Matthew Lutz-Kinoy


Art Basel Parcours

Bauund Verkehrsdepartement Basel Stadt, Münsterplatz 11

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Soap Bubbles

Jun 13, 2022

Jun 19, 2022

Villa Era

Biella, Italy

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Grand Entrance

Mar 31, 2021

Jul 17, 2021

Taka Ishii Gallery


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Mar 09, 2021

Mar 19, 2021

Museum Frieder Burda


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Window to The Clouds

Jan 12, 2021

Jun 05, 2021

Parc des Eaux-Vives


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Geneva Biennale : Sculpture Garden

Jun 12, 2020

Sep 30, 2020

Mendes Wood DM


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Two Hands on Earth

Sep 06, 2019

Oct 26, 2019

Mendes Wood DM

New York

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Hudson Bathers

Apr 30, 2019

Jun 15, 2019



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Sea Spray

Oct 14, 2018

Dec 16, 2018

Centre d’édition Contemporaine


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The Meadow

Oct 12, 2018

Feb 08, 2019

Kamel Mennour


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Sep 06, 2018

Oct 06, 2018



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SONG AND LOVE (with Ola Vasiljeva)

Mar 16, 2018

Aug 04, 2018

Freedman Fitzpatrick


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Feb 08, 2018

Mar 24, 2018

Le Consortium


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Southern Garden of the Chateau Bellevue

Feb 03, 2018

May 20, 2018

Mendes Wood DM

Sao Paulo

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Fire Sale

Feb 18, 2017

Mar 25, 2017


New York

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Rotten Wood, the Dripping Word: Shuji Terayama‘s Kegawa no Mari

Apr 23, 2016

Apr 24, 2016

Freedman Fitzpatrick

Los Angeles

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To Satisfy the Rose

Jan 24, 2016

Mar 20, 2016

Elaine - Museum für Gegenwart Kunst


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Lutz-Kinoy’s Loose Bodies

Dec 06, 2013

Dec 07, 2013



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Werk is Free / Be Free! May Day

May 02, 2013

May 26, 2013

Kunsthalle Baden Baden, Elaine - Museum für Gegenwarts Kunst

Baden Baden / Basel

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Jun 02, 2012

Sep 01, 2013

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Born 1984 in New York. Lives and works in Paris and Los Angeles.


2010Rijksakademie, Amsterdam

2007BFA Cooper Union School of Art, New York

2006Berlin University of the Arts

Selected Solo and Duo Exhibitions
2023 Mendes Wood DM, New-York (Forthcoming)

2022 Cranford Collection, London, UK (Forthcoming)
Kamel Mennour, Paris, FR (Forthcoming)

2021 Grand Entrance, Villa Era, Italy
Keramikos, in collaboration with Natsuko Uchino, Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo
Window to the Clouds, Museum Frieder Burda, Berlin

2019Two Hands on Earth, Mendes Wood DM, Brussels
Screaming Compost, Francesca Pia, Zurich
Hudson Bathers, Mendes Wood DM, New York

2018The Meadow, Centre d’édition Contemporaine, Geneva
Sea Spray, Vleeshal, Middleburg
Bowles, Kamel Mennour, Paris
Southern Garden of the Chateau Bellevue, Le Consortium, Dijon (curated by Stephanie Moisdon)
SONG AND LOVE, Indipendenza, Rome (with Ola Vasiljeva)
Fooding, Freedman Fitzpatrick, Paris

2017Fire Sale, Mendes Wood DM, Sao Paulo

2016Rotten Wood, the Dripping Word: Shuji Terayama‘s Kegawa no Mari, MoMA PS1, New York (with Tobias Madison)
To Satisfy the Rose, Freedman Fitzpatrick, Los Angeles

2015Princess Pompom in The Villa of Flowers, Mendes Wood DM, Sao Paulo

2014Focus, Frieze London, Freedman Fitzpatrick
Crystal Mist, Pro Choice, Paris
Port, Freedman Fitzpatrick, Los Angeles

2013Lutz-Kinoy’s Loose Bodies, Elaine - Museum für Gegenwart Kunst, Basel Keramikos Kunsthal, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen (with Natsuko Uchino) Matthew’s Secret, Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam
Werk is Free / Be Free! May Day, Outpost, Norwich
Keramikos, Kunsthalle Baden Baden (with Natsuko Uchino)

2012Keramikos, Elaine - Museum für Gegenwarts Kunst, Basel (with Natsuko Uchino)
Every Reform Movement Has a Lunatic Fringe, W139, Amsterdam (with Martijn Hendriks)

2011Say It With Flowers, Deweer, Otegem, Belgium
New Season, Silberkuppe, Berlin

2010Warped Passage, Galerie Yukiko Kawase, Paris

Selected Group Exhibitions

2022 Aishti Foundation, Beirut (Forthcoming)
AMPHOREUS, 91 530 Le Marais, Paris, France
Art Basel Parcours, Basel, Switzerland
Abundant Futures: Works from the TBA21 Collection, Córdoba, Spain
Soudain dans la forêt profonde*, Kamel Mennour, Paris, France

2021 These lacustrine homes, curated by Mai-Thu Perret, David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles

2020 The Mingei, curated by Nicolas Trembley, Taka Ishii Gallery, Hong Kong
Geneva Sculpture Biennial, Geneva, Switzerland
Scalable Skeletal Escalator, Kunsthalle Zürich

2019 Screaming Compost (featuring Jan Vorisek), Galerie Francesca Pia, Zurich
Été Indien, Kamel Mennour, Paris
Il est une fois dans l‘ouest, FRAC Nouvelle-Aquitaine MÉCA, Bordeaux
Les Chemins du sud, une théorie du mineur, MRAC - Musée Régional d‘art Contemporain, Occitanie
Mingei Now (curated by Nicolas Trembley), Sokyo Gallery, Kyoto
Sharjah Biennial 14: Leaving the Echo Chamber, Sharjah (with Isabel Lewis)

2018The Weather Outside, Freedman Fitzpatrick, Paris, France
The Performance Agency, Mass X (The Unfolding), Supportico Lopez, Berlin
Masks, Kamel Mennour, London
Eckhaus Latta: Possessed, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York Welt ohne Außen, Martin Gropius Bau, Berlin
Nothing Will Be As Before, Tanya Leighton, Berlin

2017La nuit juste avant les fôrets, Doc!, Paris
Seasick in Paradise, Depart Foundation, Los Angeles
Waiting for the Sun, Spazioa, Pistoia, (curated by Martha Kirszenbaum) Der Verdienst. 2014-2017, Oracle, Berlin (curated by Tenzing Barshee) Imaginary Ancestors, Almine Rech, New York
Neither, Mendes Wood DM, Brussels (curated by Fernanda Brenner)
A Terceira Mao, Fortes D‘Aloia & Gabriel, Sao Paulo

2016Le Mérite 2014-2016, Treize, Paris (organized by Tenzing Barshee)
The Discovery of a Leak in the Roof of Marcel Breuer’s Wellfleet Summer Cottage on the Morning of September 16, 1984, Off Vendome, New York, and Commercial Street, Provincetown
The Ultimate Vessel, Koppe Astner, Glasgow

2015University, Vleeshal Zusterstraat, Middleburg
Dear Material Things, Thun Ceramic Residency, Bolzano
G.I.F.T., Der TANK, Basel (curated by Fabian Martu & Chuz Martinez) Theater der Überforderung, Kunsthalle Zurich (directed by Barbara Weber)
Last Resport Gallery, Copenhagen
Salon Hang, Kunstverein, Amsterdamn

2014A paz entre os animals, Boatos Fine Arts, Sao Paulo
The Word Today Serves No One Except To Say To The Grocer Give Me A Pound Of Lentils, Supportico Lopez, Berlin
Trust (Vita Vel Regula), Fluxia, Milan
Gerry Bibby Prisma Pavillion, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin
I love you Me either, Project Native Informant, London

2013The November Issue, Mathew, Berlin
The tolerant home, Siebe Tettero, Amsterdam
AB, Nomas Foundation, Rome (project by Gabriele de Santis)
Unstable Media, Martin van Zomeren, Amsterdam (curated by Anne de Vries)
Hi from California, Freedman Fitzpatrick, Los Angeles
every serious man…, Juliette Jongma, Amsterdam
Beyond Imagination, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam

2012Foreign Figs for Florence, Dingum at Villa Romana, Florence
The Drawing Room, Deweer, Otegem, Belgium

2010Ins Blickfeld gerückt, Institut Français, Berlin
Brucennial 10, Bruce High Quality Foundation, New York

2009Hayward Gallery Project Space, London
Exstatic Resistance, X initiative, New York; Grand Arts, Kansas City
Silberkuppe in KUR, Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden
Psychometry, Exile, Berlin
State of the Art, NY, Urbis center, Manchester

2008Brucennial 08, Bruce High Quality Foundation, Brooklyn
Soul Stripper, Project Midi, Brussels
American Installation, Plaine Project, Chicago

2007Darling! What color, Thrust Projects, New York
Art guitar and two teaspoons, Bischoff/Weiss, London

2006The Invention of Solitude, The Nunnery Gallery, London, Bow Arts Trust
Casper, Arratiabeer Gallery, Berlin (curated by DL Alvarez)

Selected Screenings

2012AYE dunkelblau – part two, Kunsterhaus Stuttgart (curated Susanne M. Winterling)

2010The Sense Ritual, MIX Film Festival, New York (curated by Joshua Thorson)
Goshogaoka & Matthew Lutz-Kinoy: selected videos, White Chapel Gallery, London

2009Nostalgia…, Light Industy, New York (curated by Sharon Hayes and Brooke O’Harra)
Kino, Koelnischer Kunstverein, Cologne
PERSPECTACLE 5.1, New Museum, New York

2008PERSPECTACLE, MIX Film Festival, New York


2019Sharjah Biennial 14: Leaving the Echo Chamber, Sharjah (with Isabel Lewis)
Screaming Compost, Francesca Pia, Zurich (featuring Jan Vorisek)
Ian White – Cinema as a Live Art / Becoming Object, Kino Arsenal, Berlin

2018Sea Stray, Vleeshal, Middelburg, Netherlands

2014Kunsthaus Bregenz (as LKW)
Loose Buddies, Contemporary Art Center of Portland

2013AB, Nomas Foundation, Rome (project by Gabriele de Santis)
Keramikos, Kunsthalle Baden-Baden (with Natsuko Uchino)

2012Keramikos2, Elaine Museum für Gegenwarts Kunst, Basel (with Natsuko Uchino)
Stars, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
…Expanded Benefits Package, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam

2011…Expanded Benefits Package, New Museum, New York
…Expanded Benefits Package, Liste Art Fair, Basel

2010Welcome To The Story of My Life, Kunstverein, Amsterdam

2008BACKSANDEDBYLUTZKINOY, Silberkuppe, Berlin BACKSANDEDBYLUTZKINOY, Galerie Yukiko Kawase, Paris

2007Boundless-the performance project, University Settlement, New York Doom Preview, Movement Research Dance Festival, New York
JJ and Cecel, Galapagos Art Space Brooklyn

2006JJ and Cecel, BASSO, Berlin
Gay Museum, Lange Nacht der Museen, Berlin

Awards & Grants

2018Le Prix Meurice pour l‘art contemporain (nominated)

2014 Premio Emergent, mi art, Milan

2011Foundation for Contemporary Art

2010Teva Europe

2004Flahrety Film Seminars Grant Recipient

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2021 “FIAC digitale : 6 artistes qui électrisent la scène française”, Numéro Art, March 2021, review by Thibaut Wychowanok and Matthieu Jacquet.

2020 “Top 7 Shows to See in Asia-Pacific”, Frieze, March 2021
Spike Art #66, Winter 2020/21, review by Colin Lang Bilan, 5 August 2020, review by Etienne Dumont

2018 PZC, November 2018, review by Nico Out Artforum, March 2018, review by Lesliie Cozzi

2017 “Une américaine à Paris”, Le Point, Paris, 15 February 2017 “‘Waiting for the Sun’ at SpazioA, Postoia”, Mousse Magazine, June 2017
Tenzing Barshee, “Matthew Lutz Kinoy ‘Fire Sale’ at Mendes Wood DM, Sao Paulo” Mousse Magazine, March 2017

2016 Carlo Prada, “People and Stars: Matthew Lutz-Kinoy” L‘uomo Vogue, Jan 2016.
Jacob Korczynski, “In Conversation with Matthew Lutz-Kinoy and Tobias Madison” Flash Art, Fall 2016
Stephanie Murg, “Review:Tobias Madison and Matthew Lutz-Kinoy. PS1, New York” Flash Art Online, May 2016
Andrew Berardini, “Review:To Satisfy the Rose”. Art Review, April 2016
Nicolas Trembley, “L“artiste du mois” Numero, March 2016

2015 “In the Studio of Matthewy Lutz-Kinoy” Spike Art Quarterly, April 2015

2014 Fabrice Stroun, “What‘s next? On the closing of two influencial spaces in Basel” Frieze d/e, May 2014

2012 Vivien Ziherl, “Wie ist Matthew Lutz-Kinoy” Metropolis, February 2012
Legacy Russel, “Expanded Benefits: Matthew Lutz-Kinoy and So- phie” Bomb, January 2012

2011 Lauren Cornell, “Matthew Lutz-Kinoy talks about upcoming NEW SILENT SERIES event: Donna Haraway’s Expanded Benefits Pack- age” Rhizome, September 2011