Matthew Kern

Born 1970

Lives and works in Baltimore, MD.


 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2013 Sketchbook, School 33 Art Center, Curated by Rene Trevino, Baltimore MD

2013 No Passport Required, Artscape, Baltimore MD

2013 Mem.o.ry, Windup Space, Baltimore MD

2013 Out of Order (Select Artist), Maryland Art Place, Baltimore MD

2012 LUX, Maryland Art Place, Baltimore MD

2011 Text Me:  The Art of Words, CCBC Gallery, Catonsville MD,  Curated by Julia Orbino 

2011 The Art of Motorcycles Show, Area 405, Baltimore MD  

2010 The Text and Its Discontexts, Towson Art Collective, Towson, MD

2010 Solo Exhibition,  Reading Between the Lines, RTKL, Baltimore, MD

2010 Moulin Rouge, Creative Alliance, Baltimore , MD
2009 Solo Exhibition,  From Follow, Die Botschaft1628, Baltimore, MD
2009 AAF NYC, Gallery Imperato, New York, NY
2009 Patterns of Obsession, Gallery Imperato, Baltimore, MD
2008 Red Dot Art Fair, Gallery Imperato, New York, NY
2008 Bridge Art Fair, Raandesk Gallery, New York, NY
2008 A Line in the Sand, House of Ruth Maryland, Traveling Exhibition, MD
2008 Summer Group Show, Gallery Imperato, Baltimore, MD
2008 A Miscallany, Mana Fine Arts, Jersey City, NJ
2008 The Day After Tomorrow-The Next Tortured Genius, Monkdogz Urban Art, New York, NY
2008 Have a Good Eye <5>, New Art Center, New York, NY
2007 Solo Exhibition, New Art Center, New York, NY Curated by Barbara McAdam, Editor Art and Auction
2007 Solo Exhibtion, Gallery Imperato, Baltimore MD
2006 Raandesk Gallery, New York, NY
2006 Art Kudos International Juried Competition (Online)
2006 Polaroid Gallery (Online, Ongoing)
2006 Photo San Francisco, 7th International Photo-Based Art Exposition
2006 Night of 1000 Drawings, Artists Space, New York, NY
2006 Have A Good Eye <3>, New Art Center, New York, NY
2005 Solo Exhibition, In Camera Gallery, New York, NY
2005 Projekt 30 Winter Invitational, New York, NY (Online)
2005 Projekt 30 Autumn Invitational, New York, NY (Online)
2005 Projekt 30 Summer Invitational, New York, NY (Online)
2004 Avalanche International Juried Competition, Avalanche Gallery, New York, NY Juried by Nelson Santos
2004 Soho / Chelsea International Art Competition, Agora Gallery, New York, NY Juried by Susan Cross, Guggenheim Museum
2004 Three Beyond the Camera, In Camera Gallery, New York, NY


PUBLICATIONS

C. Ober, Urbanite, Baltimore-based Artist Matthew Kern Shares His Thoughts on Bachelor Caveman Eating, Collecting Fake Diamonds, and His Lack of Hobbies, June 2011

A. Castro, Urbanite, Eye to Eye: Matthew Kern, January 2010

M. O'Donnell, Urbanite:  Critic's Pick;  Instant Classic, October 2009
Defekto, The Dreamy Polaroid Art of Matthew Kern, OutLoud, April 2009
S. Simonian, Obsessed with Patterns of Obsession, Radar Redux. April 2009
L. Billingsley, The Examiner, Innovation and Determination at the Gallery Imperato, April 2009
K. Noonan, Adorn Identity, Baltimore City Paper, August 13 2008
C. Brockelman, For Matthew Kern It's His Process and His Vision that Produce His Fine Art, Baltimore 21201, March 18 2007
C. Ober, Matthew Kern at Gallery Imperato, BMoreArt, March 28 2007
J. Novak, Poignant Polaroids Put Kern on the Artistic Map, Baltimore Examiner, March 31 2007
D. Mcleod, It Is Not Easy to Be of Delicate Constitution, Matthew Kern at Gallery Imperato, Baltimore City Paper, April 18 2007

 

AWARDS

 

2012 Maryland State Arts Council:  Individual Artist Award for Photography


COLLECTIONS

 

Nokia Corporation, Switzerland
Daphne and Jean Lignel, New York
Trent Dickey, New York
Norman Laliperte, New York
Harry Dreizen, New York

House of Ruth, Maryland