Matthew Day Jackson

Born in Panorama City CA, 1974

BFA, University of Washington, Seattle WA, 1997
MFA, Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University, New Brunswick NJ, 2001
NHRA License, Frank Hawley’s Drag Racing School, Gainesville FL, 2009

Lives and works in Brooklyn NY

Solo Exhibitions

2013
Hauser & Wirth 18th Street, ‘Something Ancient, Something New, Something Stolen, Something Blue’, New York NY
Southwood Garden, St James’s Church,‘Hauser & Wirth Outdoor Sculpture: Matthew Day Jackson’, London, England
ZKM Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Total Accomplishment’, Karlsruhe, Germany

2012
Gemeentemuseum, ‘In Search of…’, The Hague, Netherlands

2011
Grimm Gallery Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Hauser & Wirth London, ‘Everything Leads to Another’, London, England
Kunstmuseum Luzern, ‘In Search of…’, Lucerne, Switzerland
MAMbo, ‘In Search of…’, Bologna, Italy

2010
Peter Blum Chelsea New York, ‘In Search of…’, New York NY
Peter Blum Soho New York, ‘The Tomb’, New York NY

2009
Contemporary Arts Museum, ‘The Immeasurable Distance’, Houston TX
Douglas Hyde Gallery, ‘High, Low, and In Between’, Dublin, Ireland
Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin, ‘Pretty’, Miami FL
Grimm Fine Art, ‘Dynamic Maximum Tension’, Amsterdam, Netherlands
MIT List Visual Art Center, ‘The Immeasurable Distance’, Cambridge MA

2008
Nicole Klagsbrun, ‘Drawings from Tlön’, Manhattan NY
Peter Blum Chelsea, ‘Terranaut, Paintings and Sculpture’, Manhattan NY

2007
The Blanton Museum of Art, Workspace: Matthew Day Jackson, ‘Paradise Now! (The Salvage)’, Austin TX
Mario Diacono at Ars Libri, ‘Diptych’, Boston MA
Perry Rubenstein Gallery, ‘The Lower 48’, Manhattan NY

2006
Cubitt Artists Space, ‘Paradise Now! (Limbo) featuring “Looking for Mother Nature”’, London, England
Mario Diacono at Ars Libri, ‘Oracle (Days of Future Passed)’, Boston MA
Portland Institute of Contemporary Art, ‘Paradise Now!’, Portland OR

2005
Perry Rubenstein Gallery, ‘___’, Manhattan NY

2004
The Locker Plant, Chinati Foundation, ‘By No Means Necessary’, Marfa TX

Group Exhibitions

2014
Grimm Gallery, ‘Trieste’, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Grimm Gallery, ‘Huidige zaken’, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Lille 3000, ‘Secret Passions. Private Flemish Collections’, Euralille, France
Museum für Gegenwartskunst Siegen, ‘What Models Can Do’, Siegen, Germany
Susan Inglett, ‘American Beauty’, New York NY

2013
Dépoland, ‘L’Art à l’épreuve du monde’, Dunkerque, France
Galerie Perrotin, ‘Happy Birthday Galerie Perrotin / 25 ans’, Lille, France
Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, ‘Anatomische Les – Van Rembrandt tot Damien Hirst’, The Hague, Netherlands
i8 Gallery, ‘Works on Paper‘, Reykjavik, Iceland
Marianne Boesky, ‘Trieste’, New York NY

2012
Collezione Maramotti, ‘Archetypes and Historicity: Painting and Other Radical Forms 1995 – 2007 by Mario Diacono’, Reggio Emilia, Italy
David Roberts Art Foundation, ‘A House of Leaves’, London, England
Federica Schiavo Gallery, ‘Trieste’, Rome, Italy
Fundacíon Banco Santander, ‘Paintings from the Rubell Family Collection’, Madrid, Spain
Hauser & Wirth, “Science on the back end”: Artists selected by Matthew Day Jackson, New York NY
Mendes Wood, ‘Repeat to Fade’, Sao Paolo, Brazil
Musée d’Art Contemporain, ‘Zoo’, Quebec, Canada
Public Art Fund, ‘Common Ground’, New York NY
Saatchi Gallery, ‘Out of focus: Photography’, London, England
Vanhaerents Art Collection, ‘Sympathy for the Devil’, Brussels, Belgium

2011
Ballroom Marfa, ‘Autobody: Featuring North of South West of East’, Marfa, TX
CAB Bastille Art Center, ‘T.O.E Synergies en résonance’, Grenoble, France
Cranbrook Art Museum, ‘No object is an Island: New Dialogues with the Cranbrook Collection’, Bloomfield Hills MI
Gyeongnam Art Museum, ‘American Chambers: 20 American Contemporary Artists’, Gyeongnam, South Korea
The House of the Nobleman, ‘The Return’, London, England
Palazzo Grassi, Francois Pinault Foundation, ‘The World belongs to you’, Venice, Italy
Rubell Family Collection / Contemporary Arts Foundation, ‘American Exuberance’, Miami FL
Van Abbemuseum, ‘The Collectors Show’, Eindhoven, Netherlands
Vanhaerents Art Collection, ‘Sympathy for the Devil’, Brussels, Belgium
Walker Art Center, ‘The Spectacular of Vernacular’, Minneapolis MN
Whitney Museum of American Art, ‘Singular Visions’, New York NY
Zabludowicz Collection, ‘The shape we’re in (London)’, London, England

2010
Centre d’Art contemporain Passages, ‘Storytellers’, Troyes, France
Musee Maillol, ‘C’est la vie: de caravage a Damien Hirst’, Paris, France
Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, ‘(LEAN)’, New York NY
Palais des Arts et du Festival, ‘Hope!’, Dinard, France
Philips de Pury’s Space, Saatchi Gallery, ‘The Franks-Suss Collection’, London, England
Plymouths Art Centre, ‘Alejandro Jodorowsky’s “Dune”: An Exhibition of a Book That Never Was’, Plymouth, England (Travelling Exhibition)
Princeton University Art Museum, ‘Nobody’s Property: Art, Land, Space, 2000-2010’, Princeton NJ
Rosenblum Collection, ‘Born in Dystopia’, Paris, France
Rubell Family Collection Contemporary Arts Foundation, ‘How Soon Now’, Miami FL
Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, ‘Roundtrip: Beijing – New York, New Selections from the Domus Collection’, Beijing, China

2009
Art Unlimited Basel, Basel, Switzerland
The Drawing Room, ‘Alejandro Jodorowsky’s “Dune”: An exhibition of a film of a book that never was’, London, England (Travelling Exhibition)
Hayward Gallery Project Space, ‘Deceitful Moon’, London, England
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, ‘The World Is Yours’, Humlebæk, Denmark
Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery for FIAC, ‘Matthew Day Jackson/Rashid Johnson’, Paris, France
Palazzo Grassi / Punta della Dogana, ‘Mapping the Studio: Artists from the François Pinault Collection’, Venice, Italy

2008
Contemporary Art Museum, ‘The Old, Weird America’, Houston TX
Gallerie Xippas, ‘Palimpset’, Paris, France
Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, ‘Matthew Day Jackson and Sara Krajewski: The Violet Hour’, Seattle WA
Martian Museum of Terrestrial Art, Barbican Gallery, ‘Mission: to interpret and understand contemporary art’, London, England
Van Abbemuseum, ‘Heartland’, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

2007
Alexandre Pollazzon Ltd, ‘Shangri La’, London, England
Athens Biennale, ‘Uncertain States of America – American Art in the 3rd Millennium’, Athens, Greece (Travelling Exhibition)
Beijing Biennale, ‘Uncertain States of America – American Art in the 3rd Millennium’, Beijing, China (Travelling Exhibition)
Centre Culturel Suisse, ‘E-flux Video Rental’, Paris, France
CSW Centrum Sztuki Wspolczesneij/Center for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, ‘Uncertain States of America – American Art in the 3rd Millennium’, Warsaw, Poland (Travelling Exhibition)
Harris Lieberman, ‘The Line of Time and the Plane of Now’, New York NY
Herning Kunstmuseum, ‘Uncertain States of America – American Art in the 3rd Millennium’, Herning, Denmark (Travelling Exhibition)
Moscow Biennale, ‘Uncertain States of America – American Art in the 3rd Millennium’, Moscow, Russia (Travelling Exhibition)
Perry Rubenstein Gallery, ‘Omission’, Manhattan NY
Peter Blum Gallery, ‘Huma Bhabha and Matthew Day Jackson: Sculptures and New Print Editions’, Manhattan NY
Rivington Arms, ‘To Build a Fire’, Manhattan NY
Rivington Arms, ‘To Build a Fire’, New York NY

2006
House of Campari, ’25 Bold Moves’, New York NY
John Connelly Presents, ‘Kamp: K48’, New York NY
Mario Diacono Fine Art, ‘Uncertain States of America – American Art in the 3rd Millennium’, Allston MA (Travelling Exhibition)
Museum Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, ‘Uncertain States of America – American Art in the 3rd Millennium’, Annandale-on-Hudson NY (Travelling Exhibition)
Portland Institute for Contemporary Art, ‘Time-Based Art is Happening!’, Portland OR
Reykjavik Art Museum, ‘Uncertain States of America – American Art in the 3rd Millennium’, Reykjavik, Iceland (Travelling Exhibition)
Royal Academy of Art, ‘USA Today’, London, England
Serpentine Gallery, ‘Uncertain States of America – American Art in the 3rd Millennium’, London, England (Travelling Exhibition)
White Box, ‘The Searchers’, New York NY
Whitney Museum of American Art, Whitney Biennal, ‘Day for Night’, New York NY
Villa Manin Centro d’arte Contemporanea, ‘Infinite Painting’, Manin, Italy

2005
Astrup Fearnley Museum, ‘The Uncertain States of America’, Oslo, Norway
The Ballroom, ‘You Are Here’, Marfa TX
Barbra Gladstone Gallery, ‘Bridge Freezes Before Road’, New York NY
Perry Rubenstein Gallery, ‘Sticks and Stones’, New York NY
PS1 Contemporary Art Center, ‘The Greater New York’, New York NY
Public Art Fund, Metro Teach Center, ‘Material World’, New York NY
Santa Fe Art Institute, ‘Motion’, Santa Fe NM
Tony Oursler Studio, Metropolitan Museum of Art, ‘Studio: Seven Months of My Aesthetic Education (Plus Some) New York Version and Climaxed’, New York NY
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, ‘The Zine UnBound – Kults, Werewolfs and Sarcastic Hippies’, San Francisco CA

2004
Capsule Gallery, ‘Mommy! I! am! not! an! animal!’, New York NY
Feigen Contemporary, ‘Relentless Proselytizers’, New York NY
Samson Projects, ‘Super Salon’, Boston MA
Valentino Pier Park, ‘Drift III’, Brooklyn NY

2003
D’amelio Terras Gallery, ‘Now Playing’, New York, NY
Daniel Silverstein Gallery, ‘Spiritual Hunger’, New York NY
Deitch Projects, ‘K48: Klubhouse’, Brooklyn NY
Home of Buckminster Fuller, ‘Drift II’, Northern NJ
Portland Museum of Art, ‘Biennial’ Portland OR
Storefront 1838, ‘ White, Black, Yellow, Red’, New York NY

2002
‘Drift’, Manasquan NJ

2001
Rabbett Gallery, ‘…sorta like a revelation’, New Brunswick NJ

1999
Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘Sans Titre’, Boulder CO

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