Memory and Myth June 2013 Auckland

18/12/2013  /   By Matt  /   No Comments

“We don’t remember days; we remember moments.” Memories aren’t captured as dispassionately as a camera records photographs – rather they are selective, prone to suggestion, loaded with desire and other distorting influences. We make the world we inhabit. Our concept …

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Passing through Flagstaff Gallery Auckland April 18th – May 21st 2013

15/04/2013  /   By Matt  /   No Comments

Grove of trees Tauramanui (1100 x 900mm) Ink jet and enamel on paper

Looking at my home from a distance encourages a romantic view. Without being aware of context or meaning I find myself dreaming of winter mists and endless rain. I end up projecting my own ideas about the places I miss …

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Suburban Songs

27/08/2012  /   By Matt  /   No Comments

Round Tree Milpera (500mm x 500mm)

Suburban songs Arthere gallery 126 Regent Street Redfern  1st to the 22nd of September 2012. Opening is on Saturday 1st September from 2pm to 5pm.

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Fabrications NKB Gallery Auckland July 19th to August 7th 2012

15/05/2012  /   By Matt  /   No Comments

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Matt Palmers artists page Agora Gallery New York

14/02/2012  /   By Matt  /   No Comments

Made in New Zealand: An exhibition of Fine Art from New Zealand April 24 – May 15, 2012 Reception: Thursday April 26, 2012 6-8 PM Made in New Zealand: An exhibition of Fine Art from New Zealand May 18 – …

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Matt Palmers multiple images at Small Space

14/02/2012  /   By Matt  /   No Comments

Small Space in Bourke Street Surry Hills has been exhibiting Matt Palmers multiple images pieces for the last four months. “Blue eyed girl” which is the latest work to be shown in the beautifully and carefully curated Small Space. Small …

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25 contemporary New Zealand artists on show in New York

13/02/2012  /   By Matt  /   No Comments

Flagstaff gallery and Agora on New York city have curated an exhibition of art work that opens on April 24th and runs to the 7th of June. I have three paintings in the show. A large work “Boom Chick” and …

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Syndicate at Danks launches with Matt Palmers Joyous Child

13/02/2012  /   By Matt  /   No Comments

I’m pleased to announce the up coming exhibition Joyous Child. Sandy Edwards and Syndicate at Danks Street is launching thier new gallery on the 21st February 2012 with a group show. Sandy Edwards is featuring a selection of my recent …

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Matt Palmer’s Artwork Featured in Elle Decor

12/12/2011  /   By Matt  /   No Comments

Matt Palmer featured in June issue of Elle Decor

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