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Matt R. Martin

Born 1984 Mildura, Victoria, Australia
Lives and works in Melbourne.


EDUCATION

2008
Diploma of Illustration NMIT Preston, Melbourne
Certificate IV Design NMIT Preston, Melbourne
Life Drawing 8 years Art Sunraysia Institute of TAFE, Mildura & NMIT Preston, Melbourne
2006
1 year of Fine Art Diploma NMIT Preston, Melbourne
2003
1 year of Diploma of Graphic Art Sunraysia Institute of TAFE, Mildura


SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2017
'Uneasy Idyll' , Hill Smith Gallery Booth C09, Art Central Hong Kong

2016
The Kilgour Prize, Group Show, New Castle Art Gallery
Figurative II Group Show 1261 Denver, Colorado, US

2015
Paintguide Group Show, Unit London Gallery, London UK
Sydney Contemporary, Sydney ARt Fair 2015, Scott Livesey Stand
The Salon, Scott Livesey Galleries, Melbourne

2014
Twenty Fourteen, Scott Livesey Galleries, Melbourne
Glencore Percival Portrait Prize 2014, Perc Tucker Regional Gallery Townsville
Melbourne Art Fair 2014, Scott Livesey Galeries
Maritime ANL Art Prize 2014, Group Show at the historic seafarers', Docklands
Benalla Nude Art Prize, Benella Art Gallery

2013
Personae featuring Ron Francis, Matt R Martin, Lily Mae Martin and Heidi Yardley, Scott Livesey Galleries, Melbourne
Winter Selection, Scott Livesey Galleries, Melbourne
Big and Small, Paintings by Melbourne Artists, Scott Livesey Galleries, Melbourne

2012
Interwoven and Undone, Scott Livesey Galleries, Melbourne
Metro Gallery Art Award 2012, Metro Gallery, Melbourne
Taboo, beinArt International Art Collective Group Exhibition, Last Rites Gallery, New York
R and M McGivern Art Prize 2012 'Group Show' Maroondah Art Gallery, Melbourne
Group Show, Scott Livesey Galleries, Melbourne

2011
Stockroom Show, Scott Livesey Galleries, Melbourne
Metro Gallery Art Award 2011, Group Show, Metro Gallery, Melbourne
Solo Exhibition, CoproGallery Santa Monica , California
Dystopia, beinArt International Art Collective Group Exhibition, CoproGallery, Santa Monica, California

2010
Metro Gallery Art Award 2010, Group Show, Metro Gallery, Melbourne
Metamorphosis, beinArt International Art Collective Group Exhibition, CoproGallery, Santa Monica, California,
Grand Opening Group Show, 696 ink Gallery, Melbourne

2008
Illustre Graduate Exhibition at Chapel Off Chapel Gallery, Melbourne


AWARDS & PRIZES

2016
Kilgour Prize, finalist, group exhib, Newcastle Art Gallery, Newcastle

2014
Finalist for 2014 Benalla Nude Art Prize, Benalla, Victoria
Glencore Percival portrait Prize, 2014, Perc Tucker Regional Gallery, Townsville, Queensland
Maritime ANL Art Prize, 2014, finalist, Seafarers Centre , Docklands, Vic

2012
Finalist for R and M McGivern Art Prize 2012, Group show at Maroondah Art Gallery, Melbourne
Finalist for Metro Gallery Art Award 2012, Group Show at Metro Gallery, Melbourne

2011
Finalist for Metro Gallery Art Award 2011, Group Show at Metro Gallery, Melbourne

2010
Finalist for Metro Gallery Art Award 2010, Group Show at Metro Gallery, Melbourne

2008
Eckersley’s Award for Excellence in Illustration, Illustre Graduate Exhibition Chapel Off Chapel, Gallery


COMMISSIONS

2010 A moment to breathe, commissioned by Aldo Coronelli, London
2010 Imbalance sleep, commissioned by Cyril Delapraz, London
2010 The Road, commissioned by Aldo Coronelli, London
2009 Blood Geometry, commissioned by Marc Fumberger, Melbourne


COLLECTIONS

beinArt International Art Collective, beinArt Collection

 

Matt R. Martin

somnolent weave


Medium:
Oil on Russian Birch

DImensions:
100 x 125 cm

All prices displayed subject to confirmation with gallery.

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