April 6 - May 11, 2019
Matthew Porter (b. 1975, State College, PA) received his BA from Bard College and his MFA from Bard-ICP. Recent solo exhibitions include The Sheen, The Shine at Galerie Xippas, Geneva; Sunclipse at Invisible-Exports, New York, and News from Nowhere at M+B, Los Angeles. His work has been included in the thematic exhibitions Auto Photo: de 1900 à nos jours at the Foundation Cartier pour l’art contemporain, Paris; Matter of Memory: Photography as Object in the Digital Age at the George Eastman Museum, Rochester, NY; After Photoshop at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; and Perspectives at the International Center of Photography Museum, New York, among others. Porter is the co-editor of Blind Spot magazine Issue 45 and his writings and interviews have been featured in Triple Canopy, Blind Spot, Artforum and Canteen. The artist’s work is held in the permanent collections of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; Cincinnati Art Museum, Ohio; and the UBS Art Collection, New York, among others. In 2015, MACK Books published his first monograph, Archipelago. His second book, The Heights, was published by Aperture in 2019. Matthew Porter lives and works in Brooklyn.