About

BIO

Matthew Kirby hails from West Chester, PA. He splits his creative practice between writing, painting, and the study of Russo-Byzantine iconography. He lives in Brooklyn, New York with his two sons and enjoys walking and running through the forgotten corridors of the tri-state area.

 

EDUCATION

2008-2010 Brooks Frederick Atelier

2006-2010 Prosopon School of Iconology

2006 New York University, BA, Humanities

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2018 Stabilitas Loci, Darling Coffee, New York, NY

2017 A New World: Contemporary Art Exploring Dorothy Day’s Vision of Social Justice, Sheen Center, NY

2017 Beach Elements IV, Plaxall Gallery, LIC, NY

2017 Safe Space, Church of St. Paul the Apostle, New York, NY

2016 Small Works, 440 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2016 Second Language, Da Vinci Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA

2015 Merge, The Candy Factory, Brooklyn, NY

2015 Transition, The Candy Factory, Brooklyn, NY

2014 Small Works, 440 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2014 Winter Fundraiser, Open Source Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2014 Icons, Prosopon School of Iconology, New York, NY

2011 Works on the Wall, Spoke the Hub, Brooklyn, NY

2011 Body and Soul, St. Augustine Church, Brooklyn, NY

2010 Small Works, 440 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

 

SELECTED RESIDENCIES

2017 Openings – Lake George, NY

2016 Openings – Lake George, NY

 

CONTACT

matt@mkkirby.com

@oaktreesociety

917.386.7302