MATT KEEGAN
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Born in Manhasset, New York, 1976
Lives and works in New York



Education

2004               MFA from Columbia University, New York
2001               Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Maine, USA
1998               BFA with a Film and Media Studies Minor from Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh



Solo Shows (Selection)

2017
REPLICATE, Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Massachusetts, USA
Generation, Participant Inc, New York

2016
Purple, Meyer Riegger, Berlin

2015
Portable Document Format, Rogaland Kunstcenter, Stavanger, Norway
And, Altman Siegel, San Francisco

2014
Matt Keegan and Anne Truitt, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York
Matt Keegan and Kay Rosen, Contemporary Art Museum, Houston, USA

2013
Horizon, Galeria Pedro Cera, Lisbon

2011
Lengua, Altman Siegel, San Francisco, USA
I Apple NY, D’Amelio Terras, New York

2010
The Story of a Window, w/ Dane Mitchell, Neon Parc, Melbourne, Australia

2009
Postcards & Calendars, Altman Siegel Gallery, San Francisco, USA
New Windows, D’Amelio Terras, New York

2008
Now’s the Time, Anna Helwing Gallery, Los Angeles, USA

2007
Any Day Now, D’Amelio Terras, New York
M R A I T C T H A A N M D Y, Matt Keegan and Richard Aldrich with Amy Granat, Mandrake, Los Angeles, USA

2006
From You to Me and Back Again, Wallspace Gallery, New York
How to Make a Portrait, Nicole Klagsbrun (Project Room), New York
and White Columns, New York

1997
Thank You Auckland and Goodnight, rm. 3, Auckland, New Zealand



Group Shows (Selection)

2016
Purple, Jamie Isenstein, Matt Keegan, Meyer Riegger, Berlin
A travelling Show, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Texas, USA
LL|EE, Matt Keegan and Rachel Foullon, Galeria Pedro Cera, Lisbon
Will and Be Going To, Altman Siegel, San Francisco, USA
The Artist’s Museum, The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, USA
The Sun Placed in the Abyss, Columbus Museum of Art, Ohio, USA
We Are the Center for Curatorial Studies, CCS Bard, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York
In search of Vedaland, Altman Siegel, San Francisco, USA
C.Ar.D. Contemporary Art & Design Biennial, Consorzio Agrario Provinciale, Piacenza, Italy
Two-person show with Kay Rosen, Contemporary Art Museum, Houston, USA                                          Two-person show with Kay Rosen, Grazer Kunstverein, Graz, Austria  
Jamie Isenstein, Matt Keegan, Meyer Riegger, Berlin

2015                     
Reconstructions: Recent Photographs and Video from the Met Collection, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Over & Under, Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York
Storylines: Contemporary Art at the Guggenheim, Guggenheim Museum, New York

2014
Rencontre curated by Janneke deVries, Autocenter, Berlin
No Games Inside the Labyrinth curated by John Miller, Galerie Barbara Weiss, Berli
Art at the Core, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill, USA
Fixed Variable, Hauser & Wirth, New York

2013
Art For Rollins: The Alfond Collection of Contemporary Art, The Cornell Fine, Florida, USA
Wallspace Tenth Anniversary, Wallspace Gallery, New York
Yes I will Yes, American Contemporary, New York
The Cat Show, White Columns, New York
It’s Over There, Matt Keegan and James Richards, Marie Lund, Rose Marcus, Emily Mast, Lucy Skaer, Viola Yesiltac, Simon Subal Gallery, New York

2012
Y? O! G... A. Matt Keegan & Eileen Quinlan, Curated by Matthew Lyons, The Kitchen, New York
Books, Matt Keegan, Adam Pendleton, Ricardo Valentim, Galeria Pedro Cera, Lisbon
Why Do Birds Suddenly Appear Matt Keegan and Dane Mitchell, Zak Kitnick, Matt Sheridan Smith, Josh Tonsfeldt, Curated by Matt Moravec and Kyle Thurman, Volker Bradtke, Dusseldorf, Germany
Yeah We Friends and Shit, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York
Found in Translation, Curated by Nat Troutman, Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin

2011
Circulate, Fotografie Museum Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Short Stories, Curated by Isla Leaver-Yap, Sculpture Center, Long Island City, USA
Exposure: Matt Keegan, Katie Paterson, Heather Rasmussen, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, USA
The Air We Breathe, Curated by Apsara DiQunizio, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, USA
The Anxiety of Photography, Curated by Matthew Thompson, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, USA
We Are Grammar, Curated by Dave Beech and Paul O’Neill, Pratt Manhattan Gallery, New York
No More Presence, Hunter College / The Artist’s Institute, New York
Chris Johanson, Charley Harper & Matt Keegan, Altman Siegel, San Francisco, USA
Open Sesame (The Blue Floor Show), Curated by Tim Barber, A.S.S. Gallery, New York

2010
Haunted: Contemporary Photography/Video/Performance, Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, Bilbao, Spain
S, M, L, Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York
Image Transfer, Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
Held Up By Columns, Renwick Gallery, New York
Christmas in July, Yvon Lambert, New York
The Summer Bazaar, Tanya Banakdar Gallery, New York
North Drive Press Archive, SPACE: Library, London
…And Then There Was X, Altman Siegel, San Francisco, USA
So Be It: Interventions in Printed Matter, Andrew Roth, New York
American Spirit, Crone Galerie, Berlin
\ (Lean), Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York
Contemplating the Void: Interventions in the Guggenheim Museum, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
They Knew What They Wanted, John Bergreunn Gallery, San Francisco, USA

2009                    
Younger than Jesus, New Museum, New York
Reach of Realism, MOCA Miami, Miami, USA
Interim in Three Rounds, curated by Jason Murison, Friedrich Petzel, New York
Picturing the Studio, School of the Art Institute Chicago, Chicago, USA
Phot(o)bjects, Presentation House, Vancouver, Canada
A Wild Night and a New Road, Altman Siegel, San Francisco, USA
Separate Entities, Museum 52, New York
The Garden of Forking Paths, Maisterravalbuena, Madrid

2008                    
Optimism, Westport Art Center, Westport, USA
Democracy in America: The National Campaign, organized by Creative Time, New York
Communication Breakdown, Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York and Galerie Impaire, Paris
Catawampus (for H.D.), Midway Contemporary Art, Minneapolis, USA
Intimacy, The Fireplace Project, East Hampton, New York
Imaginary Thing, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, USA
Rental, New York
Not so subtle subtitle, Casey Kaplan, New York
Bendover/Hangover: An Evening with Cinema Zero, White Flag Projects, St. Louis, USA
11 Sessions, with Karin Schneider and John Miller Orchard, New York
Pawnshop, travels to Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands and Beijing
The Leisure Suite, Leroy Neiman Gallery, Columbia University, New York

2007                     
I AM Eyebeam, Gallery 400, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, USA
Catawampus (for H.D.), Shane Campbell Gallery, Oak Park, Illinois, USA
NeoIntegrity, Derek Eller Gallery, New York
Funny Shadows, Clifford Chance US, New York
Elastic Paintings and Transparent Partition: An exhibition by Karin Schneider, Forde, L’Usine, Geneva, Switzerland, Office Baroque Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium

2006                                     
Please Love Me, Frank Walker’s Point Center for the Arts, Milwaukee, USA
How I Finally Accepted Fate, EFA Gallery, New York
Bring the War Home, Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York, and QED, Los Angeles, USA
A Rabbit as King of the Ghosts, Mitchell-Innes & Nash, New York
Mystic River, South First: ART, Brooklyn, New York, travels to: Arcadia University Art Gallery, Glenside, USA
Supports, Roger Bjorkholmen Galleri, Stockholm

2005                     
Shape Shifters, China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles, USA
A Walk in the Park, Sculpture Center, Long Island City, New York
Bebe Le Strange, D'Amelio Terras, New York
lesser new york, a Fia Backström production, Brooklyn, New York
Log Cabin, Artists Space, New York

2004                     
A/C
, Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York
LTTR Explosion!, Art in General, K8 Hardy, and Ginger Takahashi, New York
Hung, Drawn, and Quartered, Team Gallery, New York
Silhouette, Momenta Art, Brooklyn, New York
Columbia University’s MFA Thesis Exhibition, Studebaker Building, New York

2003                     
The Outlaw Series, Fortunato Brother’s Bakery, Brooklyn, New York
Catholic Cat Show, (curated by Jesse Pearson and Glynnis McDaris Guild & Greyshkul), New York
24/7, Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius, Lithuania
NFS, Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York
Today’s Man, John Connelly Presents and Hiromi Yoshii Gallery, New York and Tokyo
Rundgang, Kunsthochschule Kassel, Kassel, Germany
Columbia First Year MFA Exhibition, Wallach Art Gallery, New York

2002                     
Process/ion, Leroy Neiman Gallery, Columbia University, New York

2001                     
Biting Style, Spitting Image
, Bass Museum, Miami, USA

2000                     
Superduper
NY, Pierogi, Brooklyn, New York

1999                     
Exposed, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, USA