A T T H E W_ D A R B Y S H I R E
MATTHEW DARBYSHIRE: Born in Cambridge, Matthew Darbyshire attended the Ipswich
Art School and the Slade School of Fine Art, and received a post-graduate
diploma from Royal Academy Schools.
His work has appeared in recent and forthcoming solo exhibitions at Bloomberg
Space, London; Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge; Calais, France; Taro Nasu, Tokyo;
Frieze Art Fair, London; Hayward project Space, London; Outpost, Norwich and
Institute of Contemporary Arts, London.
Recent group exhibitions include No More Icons (Blackfriars, London), Nothing
in the World But Youth (Turner Contemporary, Margate), You Are Not Alone (Miro
Foundation, Barcelona), The Shape We’re In (Zabludowicz Collection New
York / London), The British Art Show (Hayward Gallery, London and touring),
Newspeak (Saatchi Gallery, London) and Altermodern Tate Trienniel 2009 (Tate
Britain, London). His work is held in both the Arts Council and Government