gallery Hop!
Nalley, JD. Leaves of Glass. Multiverse: In the Plywood Forest of Matt Jones.
Staker, Brian. Salt Lake City Weekly. The Essentials - Matt Jones: Inner Space.
15 Bytes, Artists of Utah. Exhibitions in Salt Lake.
Schwendener, Martha. The New Yorker. Reviews.
Rogers, Melissa. Picket. The whimsical world of Fred and Friends.
Robinson, Walter. Artnet. Weekend Update.
Finch, Charlie. Artnet. The Decline and Fall of Painting.
Smith, Roberta. New York Times. Making an entrance at any age.
Laster, Paul. Flavorpill. NINETEENEIGHTY