SELECTED PROJECTS

2019

OUR EYES ON

PAF FESTIVAL FILM ANNIMATION AND CONTEMPORARY ART

OLOMOUC, CZECHIA, 6 DECEMBER 2019, 19:30

PRESENTED BY A---Z (ANNE DUFFAU), OUR EYES ON IS A NEW LIVE WORK REMIXING VIDEO, IMAGES AND SOUND RECORDED ON-THE-FLY WITH A SHIFTING LIGHTING STATE INTO AN INTENSE DURATINOAL ENVIRONMENT.

MORE INFO AT  2019.PIFPAF.CZECH

2018

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24H

MATT CARTER , LONDON , 25/27/28 OCT 2018

24H IS A NEW BODY OF WORK BY MATT CARTER COMPRISING VIDEO, SOUND, TEXT, INSTALLATION, LIGHTING AND PERFORMANCE. THE WORK WAS INSTALLED THROUGHOUT MATT’S FLAT IN EAST LONDON, THE LOCATION OF WHICH INFORMS MUCH OF THE REFERENCES, CONCERNS, FEELINGS, ANALYSES, WORKINGS OUT AND COMMENTS THAT RESIDE WITHIN IT. A REWORKED LIVE VERSION OF UNTILTLED _>_II_I<<_ TOOK PLACE AT 02:00/01:00 ON 28 OCT AS THE CLOCKS WENT BACK AN HOUR DURING THE SHIFT FROM BST TO GMT.

EXHIBITION INFO: PDF DOWNLOAD

 

DOCUMENTATION: IMAGES 

DOCUMENTATION: VIDEO

MATT CARTER: 24H (2018)

2014

2012

NOT IN THE CORNERS INSTALLATION VIEW, 2012, COURTESY MARIA STENFORS, LONDON

EDGING

LINA BEMBE & MAX DISGRACE / MATT CARTER / RICHARD HEALY / ANNETTE KENNERLEY / LEN LUKOWSKI / LIZ ROSENFELD / JAMES SWEETBAUM / JOHN WALTER / IAN WOOLDRIDGE

LUX, WATERLOW PARK CENTRE, LONDON N19 5JF
28 APRIL 2018

​EXPLORING THE COMPLEX INTERACTION BETWEEN ENVIRONMENT, DURATION AND BEHAVIOUR WITHIN CRUISING SITES, EDGING REWORKS THE SPACE THAT LUX OCCUPIES IN WATERLOW PARK FOR ONE EVENING, BRINGING TOGETHER A RANGE OF CONTEMPORARY PERSPECTIVES AND EXPERIENCES OF CRUISING THROUGH MOVING IMAGE, SOUND AND PERFORMANCE THROUGHOUT THE BUILDING AND GARDEN.

EDGING RESOURCE: PDF DOWNLOAD

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MATT CARTER: UNTITLED_>_II_I<<

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CGII

OLIVER PAYNE & NICK RELPH / FIONA ANDERSON /

BENNY NEMEROFSKY RAMSAY / NAKED BOYS READING /

LINA BEMBE & MAX DISGRACE / MATT CARTER / RICHARD HEALY / ANNETTE KENNERLEY / LEN LUKOWSKI / LIZ ROSENFELD /

JAMES SWEETBAUM / JOHN WALTER / IAN WOOLDRIDGE

 

LUX, WATERLOW PARK CENTRE, LONDON N19 5JF
18 APRIL - 12 MAY 2018

​EXTENDING UPON THE RESEARCH AND PROGRAMME OF 2017’S CRUISING GROUND, CRUISING GROUND II (CGII) RETURNS TO THE PROJECT WITH MORE WORKSHOPS, SCREENINGS AND EVENTS, WRITING AND A COMMISSION BRINGING TOGETHER A RANGE OF PERSPECTIVES AND DISCOURSES AROUND CRUISING.

MORE INFO AT LUX.ORG.UK

CGII

2017

LIBROS QUINTO Y SEXTO DE MADRIGALES DE CLAUDIO MONTEVERDI

DIRECTED BY GERARD JONES
CO-DESIGNER, VISUALS, AV PRODUCTION: MATT CARTER
TEATRO ARRIAGA ANTZOKIA, BILBAO
19 & 20 DECEMBER 2017

PRODUCTION IMAGES

VIDEO DOCUMENTATION: FULL PRODUCTION (E-MAILFOR PASSWORD)

MORE INFO AT TEATROARRIAGA.EUS

MADRIGALS, 2017: MATT CARTER

CRUISING GROUND

LUX SUMMER SEASON 2017 IN COLLABORATION WITH CRUSEV

PROGRAMMED BY MATT CARTER & CRUSEV

LUX, WATERLOW PARK, LONDON: JUL-SEP 2017

CRUISING GROUND IS A SUMMER-LONG PROGRAMME COMPRISED OF WRITING, SCREENINGS, WORKSHOPS, EVENTS AND TWO EXHIBITIONS - ROSALIND NASHASHIBI: JACK STRAW’S CASTLE AND LUX LIBRARY DISPLAY: CRUISING GROUNDS. BRINGING TOGETHER A RANGE OF PERSPECTIVES AND DISCOURSES ON CRUISING THE PROGRAMME ENGAGES WITH THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE REPEAL OF THE SEXUAL OFFENCES ACT 1967 AND THE GEOGRAPHICAL AND CULTURAL LANDSCAPE OF LUX’S NEW LOCATION NEAR HAMPSTEAD HEATH IN NORTH LONDON. CRUISING GROUND IS ALSO AN ONGOING RESEARCH PROJECT, PROPOSING THE METHODOLOGIES OF CRUISING AS STRATEGY FOR INSTITUTIONAL DESTABILISATION AND QUEERING CULTURAL PRODUCTION IN THE ARTS.

CRUISING GROUND PROGRAMME INFORMATION

WWW.CRUSEV.ED.UK

CRUISING GROUND, 2017: MATT CARTER

2016

ORESTE

DIRECTED BY GERARD JONES
CO-DESIGNER & SCENIC ARTIST: MATT CARTER

ROYAL OPERA HOUSE AT WILTON'S MUSIC HALL, LONDON

8 - 19 NOVEMBER  2016

IN-PRODUCTION IMAGES

SCENIC PRODUCTION TIMELAPSE VIDEO

ON-STAGE DOCUMENTATION

ORESTE, 2016, PHOTOGRAPHY: CLIVE BARDA, COURTESY ROYAL OPERA HOUSE

CONSTRUCTS
KATIE HARE / CALLUM HILL / ELLIE POWER, CURATED BY MATT CARTER
ART LICKS WEEKEND 2016 MOVING IMAGE PRORAMME WITH LUX
LUX, WATERLOW PARK, LONDON: 29 SEP-2 OCT 2016, 12PM -6PM

CONSTRUCTS IS AN EXHIBITION OF WORK BY THREE ARTISTS GRADUATING IN 2016 FROM ACROSS LONDON’S UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE DEGREE COURSES. WORKING WITH HD VIDEO, CGI, GAMING NETWORKS, INSTALLATION, ANIMATION, FOUND FOOTAGE AND 16MM FILM, THESE ARTISTS HAVE DIVERSE PRACTICES THAT ENGAGE WITH AND UTILISE MOVING IMAGE IN ITS MANY FORMS TODAY. DESPITE THIS DIVERSITY, THE WORK OF THESE THREE ARTISTS IS CONNECTED THROUGH SOPHISTICATION, RIGOUR AND INDIVIDUALITY; INTERROGATING THE CONSTRUCTS OF THE MEDIUMS THEMSELVES AND THE LATENT POWER THEY HOLD WHILST EXAMINING THE INFORMATIVE AND FORMATIVE RELATIONSHIP THESE HAVE TO INDIVIDUAL AND COLLECTIVE CULTURAL CONSTRUCTS. 

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FURTHER INFORMATION AT LUX.ORG.UK

CONSTRUCTS INSTALLATION VIEW, 2016, PHOTOGRAPHY: MATT CARTER

BRINK

GRAHAM DOLPHIN / JEAN-PAUL KELLY / GIL LEUNG / PRIIT PÄRN / ERIC PAUWELS / CHRIS SAUNDERS / LUCY SKAER
CURATED BY MATT CARTER

CGP LONDON: DILSTON GROVE, 24 MARCH - 17 APRIL 2016

BRINK IS A GROUP EXHIBITION THAT EXPLORES LIMITS, EXTREMES AND THE UNEASE CAUSED AT THE POINT OF SHIFTING PERCEPTION. EXHAUSTION, PERPETUITY AND FRUSTRATION FEATURE PROMINENTLY, RESONATING WITH THE FRENETIC LANDSCAPE OF CONTEMPORARY LONDON.

 

MANY OF THE WORKS IN THE EXHIBITION REFERENCE OTHER ARTWORKS, ARTISTS, OR CULTURAL ARTEFACTS. THESE REFERENCES AND TRANSFORMATIONS PROVIDE HISTORICAL POINTS OF DEPARTURE WHILST SUGGESTING THE ARTIST’S ROLE IN EXPLORING CONTEMPORARY CONDITIONS.

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CGP LONDON / DILSTON GROVE

BRINK INSTALLATION VIEW, 2016, COURTESY OF CGP LONDON, PHOTOGRAPHY: D. GRIFFITHS

2015

COLONY
LAURÈL HADLEIGH / ELLIE KYUNGRAN HEO / CHRIS SAUNDERS
ART LICKS WEEKEND 2015, ARTIST MOVING IMAGE PROGRAMME
CURATED BY MATT CARTER, IN ASSOCIATION WITH LUX
SOUTH LONDON GALLERY, 3 OCTOBER 2015

COLONY PRESENTS A SELECTION OF WORKS THAT ENGAGE WITH THE PHYSICAL AND EMOTIONAL HUMAN RESPONSE TO DISPLACEMENT, RELOCATION AND FORMATION OF COMMUNITY THROUGH VARIOUS DOCUMENTARY FORMS. THE PERSONAL ENCOUNTERS FROM LONDON TO AFGHANISTAN TO SOUTH KOREA EXPLORED IN THE WORKS BY LAURÈL HADLEIGH, CHRIS SAUNDERS AND ELLIE KYUNGRAN HEO RESONATE WITH BROADER NOTIONS OF IDENTITY AND SOCIO-ECONOMIC CONCERNS.

CHRIS SAUNDERS, MELANCOLONY, 2015, SD VIDEO, COURTESY OF THE ARTIST AND LUX, LONDON

LOOKING, MEDIATED

JOHANN ARENS / HELEN CARMEL BENIGSON / LUCY CLOUT / RICHARD HEALY / FABIENNE HESS / PATRICK HOUGH / HARUN FAROCKI /

CURATED BY MATT CARTER

A LUX TOURING PROGRAMME OF MOVING IMAGE WORKS THAT EXPLORE HOW WE VIEW AND INTERACT WITH IMAGERY TODAY, AND HOW THESE INTERACTIONS INFORM SOCIAL AND CULTURAL RELATIONSHIPS BOTH ON AND OFF THE SCREEN.

SINCE 2014 THE PROGRAMME HAS SCREENED AT ARNOLFINI, BRISTOL; OPEN SCHOOL EAST, LONDON; SALFORD QUAYS; TALBOT RICE GALLERY, EDINBURGH; OUTPOST, NORWICH; OVNI VIDEO ART FESTIVAL, NICE 

DOWNLOAD THE PROGRAMME NOTES (PDF)

SCREENING ENQUIRIES: LUX ARTISTS' MOVING IMAGE

JOHANN ARENS, MARTE E VENERE - A HANDHELD MONUMENT, 2013, 10’08, HD VIDEO, COLOUR, SOUND, COURTESY OF THE ARTIST

NOT IN THE CORNERS

RUTH BEALE / MICHELLE DEIGNAN / IAN HAMILTON FINLAY / ALEXANDER & SUSAN MARIS / ANNIKA STRÖM

CO-CURATED BY MATT CARTER AND ROSALIE DOUBAL

MARIA STENFORS, LONDON, 22 JUNE - 28 JULY 2012


NOT IN THE CORNERS IS A GROUP EXHIBITION FEATURING FILM, SCULPTURE, DRAWING, PAINTING AND PRINT. THIS EXHIBITION PRESENTS ARTWORKS THAT ADDRESS THE INSEPARABILITY OF THE PERSONAL FROM THE POLITICAL, EXPLORING THE GROUND BETWEEN THE PRIVATE ACT OF ARTISTIC CREATION AND ITS COLLECTIVE RESONANCE IN THE PUBLIC REALM. MARIA STENFORS GALLERY

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2009 - 2013

SIERRA METRO / EDINBURGH, 2009 - 2013
CO-DIRECTOR WITH ROSALIE DOUBAL AND JANINE MATHESON

NOT-FOR-PROFIT GALLERY SIERRA METRO WAS RUN BY CURATORIAL COLLABORATION COMMITTED TO ARTIST-CENTRED PRACTICE WITH AN INTENTION TO SHOWCASE AND SUPPORT EMERGING VISUAL ARTISTS. WE AIMED TO ENGENDER A CLIMATE OF FLEXIBILITY AND EXPERIMENTATION FOR EVERYONE WHO EXHIBITED WITH US AND TO OFFER BROAD PUBLIC ACCESS TO CONTEMPORARY ART EXPERIENCES AND DISCUSSIONS. 

WWW.SIERRAMETRO.ORG 

CROSS-CUTTING INSTALLATION VIEW, 2009, SIERRA METRO, EDINBURGH, PHOTOGRAPHY: CHRIS PARK