M+B is pleased to announce AgX.Hb, Matthew Brandt's fourth solo exhibition at the gallery. The show will present new works from the artist’s recent Silver series, in addition to the debut of the Heidelberg Blankets. The exhibition runs from February 24 to March 31, 2018. An opening reception will be held on Saturday, February 24 from 6 to 8 pm.
Matthew Brandt (b. 1982, Los Angeles, CA) received his BFA from Cooper Union and MFA from UCLA. Brandt has been the subject of institutional solo shows at the Columbus Museum of Art; Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art and SCAD Museum of Art, Savannah. Recent group exhibitions include The Magic Medium at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Light, Paper, Process: Reinventing Photography at the J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles; Second Chances at the Aspen Art Museum; What is a Photograph? at the International Center of Photography, New York; and Land Marks at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. In addition to a forthcoming solo exhibition at the Newark Museum in 2019, Brandt’s work will also be on view in New Territory: Landscape Photography Today at the Denver Art Museum in June 2018. His work can currently been seen in the group exhibition, A Fire That No Water Could Put Out: Civil Rights Photography at the High Musuem in Atlanta. Brandt was recently shortlisted for the prestigious Prix Pictet award and had his work showcased in an exhibition at the Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris. His work can be found in the permanent collections of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Armand Hammer Museum, Los Angeles; J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles; Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.; High Museum of Art, Atlanta; Brooklyn Museum of Art; and Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, among others. In 2014 a monograph devoted to Brandt’s work was published by Damiani. Matthew Brandt lives and works in Los Angeles.
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