Matt Saunders  (American, 1975) 


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Matt Saunders, Hanna


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Matt Saunders, After Cranach 2


Matt Saunders
After Cranach 2, 2000
ink on mylar


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Matt Saunders, Matti Pellonpaa #2; Matti Pellonpaa #4 (2 works)


Matt Saunders
Matti Pellonpaa #2; Matti Pellonpaa #4 (2 works), 2006
oil, silk ink on mylar


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Matt Saunders, Hairdresser no.1 (Udo and Elisabeth)


Matt Saunders
Hairdresser no.1 (Udo and Elisabeth), 2003
oil on linen


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1975   Born in Tacoma, WA, USA
1997   Harvard College, Cambridge, MA, USA (B.A. Summa Cum Laude in Visual and Environmental Studies)
1997   Louis Sudler Prize
1997   Thomas T. Hoopes Prize
1997 - 1999   Teaching Fellow, Harvard University, USA
1999 - 2000   Art History teacher, Marymount School, New York, USA
2001   Robert Schoelkopf Fellowship
2001 - 2002   Teaching Assistant, Yale University, USA
2002   Yale University School of Art, New Haven, CT, USA (M.F.A. Painting/Printmaking)
2007   Painting Series lecture & graduate crits, California College of the Arts, USA
  Lives and works in New York, USA and Berlin, Germany
2013   VIDEO, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
2012   Tate Liverpool, Century Rolls, Liverpool, England (solo)
2012   The Movies That Were Secret Remain Secret Somehow And A Nation Forgets Its Pleasures, Project For The Harvard Film Archive, Carpenter Center For The Visual Arts, Harvard University (solo)
2012   Summer in the City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
2012   The 2012 de Cordova Biennial, de Cordova Museum, Lincoln, MA
2011   Plot for a Biennial, Sharjah Biennial 2011, United Arab Emirates (catalog)
2011   The Anxiety of Photography, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, Colorado, USA (catalog)
2011   The Ephemeral, Arndt, Berlin, Germany
2011   Marian Goodman Gallery, Paris, France (solo)
2010   Parallel Plot, Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago, USA (solo)
2010   People on Sunday, Harris Lieberman, NY, USA (solo)
2010   Buster, Clockwork, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2010   Stop. Move., Blum and Poe, Los Angeles, USA
2010   Sassa Trülzsch, Berlin, Germany
2010   Ratio 3, San Francisco, USA
2010   Renaissance Society, Chicago, IL, USA (solo)
2010   Occasionals and Danger Men, Galerie Analix Forever, Geneva, Switzerland (solo)
2010   Peinture, encore, Galerie Analix Forever, Geneva, for ArtBrussels 2010, Brussels, Belgium
2010   Arte di Moda, Analix Forever at MiArt, Milan, Italy
2010   Picaflor – Kris Van Assche / Matt Saunders, Galerie des Galeries, Paris, France
2009   Fiesta !, Galerie Analix Forever, Geneva, Switzerland
2009   1999, China Art Objects Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
2009   Binsey Poplars, Harris Lieberman, New York, NY (solo)
2009   Untitled (History Painting): Painting and Public Life in the 21st Century, University of Michigan Museum of Art, USA
2009   Private View II, Andreas Grimm München, Munich, Germany
2009   Unaddressed Circumventions: Folds From a Failed Suicide, Gresham’s Ghost, New York, NY
2009   A Twilight Art, Harris Lieberman, New York, NY
2008   Art Statements, Art|39|Basel, Basel, Switzerland (solo)
2008   Censor’s Cuts, Gallery Andreas Grimm, Munich, Germany (solo)
2008   Passageworks: Contemporary Art from the Collection, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, CA, USA
2008   Politics, Maisterra Valbuena Galeria, Madrid, Spain
2008   Freeway Balconies, curated by Collier Schorr, Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin
2007   Sweet Birth of Youth, Arndt & Partner, Berlin, curated by Hedi Slimane
2007   Sommer 2007, Grimm/Rosenfeld, Munich, Germany
2007   Prison Scene, Martin Asbaek Projects, Copenhagen, Denmark (solo)
2007   House Arrest, Homie, Berlin (solo)
2007   Hertha, second book, Galerie Analix Forever, Geneva, Switzerland (solo)
2006   Grimm/Rosenfeld, Munich, Germany (solo)
2006   Galerie Almine Rech, Paris (solo)
2006   Harris-Lieberman, New York, NY (solo)
2006   All the best: The Deutsche Bank Collection and Zaha Hadid, Singapore Art Museum
2006   Sommer 2006, Grimm/Rosenfeld, Munich, Germany
2006   Zurück zu Figur. Malerei der Gegenwart, Kunsthalle der Hypo- Kulturstiftung, Munich, Germany
2006   All American, Wilmer Hale, Berlin
2006   Liquid Paper – Pure Land, Ratio 3, San Francisco, CA, USA
2005   Founders Day, Grimm/Rosenfeld, New York, NY
2005   The Parable Show, Grimm/Rosenfeld, Munich, Germany
2005   Galerie Almine Rech, Paris
2005   Log Cabin, Artists Space, New York, NY
2004   Hotel Hollywood, Künstlerhaus Palais Thurn & Taxis, Bregenz, Austria, curated by Swetlana Heger
2004   She’s Come Undone, Artemis Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York, NY
2004   Works on Paper, Southfirst, Brooklyn, NY
2004   Galerie Analix Forever, Geneva, Switzerland (solo)
2004   Co-Stars, Grimm|Rosenfeld, Munich, Germany (solo)
2003   Slept, Lombard Freid, New York, NY (solo)
2003   2 Video works, Sert Gallery, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, MA (solo)
2003   Lazarus Effect, Prague Biennial 1, National Gallery, Czech Republic
2003   Veletrzni Palac, Prague, Czech Republic, curated by Lauri Firstenberg
2003   Fair Play, Play Gallery for Still and Motion Pictures, Berlin
2003   Game Over, Grimm / Rosenfeld, Munich, Germany
2002   Immediate Gesture, Lombard-Freid Fine Arts, New York, NY
2002   On Paper, Galerie Andreas Grimm, Munich, Germany
2002   Enough About Me, Momenta Art, Brooklyn, NY, curated by Deborah Kass
2002   MFA Thesis Show 2002,Yale University School of Art, New Haven, CT
2001   B-Hotel, P.S.1, Long Island City, NY
2001   Wight Biennial Twothousandandone, New Wight Gallery, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
2001   Screen Test, Galerie Analix Forever, Geneva, Switzerland (solo)
1999   Matt Saunders, In Vitro Alternative Space, Geneva, Switzerland (solo)
1999   Beyond Flaming, Galerie Atelier A48, Grenoble, France
  Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
  Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, USA
  Guggenheim Museum, New York, USA
  UCLA Hammer Museum, Calfornia, USA
  Yale University Art Gallery, USA
  Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, USA
2001    Haendel, Karl. “Beyond Relativism” (catalogue). Wight Biennial Twothousandandone, 2001