Matthew Booth
b. 1982, Toronto, Canada
info@matthewbooth.info

Education

2011
MFA, Photography, Yale University, New Haven, CT
2006
BFA, Photography, Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design, Vancouver, BC

Filmography

2017
Co-Author and Cinematographer, Gray House, 76 min.

Selected Screenings

2019
Gray House, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC (forthcoming)
2017
  • Gray House, Lincoln Center, New York, NY
  • Gray House, Centre Pompidou, Paris, FR
  • Gray House, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, UK
  • Gray House, CPH:DOX, Copenhagen, DK
  • Gray House, Greek Film Archive, Athens, GR

Solo Exhibitions

2018
Evening, Melanie, New York, NY
2013
Inside the White Cube, White Cube, London, UK

Selected Group Exhibitions

2019
A World of Statues, Foxy Production, New York, NY
2018
Scripts for the Pageant, Kristina Kite Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2016
We Were Here: Absence of the Figure, Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA
2013
...but the clouds..., Room East, New York, NY
2012
  • Millennium Magazines, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
  • On Walls (curated by Nancy Lupo), FAB Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
  • So-Young American Collectors Present Artworks From Their Personal Collection, Know More Games, Brooklyn, NY
2011
  • The Pleasure’s Mine (collaboration with Myeongsoo Kim), Bodega, Philadelphia, PA
  • Yale MFA Photography 2011, Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York, NY
  • Graduate Photography at Yale, Green Gallery, Yale University, New Haven, CT
  • Yale MFA Sculpture Thesis Exhibition (collaboration with Joe Graham-Felsen), Green Gallery, Yale University, New Haven, CT
2010
Second Year MFA Exhibition, Green Gallery, Yale University, New Haven, CT
2009
First Year MFA Exhibition, Green Gallery, Yale University, New Haven, CT
2008
Photography Biennial: Nine to Watch from the Pacific Northwest, Whatcom Museum, Bellingham, WA
2007
Between You and the Thing Itself, Or Gallery, Vancouver, BC
2006
  • Pictures from an Institution, The Electra Building, Vancouver, BC
  • Graduation Exhibition, Emily Carr University of Art and Design, Vancouver, BC
  • Any Similarity is Entirely Coincidental, Concourse Gallery, Vancouver, BC
2005
International Championship, 24 Water, Vancouver, BC
2004
The Vancouver Show, Exposure Gallery, Vancouver, BC

Selected Projects

2015
Co-Editor, Picture Magazine Issue 1, Brooklyn, NY
2011
Co-Founder, Top Top Studio, Brooklyn, NY
2006
Co-Founder and -Editor, Pyramid Power magazine, Vancouver, BC

Selected Awards and Honors

2015
  • Project Grant to Visual Artists, Canada Council for the Arts, Ottawa, ON
  • Artist in Residence, AIRIE, Everglades National Park, FL
2013
Visual Artists Grant, Ontario Arts Council, Toronto, ON
2011
John Ferguson Weir Award, Yale University, New Haven, CT
2010
  • Yale 50 China Travel Grant, Yale University, New Haven, CT
  • Yale Norfolk Summer School of Art Teaching Fellowship, Yale Norfolk Summer School of Art, Norfolk, CT
2009
Emily Award, Emily Carr University of Art and Design, Vancouver, BC

Teaching

2014
Instructor, Sequence and Consequence, Thessaloniki Museum of Photography, Thessaloniki, GR
2013
Instructor, Sequence and Consequence, International Center of Photography, New York, NY
2012
Adjunct Professor, Color Photography, City College of New York, New York, NY

Speaking

2017
Visiting Lecturer, YoungArts Master Class, New York, NY
2015
  • Visiting Critic & Panelist, Yale University, New Haven, CT
  • Visiting Lecturer, YoungArts Master Class, New York, NY
2014
  • Visiting Critic, Yale University, New Haven, CT
  • Visiting Lecturer, YoungArts Master Class, New York, NY
2013
Visiting Critic & Panelist, Yale University, New Haven, CT
2012
  • Visiting Critic, Yale University, New Haven, CT
  • Visiting Critic, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT
  • Visiting Lecturer, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT
  • Visiting Lecturer, Parsons the New School for Design, New York, NY
2011
  • Visiting Lecturer, International Center of Photography, New York, NY
  • Visiting Critic, City College of New York, New York, NY
  • Visiting Lecturer, City College of New York, New York, NY
2010
Visiting Lecturer, Yale Norfolk Summer School of Art, Norfolk, CT
2007
Visiting Lecturer, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC

Selected Bibliography

2017
  • Gray House, David Tasman, Frieze, London, UK
  • Gray House, Angeline Gragásin, Screen Slate, New York, NY
  • Film Review: Gray House, Guy Lodge, Variety, Los Angeles, CA
  • Gray House: Film Review, Jordan Mintzer, The Hollywood Reporter, Los Angeles, CA
  • Austin Lynch and Matthew Booth on Gray House: a film to live in, Sophie Brown, BFI, London, UK
  • Five Documentaries to Change the Way You Think This Spring, Carmen Gray, Another, London, UK
  • Six fearless new documentaries you need to see, Sophie Brown, Dazed, London, UK
2013
  • Artforum Critics’ Pick, Jason Farago, Artforum, New York, NY
  • Milk’s Crowning Moment, Sara Cwynar, The New York Times, New York, NY
2012
Theorizing Visual Studies: A Reader, James Elkins, Routledge, New York, NY
2011
The Book Remains the Same, Yale University School of Art, New Haven, CT

Selected Collections

  • Zabludowicz Collection, London, UK; Sarislavo, Finland; New York, NY
  • Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA
  • The Museum of Modern Art Library, New York, NY
  • The Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library at Yale University, New Haven, CT