Solo and Two-Person Exhibitions

2016               

Stout Projects, “Matthew Neil Gehring: Mixed Business”, Brooklyn, NY (catalog available)

2015               

C2C Project Space, “David Fought and Matthew Neil Gehring”, San Francisco, CA

2014               

Islip Art Museum, “Color Space Edges: Paintings by Matthew Neil Gehring”, curated by Beth Giacummo, East Islip, NY

2013               

Dishman Art Museum, “Matthew Neil Gehring: Brilliant Corners”, Beaumont, TX (catalog)

2008             

Red House Arts Center, “From the Bottom of My Heart”, Syracuse, NY

1708 Gallery, “Seductions”, Richmond, VA (two person exhibition)

2005              

Cubicle Ten Gallery, “Matthew Gehring: Recent Work”, Baltimore, MD

Rosefsky Studio Gallery, “Flame-jobs, Collisions, and Other Stuff”, Binghamton, NY

2004              

Kittredge Gallery, “Matthew Gehring, Recent Work”, Tacoma, WA

2003              

Thacher Gallery, “Absence”, University of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

2002

Reese Bullen Gallery, “Allegories and Games”, Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018

Bridge Productions, "Brooklyn Bridge", curated by Sue Danielson, 6007 12th Ave S, Seattle WA 98108

2017    

“Fiction (With Only Daylight Between Us) . v2”, curated by Jeffrey Cortland Jones; Class Room, Coventry, England, January 2017; Apothecary, Chattanooga, TN, January 2017; Volunteer State Community College, Nashville, TN, January 2017; NIAD Art Center, Richmond, CA, March 2017; Raygun Projects, Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia, May 2017

2016

David and Schweitzer Contemporary, “Making the Future”, curated by Julie Torres and Michael David, Brooklyn, NY

“Fiction (With Only Daylight Between Us) . v2”, curated by Jeffrey Cortland Jones Corridor / divisible, Dayton, OH, September 2016; Curating Contemporary, online, October 2016; Boecker Contemporary, Heidelberg, Germany, October 2016; Angelika Studios, High Wycombe, England, December 2016; Elgin Community College, Elgin, IL, December 2016

2015

Stout Projects, “Ocko Socko! - Paul Behnke, Rebecca Murtaugh, and Matthew Neil Gehring”, Brooklyn, NY

c2c projects at “Artist-run”, curated by Kirk Stoller, SATELLITE Art Show, Miami, FL

Storefront Ten Eyck, “Making History”, curated by Krista Saunders ScenDSAna and Dexter Wimberly, Brooklyn, NY

Circuit 12 Contemporary, “Family Ties”, curated by Julie Torres and Bonnie Leibowitz, Dallas, TX

2014

Paul W. Zuccaire Gallery at the Staller Art Center, “Form and Facture: New Painting and Sculpture from New York”, curated by Karen Levitov, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY

Storefront Ten Eyck, “Abstraction and Its Discontents”, organized by Deborah Brown, Brooklyn, NY

Pocket Utopia (formerly), “Family Style”, pop-up show curated by Julie Torres, New York, NY

Life on Mars Gallery, “Summer Invitational”, Brooklyn, NY

Kathryn Markel Fine Arts, “Eight Painters”, curated by Paul Behnke, New York, NY (catalog available)

Storefront Ten Eyck, “Arts in Bushwick Benefit”, Brooklyn, NY

Imogen Holloway Gallery, “Top Drawer”, Saugerties, NY

2013            

16 Wilson, “Meta Vista”, hosted by Deborah Brown, Brooklyn, NY

Curating Contemporary, “Meta Vista”, www.curatingcontemporary.com

Bernarducci Meisel Gallery, “Nurture Art Benefit”, curatorial jury--Jennie Lamensdorf, James Panero, Amy Smith-Stewart, and Mark Tribe, New York NY

Terrace Studios and Gallery, “Now You See It, Now You Don't”, curated by Karl Bielik, London, UK

Biers Gallery, “Let's Talk About Love: The Love Library”, Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus, OH

Printed Matter, “Let's Talk About Love: The Love Library”, New York, NY

Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art, ”Let's Talk About Love: The Love Library”, Indianapolis, IN

2012          

Charles Bank Gallery, “Nurture Art Benefit”, curatorial jury: Kianga Ellis, Charlotta Kotik, Lawrence Rinder, and Herb Tam, Charles Bank Gallery, New York NY

UD@Crane Gallery, “Degrees of Abstraction”, Philadelphia, PA

Museum of Contemporary Art, “Let's Talk About Love: The Love Library,” Detroit, MI

2011           

New Harmony Gallery of Contemporary Art, “All in the Family”, New Harmony, IN

2010          

PooL Art Fair, “Decadent Eclipse”, curated by Natalia Ivanova Mount, New York, NY

2009         

Jack the Pelican Gallery, “Old School”, Brooklyn, NY

2008         

Space 101 Gallery, “Part Clay/Part Object”, Pittsburgh, PA

Curatorial Work

2017

Pivotal Axes: Sarah Bednarek and Nichole van Beek, Flecker Gallery, Selden, NY (catalog with essay by Karen Schiff)

2016   

Channelizing: Rachael Gorchov and Jonathan Cowan, Flecker Gallery, Selden, NY (catalog with essay by Matthew Neil Gehring)        

Rick Briggs, Flecker Gallery, Selden, NY (catalog with essays by Robert Storr and Wallace Whitney)

2015      

Allegory of the Cave: Jim Byrne and Jim Osman, Flecker Gallery, Selden, NY (catalos with essay by Lily Wei)

Loren Munk, Flecker Gallery, Selden, NY (catalog with essay by Raphael Rubinstein)

2014            

Meditations: Mary Judge, Kathleen Kucka, Jeffrey Allen Price, Flecker Gallery, Selden, NY(catalog with essay by Mathew Neil Gehring)

Deborah Brown: Recent Paintings, Flecker Gallery, Selden, NY (catalog with essay by Paul D’Agostino)

Convergence: Jason Karolak and Antoine Lefebvre, Flecker Gallery, Selden, NY (catalog with essay by Thomas Micchelli)

2013           

Meta Vista, 16 Wilson hosted by Deborah Brown (formerly Storefront Bushwick), Brooklyn, NY

Meta Vista, Curating Contemporary, www.curatingcontemporary.com

Joe Forkan: The Lebowski Cycle, Flecker Gallery, Selden, NY (catalog with essay by Caleb DeJong)

Saya Woolfalk: The Empathics, Flecker Gallery, Selden, NY (catalog with essay by Alexandra Schwartz)

Temporal Shifts: Anne Russinof, Craig Olson, Paul Behnke, Flecker Gallery, Selden, NY (catalog with essay by Caleb DeJong)

2012

Seemingly Recognizable: Jackie Brown, Flecker Gallery, Selden, NY (catalog with essay by Alissa Guzman)

Bibliography

Thomas Micchelli. “Looped”, catalog essay for Matthew Neil Gehring: Mixed Business, September, 2016

James Kalm, "Mixed Business: Matthew Neil Gehring", Rough Cuts Channel (youtube) September, 24 2016

Anne Russinof. “Matthew Neil Gehring at Stout Projects”, Gallery Travels: Seen Around Town (blog), September 5, 2016

Sharon Butler. “(Mostly) Painting: Fall Preview in Brooklyn (and Queens)”, Two Coats of Paint (blog), September 5, 2016

James Panero.“Gallery Chronicle”, The New Criterion, Volume 34, November 2015, page 50, print and web

James Kalm, "Ocko Socko! Rebecca Murtaugh, Matthew Neil Gehring, and Paul Behnke at Stout Projects", Rough Cuts Channel (youtube) October 15, 2015

Paul Behnke. “Matthew Neil Gehring at Stout Projects”, Structure and Imagery (blog), August 29, 2016

James Panero.“Gallery Chronicle”, The New Criterion, Volume 32, June 2014, page 49, print and web

James Kalm, “Bushwick Open Studios 2014”, The James Kalm Report, June 3, 2014, video documentary

Paul Behnke, “Bushwick Open Studios Round One”, Structure and Imagery (blog), May 31, 2014

Frank Jaurez and Greymatter Gallery, “Matthew Neil Gehring – Brooklyn New York” 365 Artists, 365 Days (blog-interview), May 22, 2014

James Panero.“Gallery Chronicle”, The New Criterion, Volume 32, February 2014, page 45, print and web

Paul D'Agostino. “Four Art Exhibits You Need to See”, The L Magazine, January 16, 2014, print and web

Brian P. Kelly. “Critics Notebook”, The New Criterion, January 13, 2014

Anne Russinof. “Eight Painters”, Gallery Travels: Seen Around Town (blog), October 23, 2013

James Panero “Gallery Chronicle”, The New Criterion, Volume 32, November 2013, page 52, print and web

Anne Russinof. “Meta Vista at 16 Wilson”, Gallery Travels: Seen Around Town (blog), October 23, 2013

Craig Olson. “Matthew Neil Gehring: Brilliant Corners”, catalog essay for Matthew Neil Gehring: Brilliant Corners, April 2013

Caleb De Jong. “Matthew Neil Gehring: Interview”, Thoughts That Cure Radically (blog), April 20, 2013

Brett Baker. “Matthew Neil Gehring: Interview", Painter's Table (blog), April 20, 2013

Paul Behnke. “Matthew Neil Gehring: In Process”, Structure and Imagery (blog), March 30, 2013

Brett Baker. “Matthew Neil Gehring: In Process”, Painter's Table (blog), March 30, 2013

Stephen B. MacInnis. “Have You Met: Matthew Neil Gehring”, Painter's Progress (blog), May 23, 2013

Paul Behnke. “Studio Visit: Matthew Neil Gehring”, Structure and Imagery (blog), June 18, 2012

Patricia C. Phillips. “Words of Art: The Puzzling Work of Matthew Gehring”, Art Journal, volume 66, spring 2007, p. 8

Aimee LeDuc. “Matthew Gehring at Thacher Gallery, USF”, Artweek, February, 2004, p. 17

Grants/Awards

2008               

Sound Sculpture Commission, The Red House Art Center, Syracuse, NY

2004               

Professional Research Grant, School of Art and Design, Syracuse University

Visiting Artist Grant, Department of Art, Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA

2002               

Visiting Artist Grant, Department of Art, Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA

1998                

Sculpture Commission, “Direction Finder”, Collaborative Project, monumental steel and bronze sculpture for the City of Evansville, IN

Visiting Artist Lectures and Gallery Talks

2015               

University of Southern Indiana, Evansville, IN

2014               

Paul Zuccaire Gallery, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY

Kathryn Markel Fine Arts, New York, NY

2013               

Long Island University Post, Brookville, NY

Dishman Art Museum, Beaumont, TX

2011               

Chester College, Chester, NH

2008             

1708 Gallery, Richmond, VA

2007             

College for Contemporary Art, Detroit, MI

SUNY Binghamton, Binghamton, NY

International Sculpture Center panelist addressing professional development at the College Art Association Conference, Seattle, WA

University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, WA     

Women in Design student organization, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY

2003             

University of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

2002             

Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA

2001             

Bowie State University, Bowie, MD

Gallery Representation

2015-present

Stout Projects, 55 Meadow St. #310 Brooklyn, NY 11206

Flat-files/Registries

2016-2017      

TSA New York flat-file program, Brooklyn, NY

2003-present

Pierogi Gallery, traveling flat-file, Brooklyn, NY

2001-present

Irving Sandler Artist File, Artist's Space, New York, NY

Collections                   

Dishman Art Museum, Beaumont, TX

Red House Arts Center, Syracuse, NY

David L. Rice Library, University of Southern Indiana, Evansville, IN

Private Collections

Education

MFA, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, 2001                   

BS in Fine Art, University of Southern Indiana, Evansville, IN, 1998

Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY, 1997

Professional Experience

2012-present   

Director, Flecker Gallery and Assistant Chair, Visual Arts, SUNY Suffolk, Ammerman Campus, Selden, NY

2007-present  

Associate Professor of Visual Arts, SUNY Suffolk, Ammerman Campus, Selden, NY

2003-2007      

Assistant Professor of Art, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY

2001-2003      

Lecturer, Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA