Solo & Two-Person Exhibitions

10/16 Matt Brackett: All The Gifts, Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA

2/15 Dark Waters/Grateful Daughters, Catamount Arts, St. Johnsbury, VT

3/14 Matt Brackett: New Waters, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA

11/12 Matt Brackett: Dark Animal, Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA

4/11 Legacies: Paintings by Matt Brackett and Prilla Smith Brackett, The Historic Northampton Museum, Northampton, MA

3/08 Matt Brackett: Threshold, Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA

2/06 Matt Brackett: New Paintings, Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA

2-4/05 A Place Apart, two-person show, The Art Complex Museum, Duxbury, MA

4-5/01 Matt Brackett: Paintings, Acacia Gallery, Gloucester, MA

 


Selected Group Exhibitions

1/16 New Work, Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA

7/15 34 / Isle Arts Initiative, Boston Sculptors Gallery, Boston, MA

9/14 The Expressive Voice: Brought to Light, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA

9/13 Buddy System Invitational, Breeze Block Gallery, Portland, OR; Curator: Sven Davis

7/13 Summer Selections, Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA

7/13 artMRKT Hamptons, Bridgehampton Historical Society, Bridgehampton, NY

3/13 Sting! XIV: Future Futurist, The Beehive at the Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA

12/12 Art Miami, Miami, FL

9/12 Elsewhere, The Distillery Gallery, MA

9/12 Cruel Sea: Law of the Fishes, The Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA

10/11 National Figures, William Scott Gallery, MA

3/11 Alpha Inaugural, Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA

4/10 Art Chicago, The Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL

12/09 Aqua Art Miami, Aqua Wynwood, Miami, FL

3/09 New American Painting #80, juried exhibition in print, The Open Studios Press, Boston, MA

1/09 The Los Angeles Art Show, The Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles, CA

5/08 The DeCordova Annual Exhibition, The DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Lincoln, MA

4/07 Worth A Thousand Words, group show, Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro, VT

4/07 Art Chicago, The Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL

4/06 Art Chicago in the Park, Butler Field, Chicago, IL

6-8/05 Tufts Second Annual Juried Summer Exhibition, Tufts University Art Gallery, Medford, MA; 

4/05 Art Chicago in the Park, Grant Park, Chicago, IL

3/05 New American Painting #56, juried exhibition in print, The Open Studios Press, Boston, MA

2/05 Painting Now: Selections From the 2004 Massachusetts Cultural Council Artist Grant Awards, ArtSpace Gallery, Maynard, MA

1/05 San Francisco International Art Exposition, Fort Mason Center, San Francisco, CA

6/04 36th Annual New Talent Show, four-person show, Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA

1/04 New Art 2004, juried show, MPG Contemporary, Boston, MA

4-6/02 New England/New Talent, juried show with catalog, Fitchburg Art Museum, Fitchburg, MA

3/02 New American Painting #38, juried exhibition in print, The Open Studios Press, Boston, MA

1-3/02 Northeast Artists, invitational show, OSP Gallery, Boston, MA

9-10/01 Somerville Arts Council Grant Winners, The Somerville Museum, Somerville, MA

9-12/00 The Salon Show, group show, Acacia Gallery, Gloucester, MA

9-12/00 Build, The Somerville Museum, Somerville, MA

4-5/00 The Drawing Show, juried show, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA; Curator Ellen Gallagher

5/97 The Yale University Art Gallery, group show, New Haven, CT

8/96 Chautauqua Institution Gallery, group show, Chautauqua, NY


Selected Honors & Awards

2016 Certificate of Excellence for "Moonstone," The 18th Annual International Portrait Competition, Portrait Society of America

2013 Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant (New York, NY)

2012 Massachusetts Cultural Council Artist Fellowship Finalist

2006 Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant, nominee (New York, NY)

2006 Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant (Montréal, Québec)

2005 Ludwig Vogelstein Foundation Grant (Shelter Island, NY)

1/05 Residency, Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, NY

2004 Massachusetts Cultural Council Artist Grant

2/04 Residency, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Amherst, VA

1/04 Juror's Prize, New Art 2004, MPG Contemporary, Boston, MA

2004 Somerville Arts Council Artist Fellowship Grant (Somerville, MA)

2003 George Sugarman Foundation Grant (Novato, CA)

2001 Somerville Arts Council Artist Fellowship Grant (Somerville, MA)

1999 Somerville Arts Council Artist Fellowship Grant (Somerville, MA)

5/97 Ethel Childe Walker Prize: Departmental Faculty Prize for Outstanding Artistic Distinction, Yale University, New Haven, CT 


Collections

Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA

Wellington Management, Boston, MA


Education

1997 BA, Yale University, New Haven, CT, Magna cum laude, Distinction in the Major (Painting)

1996 Chautauqua Institution School of Art, Chautauqua, NY

1991 Massachusetts College of Art Summer Art Program, Boston, MA