Mary Mattingly



Rockville, Connecticut, 1978


Because For Now We Still Have Poetry, Robert Mann Gallery, New York, NY

Objects Unveiled: Boxing, Rolling, Stretching, and Cutting, Institute for the Humanities, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Blockades Boulders and Weights, Light Work, Syracuse NY

Pull, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes de la Habana, Cuba

Flock House Project: Omaha, Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, Omaha, NE
On Land, Flanders Gallery, Raleigh, NC

House and Universe, Robert Mann Gallery, New York, NY

Wearable Portable Architecture, Green Papaya Art projects, Manila, The Phillippines with U.S. Department of State, smARTpower, and the Bronx Museum
The Flock House Project, NYC Department of Cultural Affairs, Percent for Art commission, New York City, NY

The Investigation, Constitution, and Formation of Flock House, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York, NY
The Island is also the Origin, Ramp WINTEC, Hamilton, New Zealand

Nomadographies, Tensta Konsthall, Spanga, Sweden

Nomadographies, Robert Mann Gallery, New York, NY

Mie Kjaergaard and Mary Mattingly, Standpoint, London, UK

Frontier, Galerie Adler, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Time Has Fallen Asleep, New York Public Library, Columbus Branch, NY

Second Nature, Robert Mann Gallery, New York, NY
Fore Cast, White Box, New York, NY

We Go Round and Round in the Night, Feldman Gallery, Portland, OR

The Stage, Lyonswiergallery, New York, NY

Lyonswiergallery, Scope Art Fair, Miami, FL
A New Breed, The New School, New York, NY

Valparaiso, Media Arts Gallery, Portland, OR
Puppets, Disjecta Art Center, Portland, OR

Mary Mattingly, Higgins Gallery, Portland, OR


Storm King Art Center, "Indicators: Artists on Climate Change," New Windsor, NY

The Parrish Museum, "Radical Seafaring" curated by Andrea Grover, Watermill NY
The Anchorage Museum, "Polar Lab" curated by Julie Decker Anchorage AK
Appleton Museum of Art, "Survival Architecture and the Art of Resilience" curated by Randy Rosenberg
University of Southern Florida Contemporary Art Museum, "Extracted" curated by Megan Voeller, Tampa, FL
University of Buffalo Art Museum, "Wanderlust" curated by Rachel Adams Buffalo, NY
Nanjing International Art Exhibition, "Scarcity and Supply" curated by Nathalie Boseul Shin Nanjing, China 

Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes de la Havana, Havana, Cuba
Collective Actions, Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA), Winston Salem, NC
WetLand, Schuylkill Center for Enviornmental Education, Philadelphia, PA
Consumed, University of California Long Beach, Long Beach, CA

Artisteria, Literature Museum, Tbilisi, Republic of Georgia
Crossing Brooklyn, The Brooklyn Museum, New York City, NY
Beyond Limits, San Diego Art Institute, San Diego, CA
Falsework, Blackwood Gallery, Toronto, Canada
Performing for Cyclops, The Pitch Project, Milwaukee, WI
It Should Always Be This Way, CAFKA Biennial, Canada
A Common Space, The Kitchen, The Whitney ISP Curatorial Exhibition, New York City, NY
Distant Images, Local Positions, Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, New York City, NY

System ECOnomies Boston University, curated by Lynne Cooney and Dana Clancy
From Process to Progress: Mary Mattingly and Michael Cataldi Bronx River Art Center, curated by Karine Duteli
Common Interests, Rowan University, curated by Sara Reisman
Silent Beaches: New York's Forgotten Waterfront, St. John's University, New York City, NY
All of out Tomorrows and Yesterdays, Proof Gallery

Broken Desert – Land and Sea, curated by Lauren Rabb, The University of Arizona Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
Camp Out: Finding Home in an Unstable World, Laumeier Sculpture Park, St. Louis, MO
Streams of Consciousness: The Histories, Mythologies, and Ecologies of Water Salina Art Center, Salina, KS
Surface Tension, Eyebeam Center for Art and Technology, New York, NY
Resilience and Resistance, Bennington College, Bennington, VT
Under Cover, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

At The Water's Edge, Robert Mann Gallery, New York
Water Water Every Where, BRIC Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
On the Road, Arlington Art Center, Arlington, VA

Condensations of the Social, Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, NY
Future Tense: Landscape in Transition, Stephan Stoyanov Gallery, New York, NY
Global / National, Exit Art, New York, NY
Precious Cargo, UB Art Gallery, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
Apologies and Further Concessions, BRIC Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
PQ:100, Center for Photography at Woodstock, Woodstock, NY
Synaptic Mimes: the Private Spectacular, KWH Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Waterpod: Autonomy and Ecology, Exit Art, New York, NY
The Nomadic Studio, DePaul University Art Museum, Chicago, IL

The Waterpod, various sites, New York, NY; a public artwork organized by Mattingly in collaboration with artists and professionals, creating a mobile, multi-use architectural space for the waterways of New York City
Trouble in Paradise: Examining Discord Between Nature and Society, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
Anxious Ground: Contemporary Landscape Photography, College Art Gallery, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ
Unstuff, Curated by Bridget Stixrood alongside Waterpod Launch, New York, NY
Au Feminin: Women Photographing Women, Centre Calouste Gulbenkian, Paris, France

Water-Currents, Thessaloniki Museum of Photography, Thessaloniki, Greece
Prix Pictet, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France (Travels to Dubai and beyond)
Surface Tension, Gallery Homeland, Portland, OR
Future Tense, Neuberger Museum, NY
31 Under 31, Curated by Lumi Tan and Jon Feinstein, 3RD WARD, Brooklyn, NY
Video Visionen, O eins, curated by Sabine Himmelsbach, Edith Russ Site for Media Art, Oldenburg, Germany

Other Worlds: Fact and Fiction, Mattatuck Museum
Ecocentric, Sonoma County Museum, Santa Rosa, CA
Epilogues, Robert Mann Gallery, New York, NY
Bivouac, Art Omi, Ghent, NY
Out of True, Byblos Art Gallery, Verona, Italy
New Climates, Curated by Shane Brennan,

What War? White Box, New York, NY
Ecotopia, International Center of Photography Triennial, New York, NY

Waterways and Beyond, Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul, Turkey
Lifeboat – Hamptons, Micro-scope, Scope Art Fair, Hamptons, NY
 (curated by Mary Mattingly and Paul Middendorf)
Waterways, Independent Project during Venice Biennial, Venice, Italy
 (curated by Mary Mattingly and Renee Vara)

Lifeboat, artist initiative project, Art Basel/Postitions, Miami, FL
 (curated Mary Mattingly and Paul Middendorf)
Lyonswiergallery, Photo New York, New York, NY
Small Works, RAM Gallerie/Foundation, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Jupiter Art Fair, Disjecta Art Center, Portland, OR
Tomorrow, The New York Hall of Sciences, New York, NY
Peekskill Projects, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill, NY
Nineteeneighty – Art Show, Rare Gallery, New York, NY
Photo San Francisco, Lyonswiergallery, San Francisco, CA
Transforming Home, RAM Gallerie/Foundation, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Mattingly/Dedes, Duende Ateliers, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Nineteeneighty, ABC No Ria, New York, NY
The Modern Zoo – East Versus West Coast, Disjecta Art Center, Portland, OR
Controlled Chaos, Lyons Wier Gallery, New York, NY
DNA: Art – Science – The Double Helix, Contemporary Art Museum,Tampa, FL

Visual Aids, Galerie Lelong, New York, NY
 (R)evolution: War Face, Pamela Auchincloss Project Space, New York, NY
New Directions, '03, Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY
Best of Show, University of the Arts Space 1401, Philadelphia, PA
Considering Portraits, Neon Gallery, Portland, OR
Nineteeneighty, Atlantic Conference, Brooklyn, NY
Dim Sum, Red 76 – Aalto Lounge, Portland, OR
Nineteeneighty, Atlantic Conference, Brooklyn, NY

Lyonswiergallery, Affordable Art Fair, New York, NY
Art Stall, Red 76 – Aalto Lounge, Portland, OR
Feast, Parsons School of Design, New York, NY

End of the Summer, Gallery at Yale, Norfolk, CT
OHSU Auction, OHSU, Portland, OR

Deck the Walls, Portland Institute of Contemporary Art, Portland, OR

Awards and Residencies






























The Versailles Foundation Residency at Monet's Garden, Giverny, FR

The Watermill Center Residency, Watermill, NY 

A Blade of Grass Fellowship, New York, NY 

Light Work Residency Program, Syracuse, NY
The Lower Manhattan Cultural Council President’s Award for Visual Art 

The James L. Knight Foundation Grant

Eyebeam Center for Art and Technology Fellowship

Harpo Foundation Grant
The Jerome Foundation Travel Grant
New York Foundation for the Arts Sculpture/ Craft Grant
Art Omi Artist-In-Residence, Ghent, NY

Art Matters Foundation Travel Grant
Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation Year-Long Studio Residency
Art Omi International Residency
Skowhegan School of Painting Residency

Prix Pictet, Short-listed
New York University Artist-In-Residence

Lower Manhattan Cultural Council Residency
Braziers International Artist Residency, Oxfordshire, England
Experimental TV Center Grant

London Photographic Awards

Grant for Photographic Studies, New York 

Yale School of Art Fellowship
Opal Filteau Photography Scholarship
The Stephen Swirling Award for Digital Arts

Yale University, CT
Portland Art Museum, OR
Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes de La Habana, Cuba
The Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, NY
Deutsche Bank, Germany
International Center of Photography, NY
Stanford University, Stanford, CA
Art Omi, NY
Light Work, Syracuse NY
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, New York, NY
DePaul University Museum of Art, Chicago, Il
Friends of Photography, NY
Rose Goldsen Archive, Cornell University
The Richard Massey Foundation for Arts and Sciences, NY
deCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA
Cleveland Clinic Art Program
Fidelity Investments
National Resources Defense Council