MATT LIFSON

Matt Lifson

Born in Nassau County, NY
Lives in Los Angeles, CA

Education

2012
Otis College of Art & Design, Los Angeles, CA
Masters Degree

2008
School of Visual Arts, New York, NY
Bachelors Degree with Honors

2007
Yale Residency of Music and Art, Norfolk, CT

Solo Exhibitions

2016
Part 2, ACME, Los Angeles, CA

2015
The Snakes That Remain, ACME, Los Angeles, CA

2013
Hidden Tracks, Angles Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2012
Smoke and Mirrors, Bolsky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2010
Wanderlust, Ursa Minor Gallery, Seattle, WA

Group Exhibitions

2016
Whatever Forever, C.A.M. Galeri, Istanbul, TR

2015
Bloody Red Sun of Fantastic LA, Piasa, Paris, France
And There is an End 2, James Harris Gallery, Seattle, WA
And There is an End, Roberts & Tilton Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2014
Person Place or Thing, 68 Projects, Berlin, Germany
Art Los Angeles Contemporary Art Fair, Los Angeles, CA
Summer Show, Angles Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2013
5 New Artists on the Map, California Heritage Museum, Santa Monica, CA
New, Now, Next…, Angles Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Sublimated, Boston Court Performing Arts Center, Pasadena, CA
The Dorian Project, Ana Christea Gallery and Second Guest, New York, NY

2012
It ain’t over yet, K.O.P. Gallery, Breda, AN
yes, and…, Bolsky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Imagine, C.A.M. Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey

2011
Contemporary Art Fair, C.A.M. Gallery, Istanbul, TR
Ego Busters, C.A.M. Gallery, Istanbul, TR
Greater Los Angeles MFA Exhibition, Long Beach, CA

2010
The Art that Dare Not Speak Its Name, CB1 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Troll, Envoy Enterprises, New York, NY
Figurative Deployment, Vera Project, Seattle, WA

2009
Rose Garden Benefit, C.A.M. Gallery, Istanbul, TR

2008
FRESH, C.A.M. Gallery, Istanbul, TR

2007
Summer Show, Yale University, Norfolk, CT
Prime Time, School of Visual Arts Westside Gallery, New York, NY
Body Modifications, School of Visual Arts Chelsea Gallery, New York, NY

2006
Portraits Reconsidered, School of Visual Arts Westside Gallery, New York, NY

Grants/Awards/Residencies

2013
Rema Hort Mann Foundation YoYoYo Grant Recipient
Rema Hort Mann Emerging Artist Grant Nominee

2011
Governors Tuition Scholarship

2011
Roy Dowell Fellowship

2011
Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Grant Nominee

2004
Sillas H. Rhodes Scholarship Award

Bibliography

2015
Borgenicht, Nicole, Hearts Desire: Matt Lifson at ACME, Beverly Hills Times Magazine Review, June 24 (illustrated) print

2013
Knight, Christopher, Matt Lifson Paintings Pregnant with Possibilities., Los Angeles Times review, December 5 (illustrated) web
Zellen, Jody, Continued and Recommended, ArtScene Magazine, vol. 33, October 25 (illustrated) print

2012
Bao, Quang and Cohen, Illan, The Dorian Project, New York, NY, Second Guest and Ana Christea Gallery Catalog (illustrated) print
Fitzpatrick, Kyle, An Uncomfortable Environment: Interview with Matt Lifson, Los Angeles I’m Yours, January 17 (illustrated) web

2011
An Artistic Look at “the ego” at C.A.M. Gallery, exhibition Today’s Zaman, February 2011 (illustrated) web

2010
Mister, Sharon, The Art That Dare Not Speak Its Name, CB1 Gallery Los Angeles Times review, July 16 (illustrated) web and print

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