Nicholas Metivier Gallery


2000 Bachelor of Arts - Honours Art, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario
1997 AOCAD (Hons.) - Painting and Drawing Porgram, Ontario College of Art and Design, Toronto, Ontario
1996 Off Campus Program, Ontario College of Art, Florence, Italy
1991/1992 Architecture / Art History, Carleton University

solo exhibitions

2017 The Good Thief, Rice/Polak Gallery, Provincetown, Massachussetts
2016 Matthew Schofield, Nicholas Metivier Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
2014 Adaptation and Motivation, The Red Head Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
2011 Place Holders, James Buttrum & Son Art, Supercrawl, Hamilton, Ontario
2009 Making the Most of Snap Decisions, AWOL Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
2006 (almost) everything, AWOL Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
2003 Keeping a Distance, Kabat Wrobel Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
2001 Stills, PROPELLER Centre for the Visual Arts, Toronto, Ontario
Hiding Place, Hamilton and Region Arts Council, Hamilton, Ontario
Physiognomy, New Space, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario
1999 Drawing a Crowd, Propeller Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
1998 Inaction Figures, Propeller Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

SELECTED Group Exhibitions

2016 About Face, Nicholas Metivier Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
2015 Miniature: Small Contemporary Works, UW Art Museum, Wyoming, USA
Matthew Schofield and Anne Hughes, Zia Gallery, Winnetka, Illinois, USA
2014 Painting Hamilton, Art Gallery of Hamilton, curated by Melissa Bennett, Hamilton, Ontario
2012 13, Mulherin + Pollard, New York, USA
Galerie Spree, 11 Rue Lavieuville, Paris, France
2011 Three Painters, Zia Gallery, Winnetka, Illinois, USA
BP Portrait Exhibition Finalist, National Portrait Gallery, London, UK
Fresh & Salty, Valley House Gallery, Dallas, Texas, USA
2010 BIG/SMALL, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, Ontario
2001 Drawing 2001, John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
Killing Time, (curator Gregory Klages), Propeller, Toronto, Ontario
2000 Loop +1, Loop Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
Exile on James Street, Hamilton, Ontario
Alternating Currents, McMaster Museum of Art, Hamilton, Ontario
1999 Ritual Rhythm & Repeated Actions, (curator Virginia MacDonnell), Propeller, Toronto
SPF 30, MEG Gallery, Toronto, Ontario (3 person exhibition)
McMaster Curated Show, Henderson Hospital, Hamilton, Ontario
1998 screen 2, curator Stuart Reid (curator, Mississauga Living Arts Centre), Propeller, Toronto


2011 BP Portrait Award 2011, National Portrait Gallery Publications, London, UK, 2011, p.64
The Kingston Prize 2011, Kingston Arts Council, Kingston, Ontario, 2011
2009 The Kingston Prize 2009, Kingston Arts Council, Kingston, Ontario, 2009
2008 Carte Blanche Vol. 2: Painting, Magenta Publishing for the Arts, Toronto, 2008.