MATHEW PARKIN (at) GMAIL.COM :

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Lives and works between London, Leeds and Glasgow.

CURRENT

V22 Young London 2018, at V22 Silvertown 22 September To 4 November 2018


UPCOMING

WHITE SHIRT, JOGGERS with Nastia Nikolskaya and Claire Biddles, at at V22 Silvertown, Friday 19 October 2018, from 7pm

Artists’ Moving Image Festival 2018, at Tramway, Glasgow, Saturday 27 - Sunday 28 October 2018



film still of crystal in window with subtitle I think for me its about you know what it is you want to represent

film still of cat in interior doorframe with wooden floor and subtitle saying LEIFER: willingly

film still of inverted grass and flowers

film still of hand grasping sand as if groping a cock

film still of covert stairing at a topless man in a park in Berlin

film still of the metallic interior of a milk tank

photograph of a hay stuffed chastity belt on a copy of the posthuman on top of some drawing on pink paper beside a sports direct mug

install shot of the vide slope-tend-big in front of a wall drawings with beanbags made from pride flags

film still of a man dancing in a dark night club centrally overlaying as a vertical stripe an interview of two women on a green sofa in a domestic environment

film still of an abstract shot of a mans as he leans forward with a hotel curtain behind him





INFO

Mathew Parkin (b. 1987, Wakefield, UK). Recent projects include slope-tend-big, Grand Union, Birmingham, (2016); This Is It, Isn't It?, Workplace Gallery, Gateshead (2016); in conversation with Paul Clinton at The Tetley, Leeds (2017); Like a floral knife, Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh (2016); I Believe in you, IMT Gallery, London (2016); BORGER: [The sticky tablet], via Whatsapp, Traffic, Antwerp (2016); Film Open touring, Spike Island, Bristol, Eastside Projects, Birmingham, Transmission, Glasgow, Castlefield Gallery, Manchester, S1 Artspace, Sheffield and the ICA, London (2015); Sunscreen, part of The Leisure Principle, EM15, Nottingham, Venice and Online (2015); Group Occupation Residency, New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall (2015); Bar Commission for Vogue party, One Thoresby Street, Nottingham (2015); £1 Fish, S1 Artspace, Sheffield (2014); Commissioned text for Too Much, Two Queens, Leicester (2014); Still Wearing Each Other When Alone, Vox Populi, Philadelphia (2014); 45683968, Set The Controls For The Heart Of The Sun, Leeds (2014); but it could be a Levi’s advert (With Tom Ireland), Flatfile, Eastside Projects, Birmingham (2014); One Touch, The Telfer Gallery, Glasgow (2013); Performance Fetish, SWG3, Glasgow (2013); LAN Party, Two Queens, Leicester (2013); When Passive Aggressive Strategies Fail to Get Results, Supercollider, Blackpool (2012); and Dovble Trovble, Centre for Contemporary Arts, Glasgow (2012). MFA from Glasgow School of Art 2018. Participant of The Syllabus programme 2015/16. Previous Gallery Assistant at Eastside Projects and Programme Assistant at The Tetley.

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slope-tend-big handout with essay by Laura Guy
Profile by Lauren Velvick in May 2016 Art Monthly
45683968 Review, corridor8
Y A C Interview
Unpublished interview with Adam Gill (download)
Seeing things, feelingly. Amy Budd (download)
Mathew Once Told Me, Elinor Morgan (download)
 


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