M 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 Art collections.