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Matt Mignanelli
Born Providence, RI
Lives and works in New York City

Aesthetic and process define my practice. Painted entirely free-hand, I constantly
challenge personal boundaries as I strive for perfection and purity in my execution.
Education
2011 Artist in Residence, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
2005
BFA, Rhode Island School of Design
Solo and Two Person Exhibitions

2015 Marianne Friis Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark (forthcoming) 2014 Richard Heller Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (forthcoming, November)

2013 Nonstop, Dubner Moderne, Lausanne, Switzerland
Matt Mignanelli - Ryan Wallace, Bleecker Street Arts Club, New York, NY
2012 Made In America, Artpark, Warsaw, Poland 2010 Transformative Illuminations, Medicine Agency, San Francisco, CA
The Paradigm, Recoat Gallery, Glasgow, Scotland
Bibliography

Matt Mignanelli NONSTOP at Dubner Moderne, Switzerland,Guy Yanai, TELAVIVIAN, October 29, 2013. (Tel Aviv, IL)
Installation view: Matt Mignanelli-NONSTOP, David Wilfert, The World's Best Ever, October , 2013. (New York, NY)
Dans les galeries: Matt Mignanelli, Laurent Delaloye, 24 Heures, October 8, 2013. (Lausanne, CH)
Matt Mignanelli, Domenico de Chirico, DUST Magazine, October 3, 2013. (Milano, IT)
Matt Mignanelli at Dubner Moderne, Florian Schmied, Lausanne Contemporain, September 30, 2013. (Lausanne, CH)
Nonstop Exhibit at Dubner Moderne, Sarah Decorvet, The Lausanne Guide, September 30, 2013. (Lausanne, CH)
Review: "Surfacing" group exhibition at Mark Wolfe Contemporary, Kathryn McKinney, SFAQ, August 23, 2013. (San Francisco, CA)
Ryan Wallace and Matt Mignanelli-New Work, Nigel Dunkley, N/V Projects, July 4, 2013. (London, UK)
20 Artists to Watch, Under 40, Matthew Hassell, NY Arts Magazine, June 25, 2013. (New York, NY)
June 2013: Whitehot Watch, Jason Stopa, Whitehot Magazine, June 6, 2013. (New York, NY)
Art Tonight in New York, David Wilfert, The World's Best Ever, June 6, 2013. (New York, NY)
Matt Mignanelli & Ryan Wallace Open at Bleecker Street Arts Club, Andrew Lasane, Complex Magazine, June 5, 2013. (New York, NY)
12 Things to Do in New York's Art World Before June 9th, Andrew Russeth, GalleristNY, June 3, 2013. (New York, NY)
Matt Mignanelli & Ryan Wallace at Bleecker Street Arts Club, Jack Smylie, POST NEW, May 31, 2013. (Auckland, NZ)
Bleecker Street Arts Club in the West Village, Gary Pini, Paper Magazine, May 24, 2013. (New York, NY)
Matt Mignanelli - Art Talk, VICE, May 15, 2013. (Brooklyn, NY)
Fresh Air from Ballast Projects at SPRING/BREAK
, Xavier Aaronson, Babes at the Museum, March 15, 2013. (New York, NY)
A Short Recommendation Review of SPRING/BREAK, Matthew D. Knight, The Art Dossier, March 8, 2013. (New York, NY)
Brooklyn During Armory Week, Enrico Gomez, Wagmag, March 4, 2013. (Brooklyn, NY)
Armory Week Show SPRING/BREAK Announces Artists and Curators, Benjamin Sutton, ARTINFO, February 22, 2013. (New York, NY)

Matt Mignanelli Studio Visit
, Jack Smylie, POST NEW, December 18, 2012. (Auckland, NZ)
Matt Mignanelli wywiad, Agniezki Le Nart, Mixtape, September 13, 2012. (Warsaw, PL)
Interview with Matt Mignanelli, Rob Loane, Fecal Face, July 11, 2012. (San Francisco, CA)
Matt Mignanelli - Interview,
Steven Cox, Hunted Projects: In Dialogue, June 23, 2012. (Glasgow, UK)
Matt Mignanelli Talks Inspiration
, Noah Davis, Complex Magazine, June 4, 2012. (New York, NY)
My neighbors at 117 Grattan Street
, Sharon Butler, Two Coats of Paint, May 31, 2012. (Brooklyn, NY)
SPINDLES Exhibition
, VICE Magazine, May 4, 2012. (New York, NY)
New Exhibit At Ballast Projects Highlights NYC's Most Exciting Contemporary Artists
, Nick Schonberger, Complex Magazine, May 2, 2012. (New York, NY)
NY EVENT: Fredagskunst på Ama'r
, Hanne Bjørton, Amager Bladet, April 30, 2012. (Copenhagen, DK)
Matt Mignanelli - Studio Visit
, Jens-Peter Brask, Brask Art, March 7, 2012. (Copenhagen, DK)

Painter Matt Mignanelli's Acrylic Pixels
, Paul Bruno, DIRTY Magazine, June 25, 2011. (New York, NY)
Matt Mignanelli: Vermont Studio Center
, Alex Moshakis, It's Nice That, February 18, 2011. (London, UK)

Medicine Agency: Matt Mignanelli - Transformative Illuminations
, Alan Bamberger, Artbusiness.com, August 25, 2010. (San Francisco, CA)

Paintings balance the abstract, organic, Julia Chan, San Francisco Examiner, August 19, 2010. (San Francisco, CA) p. 26
Stars & Stripes: An Interview with Artist Matt Mignanelli
, Kendrick Daye, Art Nouveau, August 19, 2010 (Atlanta, GA)
Matt Mignanelli Interviewed: Transformative Illuminations
, Alex Bec, It's Nice That, August 18, 2010. (London, UK)
Matt Mignanelli ”Transformative Illuminations” at Medicine Agency,
Nick Schonberger, Curated Magazine, August 12, 2010. (New York, NY & Berlin, Germany)
Matt Mignanelli Solo Exhibit at Medicine Agency,
Kenneth Tan, Format Magazine, August 9, 2010. (Toronto, Canada)
Matt Mignanelli answers FAD's questions,
Mark Westall, FAD website, April 2, 2010. (London, UK)
Matt Mignanelli’s Glasgow Exhibition,
David Hellqvist, Dazed Digital, April 1, 2010. (London, UK)
Matt Mignanelli VS. Glasgow,
Dustin Hostetler, Faesthetic.com, March 15, 2010. Toledo, OH
Matt Mignanelli Solo Exhibition,
Sarah Parniak, Format Magazine , March 15, 2010. Toronto, Canada
The Paradigm Exhibition Preview, Matt Mignanelli, David Ferretti, T.W.D. Magazine , March 9, 2010. Chicago, IL
Matt Mignanelli Studio Visit / Show Preview,
The Ballast , March 8, 2010. New York City, NY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Selected Group Exhibitions
2015 Black/White, Ameringer | McEnery | Yohe, New York, NY (forthcoming) 2014 TWO x TWO, Rachofsky House, Dallas, TX (forthcoming) Art Herning, Marianne Friis Gallery, Herning, Denmark By Invitation Only curated by Mickalene Thomas, Renée Riccardo, Ambre Kelly, and Andrew Gori, Kinz + Tillou, Brooklyn, NY Black/White curated by Brian Alfred and Shay Kun, LaMontagne Gallery, Boston, MA
2013 Miami Project, Richard Heller Gallery, Miami, FL ARTWALK NY, 82 Mercer, New York, NY Rema Hort Mann Foundation, Bleecker Street Arts Club, New York, NY Nocturnes, Parallel Art Space, Brooklyn, NY Against Nature: Hard Edge Abstraction, GRAHAM, New York, NY Contemporary Landscapes, Waterhouse & Dodd, New York, NY July Group Show, Guerrero Gallery, San Francisco, CA Surfacing, Mark Wolfe Contemporary, San Francisco, CA
PULSE New York, Waterhouse & Dodd, New York, NY The Example, Bleecker Street Arts Club, New York, NY New artists of the Gallery, Dubner Moderne, Lausanne, Switzerland
Spring/Break with Ballast Projects, Old School, 233 Mott Street, New York, NY
2012 Project Space, Quint Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA ARTWALK NY, 82 Mercer, New York, NY
Art Copenhagen, Marianne Friis Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark Re:Define 2012, Goss-Michael Foundation, Dallas, TX Spindles, Ballast Projects presents at Kinfolk, Brooklyn, NY New York - New Tendencies, Marianne Friis Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark Courtesy Roman Abramovich, Centotto, Brooklyn, NY
Pieces of Heaven, curated by Eli Consilvio, Smashbox Studios, Los Angeles, CA 2011 ARTWALK NY benefiting Coalition for the Homeless, Skylight Studios, New York, NY Cast, Tint, Shade, Glow, Mikhail Zakin Gallery, Demarest, NJ A Selection from the Collection, Mark Wolfe Contemporary, San Francisco, CA Spinello Projects, New York, NY Rema Hort Mann Foundation, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, NY
Honors
2012   Visiting Artist, Aaron School, New York, NY

2011    Artist Grant, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

Lectures
2010   Message Through Color, Parsons The New School of Design, NY, NY
           Matt Mignanelli, Art Directors Club of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma
2009 Color Theory, Parsons The New School of Design, New York, NY Wall Paintings
2012    Stranger in a Strange Land , Artpark, Warsaw, Poland

2011  Awakening, New York, NY
2010 Installation, Recoat Gallery, Glasgow, Scotland 2007 Baruch Park Mural, CITYarts, New York, NY