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Matt Magee





Born  Neuilly-sur-Seine Paris, France 1961

Tripoli, Libya 1963 - 1967

London, UK 1967 - 1972

Dallas, Texas 1972 – 1979

San Antonio, Texas 1979 – 1983

Brooklyn, NY 1984 – 1996

Manhattan, NY 1996 – 2012

Phoenix, Arizona 2012 –


M.F.A. Pratt Institute   Brooklyn, New York 1986

B.A. Trinity University   San Antonio, Texas 1983

Internship   Peggy Guggenheim Collection   Venice, Italy 1983

Internship   Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum   New York 1982

Internship   Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum    New York 1981

Camden Arts Centre   Ceramics workshops   London, UK 1970-71




Arlene and Mort Scult Award  2017    Phoenix Art Museum

Tamarind Institute residency   Albuquerque, NM   February 2016

Josef and Anni Albers Foundation residency   Bethany, CT  2015

Tamarind Institute residency   Albuquerque, NM   February 2013

The Photo Review Competition issue   Juried by Toby Jurovics   2007

Josef and Anni Albers Foundation residency   Bethany, CT  2007

Board of Trustees Award   Silvermine Arts Center   New Canaan, CT  2006

New York Foundation for the Arts painting grant   2002

Pollock-Krasner Foundation painting grant 1991

Atlantic Center for the Arts residency with James Surls   New Smyrna Beach, Florida 1985




2018       Matt Magee:  *>][<’.’’-,}.*|   Phoenix Art Museum  Phoenix, AZ

2017       Matt Magee:  formUlate    David Hall Fine Art   Wellesley, MA

           Signs   The Photographs of Matt Magee   Darren Winston Bookseller   Sharon, CT

           Matt Magee: Prints   Hiram Butler Gallery, Houston

           Wall of Text   Everybody  Gallery   Tucson, Arizona

           Matt Magee: Photographs 1981-2016  Shortcut Gallery, Phoenix

           Glen Hanson and Matt Magee Recent Work inde/jacobs, Marfa

2016       On Language and Marking Time   December 2 - January 14  Eagle Gallery EMH Arts, London

           Materiality   The Mission Projects   September 9 - October 29  Chicago, IL

           Prima materia: Hiram Butler Gallery, Houston TX

           Matt Magee: How the West was Won    Darren Winston Bookseller    Sharon, CT

           Seven: A Survey of Paintings by Matt Magee    Richard Levy Gallery   Albuquerque, NM

2015       Paintings & Textcavations: new work by Matt Magee   John Molloy Gallery   New York

2015       Matt Magee Marfa   inde/jacobs   Marfa

2014       Recent Paintings and Sculptures   James Kelly Contemporary   Santa Fe

2013       Circa 1994   Hiram Butler Gallery   Houston

2011       Paintings   Hiram Butler Gallery   Houston

2010       New Paintings   Knoedler Project Space   New York

2009       Ideograms   Devin Borden Hiram Butler Gallery  Houston

2008       Thought Forms   Eight Modern  Santa Fe

           Matt Magee Recent Paintings and Sculpture   Heskin Contemporary   New York

2007       Matt Magee   River Gallery   Narrowsburg, New York

2000       Paintings   Bill Maynes Gallery   New York

1997       Matt Magee   Bill Maynes Gallery   New York

1995       Matt Magee   Project Room   Gerald Peters Gallery   Dallas

1990       Matt Magee Paintings and Sculpture   Berland Hall Gallery   New York








2018       hauswarming Curated by Zach Witter   hausq   Tucson, AZ

           21st Century Ciphers  (with Bart Exposito, Guillermo Gomez-Pena and Enrique

           Chagoya, Sky Hopinka, Nina Katchadourian, Hayal Pozanti, Walter Robinson et

           al)   516 Arts    Albuquerque, NM   May 12 – July 14

           Art on Paper with Tamarind Institute   Pier 36    New York

           Art on Paper with Richard Levy Gallery   Pier 36   New York

           Abstract Syntax   Eagle Gallery/EMH Arts   London, UK   Jan 11 – Feb 2


2017       Santo Press: The First Eight Years    Chandler Center for the Arts Gallery

           Chandler, Arizona   October 13 – November 19

           From Our Inventory   (with James Turrell, Louise Bourgeois, Ellsworth Kelly,

           Agnes Martin, Brice Marden, Jasper Johns, Bill Jacobson, Kate Shepherd, Howard

           Hodgkin)     Hiram Butler Gallery, Houston     July 26 – Sept 1

           Houston Artists Select: Selections from the Museum’s Collection  (with Louise

           Bourgeois, Robert Mangold, Man Ray, Ed Ruscha, Betye Saar, Richard Serra)

           Museum of Fine Arts Houston    June 15 – October 1

           Say a little prayer for u.s.   Planthouse   New York   June 29 – August 15

           Summer Group Show   inde/jacobs     Marfa, TX

           Tabular    Michelle Magot , Matt Magee and Diana Guerrero-Macia   Curated by

           Jaime Degroot    Metropolitan  Capital Bank   Chicago, IL    May 18 – July 20

           If You Stay Busy You Have No Time to be Unhappy   Museum of Contemporary

           Art, Tucson   February 18 - May 29, 2017

2016       The Walk: Guy Walker and Matt Magee   September 17 - October 29

           The Re Institute    Millerton, NY

           Santo Press: Finding Relief in the Desert    August 3 - January 3

           Sky Harbor International Airport, Terminal 4    Phoenix, AZ

           Color Coded   (with Susan York, David X. Levine, Jonathan Seliger)

           Curated by Meghan Ferguson    June 17 - September 2

           Tamarind Institute    Albuquerque, NM

           Regeneration, The Orme School    Mayer, AZ

2015       Hard Edge Abstraction:  Works on Paper    Albuquerque Museum of Art   New Mexico

           Multiplied Contemporary Art in Editions   Christie's South Kensington

           In association with Eagle Gallery   London

           Magician’s Table: Jay Kelly, Jenna Kuiper, Matt Magee   Richard Levy Gallery

           Albuquerque, NM

           Win/Win   Tamarind Institute    Albuquerque, NM

           Artists Repurpose the Book  Organized by Louise Roman  Burton Barr Phoenix

           Central Library   Phoenix, AZ

           Santo Press Sampler  (with Brent Bond, Veronica Villanueva, Rachel Bess et al)

           The Off Madison Avenue Gallery   Tempe, AZ

           Art on the Green  (with Jasper Johns, Robert Rauschenberg, Eric Forstmann and

           Boaz Vaadia)    Curated by Jane Coates Eckert.  Silo Ridge Field Club   Amenia,


           Sonoran Hot Dog Stand  (with Peter Young, Alex Hay, Olivier Mossett,

           Andrew  Shuta, Robert Barber et al)   Curated by Jocko Weyland  Fleisher

           Ollman  Gallery, Philadelphia

           Opening Exhibition   inde/jacobs   Marfa, TX

           University of New Mexico Art Museum Benefit   Albuquerque, NM

           Contemporary Forum Auction   Phoenix Art Museum

           Red Yellow Blue  (with Tony Feher, Jim Hodges, Agnes Martin, James Siena,

           James Turrell, Kate Shepherd, Fred Sandback, Will Henry, Ian Hamilton Finlay,

           Brook Stroud, Michael Petry)    Hiram Butler Gallery   Houston

           Fold  (with Anders Bergstrom, Martha Lewis and Rachel Ostrow)   Curated by

           Jeff Bergman and Rachel Gladfelter.  Planthouse, New York

           Minimally Speaking (with Mark Pomilio, Denise Yaghmourian, John Luebtow,

           Peter Millet, Stephanie Blake)  Curated by John Reyes  Bentley Projects, Phoenix

           Black and White, Mostly  (with James Turrell, Chris Wool, Richard Serra,

           Richard Tuttle, Frank Stella, Robert Wilson, Kate Shepherd, Meg Webster et al)

           Hiram Butler Gallery, Houston

           50:50/New Prints 2015/Winter   International Print Center   New York


2014       Miami Project with Richard Levy Gallery

           Art Show Today   Planthouse   New York

           EAB Fair with Grenfell Press   New York

           Panel Paintings 2   Eagle Gallery EMH Arts   London

           Esopus Creek Conservancy benefit   Saugerties, NY

           Texas Contemporary with Richard Levy Gallery   Houston

           Rare Prints and Artists’ Editions   Eagle Gallery EMH Arts, London.

           Downtown Modern + Contemporary Fair with Richard Levy Gallery   New York

           Inaugural Exhibition   James Kelly Contemporary’s new space   Santa Fe, NM

           Color Rhythms  (with Suzanne Caporael, Jeff Kellar and Anna Bogatin)    Richard

           Levy Gallery, Albuquerque

           Hot Off the Press  (with Mel Bochner, Alex Katz, Donald Baechler et al)  Katona

           Museum of Art   Katonah, NY

           Contemporary Forum Auction   Phoenix Art Museum

           SITE Unseen 8   Santa Fe, NM

           1n10   Today’s Youth – Tomorrow’s Future   Phoenix, AZ

           From the Vault   Imogen Holloway Gallery   Saugerties, New York

           Signs and Syntax    Eagle Gallery EMH Arts   London


2013       INK with Tamarind Institute   Miami

           IFPDA Print Fair with Tamarind Institute   New York

           Accomplice  The COLLABORATIVE WORKS of Brent Bond and Santo Press

           Mesa Art Center, Arizona

           The ORACLE Project   Organized by Melissa Steckbauer and Mathilde ter

           Heijne  The Wand  Berlin

           ART loves Stephen Petronio Company Benefit Auction, New York

           AFA 12th Annual My Hero Auction   ThreeSixty   New York

           New Editions.  Tamarind Institute Gallery.  Albuquerque, NM

           Geometric Abstraction from Bauhaus to Contemporary, An Eighty Year Survey

           David Hall Fine Art   Wellesley, MA

           June Painting.  James Kelly Contemporary, Santa Fe

           Punctuations, Separations and Artists’ Books   Emma Hill Eagle Gallery   London

           Playing with Process: Experimental Prints from the Permanent Collection

           Curated by Rebecca A. Dunham.  Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

           STOCKED: Contemporary Art from the Grocery Aisles   Curated by Emily

           Stamey   Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art

           The Example   Curated by Jessica Hodin & Tyler Healy   Bleecker Street Arts

           Club   New York

           Panel Paintings   Organized by Emma Hill   Eagle Gallery, London

           The Art of Renewal   James Kelly Contemporary, Santa Fe

           Contemporary Art Museum Houston Annual Art Auction


 2012      ART Loves Stephen Petronio Company Benefit Auction, New York

           Win/Win benefit for the Tamarind Institute   Richard Levy Gallery, Albuquerque

           Margrit Lewczuk/Matt Magee   Imogen Holloway Gallery   Saugerties, New York

           Liv Mette Larsen/Matt Magee   Rose Burlingham   New  York

           Zoom In   Imogen Holloway Gallery   Saugerties, New York

           SITE Unseen   Santa Fe, NM

           Mind Head (with Jack Davidson, Mary Heilman, Stephen Westfall, Sinead

           Mhaohaigh)   Curated by Rose Burlingham  JiM Contemporani, Barcelona


 2011      Captured: A Portrait Show  Curated by John Serdula   Heskin Contemporary, NY

           Good Stuff   Hiram Butler Gallery, Houston

           The Modernist Thread   Curated by Sally Sprout   Williams Tower, Houston

           Art for Africa   Sotheby’s, NY

           SITE Santa Fe auction in association with James Kelly Contemporary

           Arthouse Five x Seven   Austin, TX

           The Last Gesture  (with James Angell, Melinda Hackett, Virva Hinnemo, Ilse

           Murdock, George Negroponte, Emily Weiskopf)   Curated by Charles Finch

           David Hall Fine Art   Wellesley, MA

           The Garden   Curated by James Salomon and Beverly Allan   Allan/Nederpelt

           Gallery, Brooklyn

           Monster Drawing Rally   DUMBO Arts Center, Brooklyn

           January White Sale   Curated by Beth Rudin Dewoody   Loretta Howard Gallery,

           New York


2010       Foundation for Contemporary Arts Benefit   Lehmann Maupin Gallery, NY

           Art Basel/Miami with Knoedler & Co.

           S(l)umm(er)ing on Madison Avenue   Curated by Jo-ey Tang

           The Notary Public, New York

           Calligrams   Eagle Gallery/Emma Hill Fine Art, London

           ECO EXPO   Organized by Angela Royo, New York

           What Matters Most   Exit Art, New York

           WISH!  Dallas Center for Contemporary Art


2009       Transform/Transmute   Caldwell College   Caldwell, New Jersey

           Eat for Art   Columbia County Council on the Arts   Hudson. New York

           Coalition for the Homeless benefit    New York


2008       Aqua Fair with Heskin Contemporary  Miami

           University of New Mexico Friends of Arts Auction, Albuquerque

           WISH!  Dallas Center for Contemporary Art


2007       Holiday Show  Rebecca Ibel Gallery  Columbus, Ohio

           Punchbowl   Metaphor Contemporary   Brooklyn, NY

           Aqua Fair with Heskin Contemporary   Miami

           Groundswell   In association with Heskin Contemporary  New York

           GREEN   Metaphor Contemporary   Brooklyn, NY

           Nightshift II   Curated by David Howe   White Box, New York

           FLASHPOP   Auction to benefit the New York Foundation for

           the Arts


           Gallery   University of Florida, Gainesville

           London Art Fair with Wilson Stephens Fine Art

           Palm Beach 3 with Eckert Fine Art


2006       En Masse   Heskin Contemporary, New York

           Visual AIDS    Postcard from the Edge   Sikkema Jenkins & Co., NY

           Formica Formatted   Dallas Center for Contemporary Art

           There’s Something I Should Tell You Before You Take the

           Blindfold Off….Rose Burlingham  New York

           Silvermine Arts Center   Curated by Ben Barzune   New Canaan, CT

           Washington Project for the Arts/Corcoran Gallery   Washington, DC

           FashionCares   Milk Studios   New York


2005       NY loves LV  Curated by Lisa Stefanelli   Dust Gallery   Las Vegas, Nevada


2004       Holiday Show 2004   Rebecca Ibel Gallery  Columbus, Ohio

           95 Canal Project: Out of Our Element   Curated by Bettina Smith and Christina

           Warner    New York

           Arts Council of Princeton   New Jersey

           Two by Two for Amfar    Dallas, Texas

           Pelham Art Center Annual Benefit   Pelham, New York

           Art London with Wilson Stephens Fine Art

           Benefit Exhibition for the New York Bill of Rights Defense Campaign, The

           Proposition, New York


2003       Night of 1000 Drawings  Artists Space    New York

           Summer Group Show and Invitational   Bill Maynes Gallery   New York

           Ten Years in Columbus   Rebecca Ibel Gallery   Columbus, Ohio

           On and Off the Wall:  The New York Foundation for the Arts’ Painting Fellows

           Phillips, de Pury & Luxembourg, New York

           Auction to Benefit Trisha Brown Dance Company   Pace Gallery   New York

           Two by Two for Amfar   Dallas

           Chicago 2003 with Rebecca Ibel Gallery

           Winter Group Show   Bill Maynes Gallery   New York


2002       Works on Paper   Bill Maynes Gallery   New York


2001       Small. Museum Editions Art Advisors   New York

           Art Heals. Twin Towers Orphan Fund   New York

           Paul Morris Gallery   New York

           Art Miami with Rebecca Ibel Gallery

           Art 2001 with Wilson Stephens Fine Art   London


2000       Snapshot  Contemporary Museum   Baltimore

           Panel Paintings   Wilson Stephens Fine Art   London

           New Museum Benefit   New York

           Monotype   Malca Fine Art   New York


1999       Size Matters   Curated by Mike Weiss  Gail Gates et al    Brooklyn

           Summertime   Rebecca Ibel Gallery   Columbus, Ohio

           Three Americans   Wilson Stephens Fine Art   London

           Art for Kid’s Sake   Thread Waxing Space   New York

           Art 99 with Wilson Stephens Fine Art   London


1998       Empire State Pride Agenda Auction   New York

           Jewel Box Project  (organized by Patrick Callery)    GAGA   New York

           Paullina Cupana: A Group Show   Bill Maynes Gallery   New York

           Glyphriff 2   Curated by Max Henry   New York Art Exchange

           Panel Paintings   Wilson Stephens Fine Art   London

           Benefit Auction   Gay and Lesbian Alliance for Anti-Defamation   New York


1997       Prose-Thesis  Organized by Gust Vasiliades   Mottworks  Paris

           Race Cars and Other Fast Art   Stefanelli Exhibition Space   New York

           Art for Kid’s Sake   Thread Waxing Space   New York

           Why Do You Look at Me So Strangely?  Planet Thai, Brooklyn

           Alive and Well   Elizabeth Harris Gallery   New York

           Collector’s Gallery   Albright-Knox Art Gallery   Buffalo, NY

           Empire State Pride Agenda Auction   New York

           Blanc & White   Organized by Gust Vasiliades   Mottworks    New York

           Gramercy International Contemporary Photography Fair   New York   In

           association with Throckmorton Fine Art, New York


1996       Link   Gerald Peters   Dallas, Texas

           No England/No Amsterdam   Curated by Mike and Doug Starn   Real Art Ways

           Hartford, CT

           Three Rivers Arts Festival   Curated by Dan Cameron   Pittsburgh, PA


1995       Inaugural Exhibition   Morris Healy Gallery    New York

           McKinney Avenue Contemporary’s Members Invitational   Dallas, Texas

           Site Santa Fe   In association with Throckmorton Fine Art, New York

           Link   Gerald Peters Gallery   Dallas, Texas

           White Columns   New York

           Red Windows Project   Barney’s, New York


1994       Gramercy International with Paul Morris Gallery     New York

           Small Paintings   Paul Morris Gallery   New York

           Some Paintings   Lipton/Owens Gallery   New York

           Selections   Carolyn J. Roy Gallery   New York


1993       Chamber 1    Curated by Steve Brower and Melissa Dadourian   New York

           The Animal in Me   Amy Lipton Gallery   New York


1992       Outside Possibilities   Curated by Bill Arning   The Rushmore Festival

           Woodbury, New York

           The Neurotic Art Show II, The Return of the Repressed   Artists Space, New York

           The Root of All  Good (and Evil).  Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition 10th

           Annual Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition   Empire-Fulton Ferry State Park, New York

           White Columns. New York


1991       Ornament: Ho Hum All Ye Faithful    John Post Lee Gallery    New York


1990       China: June 4, l989   P.S. 1   New York


1989       Outside the Clock, Beyond Good and Elvis    Scott Hanson Gallery  New York


1988       Sculpture   White Columns   New York

           Group Show    Rastovski Gallery   New York

           Washington Square East Small Works   New York


1987       Summer Invitational   Rastovski Gallery    New York

           New Work, New York   Jon Gerstad Gallery    New York


1986       The Christmas Show    Jon Gerstad Gallery    New York

           Concert for a Party of Squid   MFA Gallery     Pratt Institute   Brooklyn

           The Box Project    Royal Academy of Arts    Den Haag, The Netherlands

           Sculpture Installation   Windows of Bergdorf-Goodman   New York




Lara Plecas   The Visual Language of Matt Magee    JAVA No. 270   July/Aug 2018

Lynn Trimble   Phoenix Artist Matt Magee on Being a Hunter/Gatherer of Images and Objects    Phoenix New Times    May 30, 2018

Colleen Curry  Q&A:  Arizona Transplant Matt Magee on a New Show at the Phoenix Art Museum   Interior Design Magazine   May 25, 2018

Lynn Trimble   See Works by Five Arizona Artists in a New Exhibit at Phoenix Art Museum   Phoenix New Times  May 21, 2018

Kathaleen Roberts   Minced Words   516 exhibit explores nuances of 21st-century language   The Sunday Journal   Albuquerque, NM    May 13, 2018

Abstract Syntax at Eagle Gallery EMH Arts   The Week   January, 20 2018   London

Signs  The Photographs of Matt Magee     Happening in the Hills, A Look around the Northwest Corner of Connecticut   Oct. 19, 2017

Staff reports   See the world through new eyes at Magee exhibit in Sharon

The Litchfield County Times

Oct. 5, 2017

Elizabeth Rhodes  The Hidden Agenda: Looking Within   Free Press Houston  September 26, 2017

Sophia Dembling   Guest Room as Gallery    United Airlines Hemispheres Magazine

Page 26   July 2017

Mary Denny   He’s Gotta make Art    Trinity University AlumNet   May 1, 2017

Paul Laster     Seven Questions for Matt Magee      Glasstire   April 3, 2017

‘Marfa - Glen Hanson and Matt Magee at ind/jacobs opening Saturday’

The Big Bend Sentinel  p.6   January 26, 2017

Laura Davidson.  On Language and Marking Time: Matt Magee.  Exhibition review.

Saturation Point (the online editorial and curatorial project for reductive, geometric and

systems artists working in the UK)  January 2017

Paul Laster.  On the Road with Matt Magee   (interview)  Whitehot Magazine of Contemporary Art   June 2016

Jon Carver.  Seven:  A Survey of Works by Matt Magee   Richard Levy Gallery   THE

Magazine   May 2016

William Lambert.  Through a Thoughtful Eye: 'How the West was Won' coming to Sharon   Litchfield County Times   Mar 31, 2016

Paul Laster. ARMORY EDITION:  22 Things to do in New York's Art World before March 7         New York Observer    March 1, 2016

Paul Laster.  14 Things to Do in New York’s Art World Before November 6     The New York Observer   November 2, 2015

Titus O’Brien.  ‘Magician’s Table at Richard Levy Gallery’  THE Magazine.  November


Susan Tallman. Patterns of Interference.  Art in Print. July-August 2015 Volune 5,

Number 2

Lynn Trimble. “Minimally Speaking” Plays with Art History at Bentley Gallery Phoenix.

Phoenix New Times.  March 26, 2015.

Bridget Gleeson. Six Sculptors Who are Straddling Minimalism and Abstract

Expressionism.  Artsy Editorial.  March 18, 2015

Grant Vetter.  Minimally Speaking at Bentley Gallery.  The Arts Beacon.  3/14/15

Art in Print.  News of the Print World.  Selected  New Editions.  March-April 2015

Peter Frank.  Haiku Reviews: Art 2014 Roundup VII.  (review of exhibition James Kelly Contemporary).  Huffington Post   January 16, 2015

Claude Smith.  New American Paintings blog review of  ‘Matt Magee: Recent Paintings and Sculptures’  James Kelly Contemporary, Santa Fe    Sept 29, 2014

Jenna Duncan.  Grant Street Studios:  The Apex of ASU’s Graduate Art Program.


Jeff Bergman.  75th – Matt Magee: An Interview.  Atlas/contemporary art news and reviews.   March/April 2014.

Ian Wallace.  The Studio Assistant Family Tree: A Genealogy of Artists & Their Proteges.  ARTSPACE.  March 26, 2014

Linda Marston Reid.  Exhibit features many of region’s top artists (Imogen Holloway

Gallery ‘From the Vault’)   Poughkeepsie Journal Arts section.  Feb. 10, 2014

Michael Hoinski.  Six Must-Attend Events: January 3-5.  The State’s Top Offerings,

From Pop Art Cave Relic Paintings to Awe-Inspiring NASA Imagery Set To An Out-

Of-This-World Symphony.    Texas Monthly.    January 2014

Michael Hoinski.  Cave Man:  Matt Magee at Hiram Butler.  The New York Times.

January 2, 2014.

Paul Laster.  Matt Magee: Circa 1994 at Hiram Butler Gallery.  On-Verge, alternative art

criticism.   December 30, 2013.

Joshua Fischer.   100 Words: Matt Magee at Hiram Butler.  Glasstire (Texas visual art)

December 21, 2013

Jenny Antill.  Editor’s Picks.  PaperCity Magazine, Houston.  December 2013

New Editions: Matt Magee.   Art in Print – Weekly News.  November 2013

Adrian Gomez.  Matthew Magee details his learning experience as Tamarind Institute’s

Artist in Residence.    Albuquerque Journal    September 1, 2013

Dolores Tropiano.  Phoenix Files Arts.   Artist of the Month Matt Magee.   Phoenix

Magazine  July 2013

Molly Glentzer. PrintHouston pushes boundaries. Houston Chronicle.  June 9, 2013

Cory Galvan.  Contemporary Art from the Grocery Aisles.  www.frontdoornews.com

May 15, 2013

Isabel Elorrieta.  In the Workshop  (Tamarind Institute).  Grabado y Edicion, Barcelona.

May 2013.

Richard Tobin.  Art of Renewal.   James Kelly Contemporary exhibition review.  THE Magazine ,  Santa Fe’s Monthly.   February/March 2013

Kelly Klaasmeyer.  Matt Magee Paintings at Hiram Butler.  Houston Press.  Nov. 15, 2011

Franklin Einspruch.  The Last Gesture Succeeds, Despite Cognitive Slurry.  Arts

Fuse, Culture of New England.   May 13, 2011

Mark Wiener and Linda DiGusta. A Madison Avenue Art Walk. The Huffington Post. Nov. 30, 2010

Roberta Smith. Matt Magee: New Paintings. New York Times. Nov. 12, 2010

Charlie Finch.   The Ripple Effect.  Artnet.com   Nov. 2, 2010

Paul Laster.  Matt Magee New Paintings.  Time Out New York. Oct. 25, 2010

Mike Daniel.  “Formica Formatted” at the Contemporary. Dallas Morning

News.  December 29, 2006

Abby Luby.  “Silvermine exhibit showcases top Northeast artists”.

The Advocate and Greenwich Time.  May 14, 2006

Philip Eliasoph. “Nerviness, raw ambition spark Silvermine show”.

Connecticut Post.  May 14, 2006

Katie Stone. “Chambers Echoes are once again heard”.  www.nyfa.org  January 2005

Nick Stillman. “Power base” www.offoffoff.com  Dec. 27, 2004

Robert Berlind.  Art in America, exhibition review. February, 2001

Max Henry.  “Gotham Dispatch”, artnet.com.  October 12, 2000

Ken Johnson.  The New York Times, Art in Review, September 29, 2000

Carol Kino.  Time Out New York, Art Reviews.  October 2-9, 1997

Robert Murdock.  Review Magazine, September 15, 1997

Janet Kutner.  “Texas Bound”, Dallas Morning News, June 27, 1996

Robert Mahoney.  “In the Galleries”, Art & Antiques, May 1991





Matt Magee artist monograph to be published by Radius Books, Santa Fe  (upcoming 2018)


Guest artist lecture   United Nations International School   New York   May 18, 2017


Robert Rauschenberg Foundation Grantee Summit   Captiva, FL   May 8-12, 2017


Guest artist lecture   GALE Memorial Lecture Series   University of New Mexico, Albuquerque   October 6, 2016


Guest artist lecture   In conversation with Titus O’Brien:  Hard Edge Abstraction

Albuquerque  Museum of Art    April 2016


The Unhappiest Readymade   Artist book in collaboration with Anthony Cudahy,

Brooklyn.  October 2014


Guest artist lecture   Arizona State University (Grant Street Studios)      Phoenix, AZ  March 2014


Robert Rauschenberg Studio   Chief Photo Archivist/Preparator   New York   1994 - 2012


Paintings installed in Kips Bay Show House.   New York   2011


Guest artist lecture   The Trevor School.   New York   2010


Guest artist lecture   NYU Contemporary Art History class.   New York   November 2009


Guest artist.  National Waste Management (WM) Recycling Conference    The Sagamore.   Lake George, NY    May 2008


Brooklyn Industries Issue #1   2007     Photograph of studio was featured.


Eye2Eye     Shoe and accessories exposition in London, February 2005 and Paris, March 2005    A drawing was used for t-shirts and handkerchiefs, collaboration with designer Agathe Gonnet.


Guest artist lecture   Brooklyn College, 2000







Museum of Fine Arts Houston

Josef and Anni Albers Foundation   Bethany, CT

University of New Mexico Museum    Albuquerque, NM

Cleveland Clinic Art Program    Cleveland, OH

ANDAZ Scottsdale Hotel and Spa , Hyatt Hotels Corporation  Scottsdale, AZ

Twitter, Inc.   San Francisco, CA

Albuquerque Art  Museum    New Mexico

Columbus Museum of Art    Columbus, GA

Polsinelli PC Law Firm   Phoenix, AZ

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation   Houston

Fidelity Investments    Albuquerque

Fidelity Investments    London

Linklaters LLC   Brussels, Belgium

Capital One Financial Services, Virginia

Goldman Sachs    New York

HoltCAT   Houston, Texas

Armstrong Art Consulting, Houston

Genentech    San Francisco

Steptoe & Johnson LLP, Menlo Park, CA

John Kidd and Associates, Houston

Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, New York

Charles Cohen    Los Angeles

Frank Williams   Wellesley, MA

Raymond Learsy   New York

Beth Rudin Dewoody   New York

Christophe de Menil   New York

Diane and Michael Cannon   Houston

Isabel Wilson   Houston

Meredith and Charles von Arentschildt    Phoenix

Catherine and Joseph Goldberg    Albuquerque, NM

Ellen Trevors    Tucson

Fran and Jim Allen    Tucson

Victoria Munroe    New York

Mark and Betsy Kogan, Vail and Phoenix

Pepe Karmel, New York

Deedie Rose, Dallas

Bill Arning, Houston

Jesse Jones II, Houston

Ethan and Sarah Wessel, Phoenix

Richard and Sally Lehmann, Phoenix

Gary Wasserman, Detroit

Carl and Marilynn Thoma, Chicago

Michelle Robson, Phoenix

Louis Skidmore, Houston

Craig Starr, New York

Sean Kelly, New York

Hiram Butler, Houston

Joshua Pazda, Houston

James Kelly, Santa Fe

Spencer Throckmorton, New York

Barbara Toll, New York

Gary Snyder, New York

David White, New York

Debbie Taylor, New York

Andrew and Susan Magee, Sharon, CT

Leslie Miller, New York

Joe Sackville, Largo, Florida

Nils and Amy Lofgren, Phoenix

Edward Shufro, New York

Antonio Nogara, New York

Dana Cranmer, New York

Carlos Bacino, Houston

Julie Barry, Houston

Devin Borden, Houston

George and Mary Hawkins, Houston

Elizabeth Pepperman, New York

Philip Kovacevich, New York

Jack Black, Phoenix

Lynne Lasher, Houston

Terry Mahaffey, Houston

Rogelio Rendon, Houston

Chris and Kathleen Burmeister, Albuquerque

Natalie Vandeventer, Phoenix

Patrick Owens, New York

Francis Cape and Liza Phillips, New York

John van Dijke, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Allegra Asplundh-Smith, W. Palm Beach, FL

Rosanna Wilson Stephens, London

Jeff Brodin, Phoenix

Ben Barzune, New York

Jeff Peabody and Guy Walker, New York

Jamie and Elizabeth Baskin, Austin

Win Knowlton, New York

Catherine Leschuck, Chicago

Donald and Kathleen Lloyd-Jones, Chicago

Andrea Logan, New York

Anne Fisher and David Lounsbury, New York

Cheryl Maynard, Dallas

Bill Maynes, New York

Douglas Maxwell, New York

Scott and Stephanie Miscione, New York

Christiane and Giuseppe Monarchi, London

Philip Montanez, New York

Dr. Frank Moore, New York

Patricia Morales, Los Angeles

Cory Morrison, Dallas

Prafulla Nabar, New York

Chris Nanni, New York

Gary Nichols, New York

Todd Okerstrum, New York

Bill Orcutt and Ilonka van der Putten, New York

Evan Orenstein, New York

Patrick Owens, New York

Diane Parsons, Austin

Cidnee Patrick, Dallas

Dr. Stephen Paunders, Dallas

Mark Pollack, New York

Jessica and Dan Pollyea, Menlo Park, CA

Matthew Pope, London

Sabine Pratsch, Washington, DC

Leigh Rinearson, Dallas

John Robertshaw, New York

Dr. Daniel Roe, Montecito, CA

Peter and Mecca Ross, NY

Jonathan Rutchik, Mill Valley, CA

Jerry Salama, New York

Deane and Paul Schatz, Washington DC

Sarah Schmerler, Brooklyn

Sam and Tara Seawright, New York

Amy Serpa, San Francisco

Helga and Chris Pratsch, Houston

Kate Shepherd, New York

Bettina Smith, New York

Thomas Snyder, San Francisco

Ben McGlaughlin, New York

Carl Soderbergh, London

Amber and David Soto, Marblehead, MA

Lisa Stefanelli, New York

Victoria Strange and Ron Rapp, St. Petersburg, FL

Hisachika Takahashi, Burlington, VT

Marianne Terry, Mobile, AL

Quentin Toalster, London

Cheryl Dyer, La Marque, TX

Jim Torok, Brooklyn

Sally Trufant, Mobile, AL

Stella and George Visgilio, Stockton, CA

John and Jennifer Walker, New York

Gina Guy, New York

Cory Cyr, New York

Jennifer  and Jair Williams Gonzalez, Austin

Richard Winkworth, London

Myung Kim, Houston

Kenneth Koen, New York

Ellie Rines, New York

Foster Witt, New York

Andrew Wojtas, New York

Diane and Gary McCord, Phoenix

Benjamin Rhodes, London

Scott Burdick, Phoenix

Susan Federspiel, New York

Jim Torok, New York

Tony Fitzpatrick, Chicago

Marjorie Devon, Albuquerque

Meghan Ferguson, Albuquerque

Margo Thoma, Santa Fe

Jaquelin Lloyd,  Santa Fe

Merri Cyr and Mark Walker, New York

John Higgins and Robert Montagnese, New York

Chad Neal, Houston

C2 Art Advisors, Houston

Marian and Bim Wilcox, Houston

Jayant Kumar, Albuquerque

Dominick Abatemarco, Phoenix

Serina Mayer, Brooklyn

Philip J. Curtis,  Jackson, Michigan

Faye Premer and Bill Edwards, Brooklyn

Michael Solomon, San Francisco

Glenn Gehan, Dallas

Cece and Mac Fowler, Houston

Roger H. Bachmann, Zurich

Christian Keesee,  Oklahoma City and NYC

Lawrence Lambert, New York

Andrea Goldberg Edlow, Albuquerque

Daniella Landau, Washington D.C.

Sarah Wiltshire and Patrick Moore, Phoenix

Don Summa , Los Angeles

Laura Ruberto and Tarek El Dokor, Phoenix