jenmmathews@gmail.com



b. 1994, South Australia


Education

2016: Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours), Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne
2015: Bachelor of Visual Arts, South Australian School of Art, University of South Australia

Solo Exhibitions

2022: The sun ceases to give without receiving, Kings Artist-Run, Melbourne
2020: Humble, Disneyland Paris, Melbourne
2019: Pheromone trap, c3 Contemporary Art Space, Melbourne
2019: Disinfested estate, Tributary Projects, Canberra
2018: Interrupted Meal, Irene Rose, Melbourne
2016: City of future excess, FELTspace, Adelaide

Two Person Exhibitions

2021: WEBWAY, with Mia Middleton, Haydens Gallery, Melbourne
2017: skyscraper, school, shrine, slaughterhouse, with Joseph Gentry, Seventh Gallery, Melbourne

Selected Group Exhibitions

2022: System Blower, curated by Isaac Christie and Adrian De Vries, MILK Gallery, Melbourne
2022: Extreme Mating of a Pugnacious Dreamer, TCB Gallery, Melbourne
2022: donut king (paintings about love), curated by Jemi Gale, Suite 7A, Sydney
2019: hous, curated by Jemi Gale, George Paton Gallery, Melbourne
2019: hangers, A flat shop, Adelaide
2019: The Present Day Is Surrounding Me, curated by Angus McGrath, Canberra Grammar School, Canberra
2018: Smoke Screens, curated by Clare Longley, LON Gallery, Melbourne
2017: Optimism & Futility, curated by James Parkinson, Irene Rose, Melbourne
2017: Signal Screen Commissions, Signal, Melbourne
2015: KOMPACT / EXPAND, Format Systems Inc., Adelaide
2015: touch base, Format Systems Inc., Adelaide

Writing

2022: Catalogue essay, Eleanor Amor and Nat Penney, Limits and Leavings, Bus Projects, Melbourne
2021: Catalogue essay, Eugeniusz Lipczyk and Jake Shaw, A dolphin, a Mercedes and an encyclopedia walk into a gallery, Liverpool Street Gallery, Adelaide

Commissions & Awards

2021: Arts South Australia Project Development Grant
2017: Signal Screen Commission, Melbourne
2015: Constance Gordon-Johnson Sculpture and Installation Prize
2014: University of South Australia Merit Award


Press

2022: Extreme Mating of a Pugnacious Dreamer, KubaParis
2022: Audrey Pfister, Jemi Gale: donut king (paintings about love), Memo Review
2021: ‘WEBWAY’ by Jennifer Mathews and Mia Middleton at Haydens Gallery, Melbourne, Tzvetnik