Monteith Bio

Matthew Monteith


Self Portrait  from the series Art School © Matthew Monteith/Esto

Self Portrait from the series Art School © Matthew Monteith/Esto

Matthew Monteith studied at the International Center of Photography before earning an MFA from the Yale School of Art in 2004. He was a Fulbright Scholar in the Czech Republic from 2001-2002 and the resulting work was published as Czech Eden by Aperture in 2007. He was a resident at the Marie Walsh Sharpe Foundation in New York City in 2004-05 and received the Abigail Cohen Rome Prize in Photography from the American Academy in Rome in 2008. In 2015 he received a Pollock Krasner fellowship.

His work has been exhibited in solo exhibitions in New York, San Francisco, Kyoto, Paris, Arles, and Cherbourg as well as in group exhibitions in New York, Charlotte, Miami, Washington D.C., Rennes, Ljubljana, Prague, and Rome. He is currently Associate Professor of Photography at the Massachusetts College of Art and Design in Boston. To see more of his artwork, please visit:

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Diller Scofidio + Renfro
Harvard Art Museums
The Deste Foundation


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