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Born in Howell, MI; lives in Brooklyn, NY
2004 Yale University, New Haven, CT, M.F.A
Center of Photography, New York, NY, General Studies
2010-2011 Adjunct Lecturer, Hunter College of The City University of New York New York, NY. Introduction to Photography and Intermediate Photography
2006-2011 Instructor, International Center of Photography New York, NY. Large Format for Photojournalists and Color Tech Seminars
2009 Lecturer, Yale University School of Art, MFA in Photography New Haven, CT. Afterlife
2008 Adjunct Professor, Pratt Institute, MFA program Brooklyn, NY. Graduate Critique Seminar
1999 TA and Instructor, Lacoste School of the Arts in France (in affiliation with Bard College) Lacoste, FR. Teaching Assistant to Mitch Epstein and Black and White Darkroom Technique
1996–2010 Freelance Photographer New York, NY. Advertising clients include Microsoft, Apple, and Kiehl’s. Editorial clients include Dwell, Details, GQ, Art & Action, Architect, Gourmet, The New York Times Magazine, Departures, Fortune, Black Ink, W, New York Magazine, Lexus.
1994-99 Freelance Printer New York, NY. Color negative, cibachrome, and gelatin-silver.
1994-99 Laboratory Technician New York, NY. International Center of Photography
2010 A Question of Time: American Academy in Rome. Rome: Punctum
2009 Just Around the Corner: Capalbio Fotografia 2009. Rome: Punctum
2008 Clinic. Introduction by Michel Poivert. Rotterdam: Veenman Publishers.
2007 Czech Eden. Introduction by Ivan Klima. New York: Aperture.
Fellowships and Grants
2008 Abigail Cohen Rome Prize, American Academy in Rome (FAAR 2009), Rome, IT
2008 PDN Photo Annual 2008, Photo Books category, New York, NY
2005 Nominated for The Baum Award, San Francisco, CA
2004 The Marie Walsh Sharpe Foundation studio
residency, New York, NY
2001 Fulbright Scholar Prague, Czech Republic
2007 Czech Eden, Rosier Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2005 Cars, Hotel Nord Pinus,
2004 Cesky Raj, Prinz Galerie, Kyoto, Japan
2003 Cesky Raj, 779 Galerie + Editions, Paris, France
2002 Uncertain History, Galerie de la Butte, Cherbourg-Octeville, France
Selected Group Exhibitions
2011 Mirrors, Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York, NY
2009 Commercial Paper, curated by Colin Montgomery, Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY
2009 system:system, St. Ceciliaís Convent, curated by Adam Henry & Christina Vassallo, Brooklyn, NY
2009 Childrenís Museum of Art Auction, Phillips de Pury & Company, curated by Helene Miller, New York, NY
2009 Clinic, Atelier de Visu, curated by Remi Faucheux, Marseilles, FR
2009 A Question of Time, American Academy in Rome, curated by Marco Delogu, Rome, IT
2009 Just Around the Corner, Piazza della Provvidenza, curated by Marco Delogu, Capalbio, IT
2009 La Gioia, Palace of Exhibitions, Fotografia Roma, curated by Marco Delogu, Rome, IT
2009 ROMA, The Road to Contemporary Art 2, Hadrianís Temple, curated by Shara Wasserman, Rome, IT
2009 Lo Sguardo di Giano, American Academy in Rome, curated by Francesco Stocchi, Rome, IT
2008 Foundation for Contemporary Arts Benefit Auction, Cohan and Leslie, New York, NY
2008 Artists for Change Auction, Phillips de Pury & Company, organized by Ronald Feldman, New York, NY
2008 Clinic, Griesmar + Tamar, curated by Remi Faucheux, Paris, FR
2008 Blind Spotís 15th Anniversary Benefit Auction hosted by David Zwirner, New York, NY
2008 Outside/Inside, Gensler, New York, NY
2008 Inaugural Exhibition, DoMa Gallery, Charlotte, NC
2007 Clinic, Open Eye Gallery, curated by Remi Faucheux, Liverpool, UK
2006 Clinic, Les Nuits Blanches and Paris Photo, Paris, France, curated
by Remi Faucheux
2006 Let’s Talk About…, Larissa Goldston
Gallery, New York, NY
2004 Stilled Life, Placemaker Gallery, Miami,
FL, curated by Brian Sholis
2004 The Art + Commerce Festival of Emerging Photographers, New York, NY
2004 ici+?=là, Galeries du Cloître, École
des Beaux Arts, Rennes, France
2003 Osebno-Izrazno-Dokumentarno, Moderna Galerija, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2003 Pictures for People Like Us, Wallspace
Gallery, New York, NY
2002 Advance Notice, ICP, New York, NY, curated
by Allan Frame
2000 Ville/Visages: Exhibition of Young New York
Regional Center of Cherbourg-Octeville, Normandy, France
Works, P.S. 122, New York, NY, curated by Allen Frame
Ciccarello, Joanne. “Images of a Czech Rebirth.” The Christian Science Monitor (November 27, 2007).
Hartman, Eviana. “The Land That Bulldozers Forgot.” I.D. Magazine (September/October 2007).
Kuznik, Frank. “Paradise Lost.” The Prague Post (August 1-7, 2007).
Lehan, Joanna. “In Print.” Photo District News (August 2007).
“Matthew Monteith: Czech Eden.” Dwell (June 2007).
Lawson, Whitney. “New Bohemia.” Travel and Leisure (May 2007).
Ante Magazine (December, 2005): cover.
“One to Watch.” Artkrush
#10 (July 2005).
“Paris Photo: Première Foire Marchande
de l’Image Fixe.” Le Monde (November 14, 2003).
Parr, Martin. “New Kids on the Block.” Art Review #6 (Fall,
Boudet, Isabelle. “Matthew Monteith.” World (September-October,
“L’éden exotique de Matthew Monteith.” Libération
(August 28, 2003).
“PDN’s 30: Our Choice of Photographers
to Watch.” Photo District News (2001).