Chronik

1964
Born in UK. Lives and works in New York City
1983 – 1986
BFA, Camberwell School of Art, London
1992
Boston University, Boston, MA

Ausstellungen

2013
Matthew Ritchie exhibitions in 2013:
ZKM – Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Germany, “The Morning Line,”(solo exhibition)
Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, CO, “Slow Light,”(solo exhibition)
Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, NY, “On Nature,”
The Institute of Contemporary Art Boston, Boston, MA, “Expanding the Field of Painting,”
MOCA (Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami), Miami, FL, “Pivot Points – 15 Years and Counting,”
CAC Málaga, Málaga, Spain, "Pasión II. Colección Carmen Riera,"
Museo de Arte de Ponce, Ponce, Puerto Rico, “The Art of the Empire: Three Centuries of British Art,”
2012
Matthew Ritchie exhibitions in 2012:
Barbican Theatre, London, “The Long Count,”
2011
Matthew Ritchie exhibitions in 2011:
Performa Biennial, New York, NY, “The Likeness of a Crown,”
L&M Arts, Los Angeles, CA
Thyssen-Bornemisza Contemporary Art Foundation, Vienna, Austria, “The Morning Line,”
Holland Festival, Amsterdam, “The Long Count,”
Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, Japan, “Architectural Environments for Tomorrow
Graham Gund Gallery, Kenyon College, Gambier, OH, “Seeing/Knowing,”
Albright-Knox, Buffalo, New York, “Surveyor,”
Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Stephen D. Paine Gallery, Boston, MA<
2010
Matthew Ritchie exhibitions in 2010:
The New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, NJ, “I am the Cosmos,”
The National Arts Club, New York, NY, “Contemporary Magic: A Tarot Deck Art Project,”
Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY, “Contemplating the Void: Interventions in the Guggenheim Musuem
Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary, Istanbul, Turkey, “The Morning Line,”
2009
Matthew Ritchie exhibitions in 2009:
Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, Germany, “To the Milky Way by Bicycle,”
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, “Between Art and Life,”
Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan, "The Kaleidoscopic Eye"
bitforms, New York, NY, “Spazialismo,”
Institute of Contemporary Art, Valencia, Spain, "Confines", curated by, Aaron Betsky
Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla, CA, "Automatic Cities: The Architectural Imaginary in Contemporary Art
Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, NY, “Line Shot,” (solo)
c/o - Atle Gerhardsen, Berlin, Germany, "The Need Fire" (solo)
London, England, "The Last Scattering, Phase 2", Matthew Ritchie with Arup AGU (solo)
2008
Matthew Ritchie exhibitions in 2008:
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY, "Wunderkammern", curated by Sarah Suzuki
Jewish Museum in San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, "In the Beginning: Artists Respond to Genesis"
Reykjavik Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland, "Experiment Marathon Reykjavík", organized by Hans Ulrich Obrist and Ólafur Elíasson
Guggenheim Bilbao, Spain, The Guggenheim Collection
White Cube, London, England, “Ghost Operator “, May 20 - June 28 (solo)
Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo, Seville, Spain, "The Morning Line", Matthew Ritchie with Aranda\ Lasch and Arup AGU (solo)
2007
St. Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, MO, New Media Series: Matthew Ritchie, The Iron City June 29 – September 30 (solo)
2007
Idyllwild Arts, Idyllwild, CA, Paintings Edge, June 23 – July 5
2007
P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, NY, “Not For Sale”, February 11 – April 30
2007
James Cohan Gallery, New York, NY, “Cosmologies”, January 11 – February 12
2006
Denver Art Museum, RADAR: Selections from the Collection of Vicki and Kent Logan, October 7 – July 15, 2007
2006
Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York Out of Line: Drawings from the Collection of Sherry and Joel Mallin, November 4 – December 17
2006
T-B A21, Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary, Vienna, “Nature Attitudes”, April 5 – June 17, 2006.
2006
Kunstmuseum, Bonn, Germany, “The Guggenheim Collection”, July 21, 2006 – January 7, 2007 (catalogue)
2006
Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, September (solo)
2005
The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadephia, PA (solo)
Portikus, Frankfurt-am-Main, Germany (solo)
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, “Remote Viewing: Invented Worlds in Recent Painting and Drawing,” curated by Elisabeth Sussman, (catalogue)
Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany, “Return to Space,” curated by Christoph Heinrich and Markus Heinzelmann
2005
Richard L. Feigen & Co, New York, The Third Eye: Fantasies, Dreams and Visions, November 1 – January 28, 2006
2005
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, In Private Hands: 200 Years of American Painting, October 1 – January 8, 2006
2005
Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany, Return to Space, curated by Christoph Heinrich and Markus Heinzelmann, September 23 – February 12, 2006
2005
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, Remote Viewing: Invented Worlds in Recent Painting and Drawing, curated by Elisabeth Sussman, June 2 – October 9
2005
Denver Museum of Art, Denver, Radar: Selections from the Kent and Vicki Logan Collection,”
2005
Portikus, Frankfurt-am-Main, Germany, July 9 – August 21 (solo)
2004
Mario Diacono Gallery, Boston, MA, The Two-Way Shot, December 3 – 31 (solo)
2004
21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan, The Encounters in the 21st Century: the 21st Century: Polyphony - Emerging Resonances. October 9– March 21, 2005
2004
Sao Paolo Biennial XXVI, Sao Paolo, Brazil, curated by Alfons Hug, September 25 – December 19
2004
DESTE Foundation for Contemporary Art, Athens, Greece, Monument to Now, the Dakis Joannou Collection curated by Dan Cameron, Jeffrey Deitch, Alison M. Gingeras, Massimiliano Gioni, and Nancy Spector, June 22 – December 31
2004
Mass MoCA, North Adams, MA, “Matthew Ritchie: Proposition Player,” (solo)
Mario Diacono Gallery, Boston, MA, “The Two-Way Shot,” (solo)
Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, NE, “Fabulism”, curated by Klaus Kertess
Stiftung Opelvillen, Zentrum für Kunst, Russelheim, Germany, “Was Malerei Ist Heute”, curated by Beate Kemfert
DESTE Foundation for Contemporary Art, Athens, Greece, “Monument to Now,” the Dakis Joannou Collection curated by Dan Cameron, Jeffrey Deitch, Alison M. Gingeras, Massimiliano Gioni, and Nancy Spector
Sao Paolo Biennial XXVI, Sao Paolo, Brazil, curated by Alfons Hug
21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan, “The Encounters in the 21st Century: Polyphony - Emerging Resonances."
2003
c/o Atle Gerhardsen, Berlin, Germany, “After the Father Costume” (solo)
Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX, “Matthew Ritchie: Proposition Player” (solo)
c/o Atle Gerhardsen, Oldenberg, Germany, “160 Meisterzeichnungen”
Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France, “GNS”,
Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany, “Painting Pictures”, (catalogue)
Oldenburger Kunstverein, Oldenburg, Germany, “Hands Up, Baby, Hands Up! 160 Jahre Oldenburger Kunstverein, 160 Arbeiten auf Papier”, (catalogue)
Art Gallery of South Australia, John Kaldor Art Projects and Collection, Adelaide, Australia,“Journey to Now”
2002
Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York (solo)
Reverberator, Houldsworth, London
(The World May Be) Fantastic, Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, Australia (catalogue)
Flights of Reality, Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge and Turnpike Gallery, Manchester (catalogue)
Sprawl, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, curated by Sue Spaid
Urgent Painting, LARC/Musee d’Art Moderne, Paris
Virginie Barré + Christophe Berdaguer & Marie Péjus + Alain Declercq + Michael Elmgreen & Ingar Dragset + Naomi Fisher + Gelatin + Subodh Gupta + Alexander Györfi + Kay Hassan + Gunilla Klingberg + Surasi Kusolwong + Michel Majerus + Paola Pivi + Matthew Ritchie + Franck Scurti + Wang-Du +Sislej Xhafa + Jun'ya Yamaide, Palais de Tokyo, Paris
2001
Concentrations 38: Matthew Ritchie, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, Texas(solo)
The Family Farm, White Cube/Jay Jopling, London(solo)
Form Follows Fiction, Castello di Rivoli, Torino, Italy, curated by Jeffrey Deitch
2000
Parents and Children, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York(solo)
The Fast Set, Miami Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami (catalogue) (solo)
1999
The Big Story, Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, Cleveland, Ohio (catalogue(solo)
1998
Fundação Cultural de Distrito Federal, Brasília, Brazil (solo)
Paco Imperial, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil(solo)
Galeria Camargo Vilaca, Sao Paolo, Brazil, (catalogue)(solo)
The Gamblers, Basilico Fine Arts, New York(solo)
Mario Diacono Gallery, Boston(solo)

Literatur

2003
Matthew Ritchie: Proposition Player. Published by the Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, and Hatje Cantz, 2003.
2001
Matthew Ritchie. Incomplete Projects 02. Published by Dallas Museum of Contemporary Art, 2001
1999
Matthew Ritchie. The Big Story. Published by Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, Ohio, 1999
1998
Matthew Ritchie. Projects. Published by Basilico Fine Arts, NY, 1998
1996
Matthew Ritchie. The Hard Way. Published by Galerie Meteo, Basilico Fine Arts, c/o- Atle Gerhardsen, 1996