Lives and works in Montréal, QC
2020: M.F.A., Studio Arts – Concordia University
2016: B.F.A., Photography (with Great Distinction) – Concordia University
2012: B.Mus., Performance – University of Manitoba
2017: 350 Columbia Street, New Westminster, BC. The Telephone Salesman, Capture Photography Festival 2017.
Selected Solo Exhibitions
2018: Occurrence, Office Space (Les Inélucatables)
Selected Group Exhibitions
2019: Birch Contemporary, Fast Forward
2018: Galerie Leonard & Bina Ellen, Ignition 14 curated by Michèle Theriault and Tammer El-Sheikh
2016: FOFA Gallery / VAV Gallery, 2016 Graduating Students' Exhibition
2016: Galerie POPOP, Tomorrow curated by Marisa Portolese
2016: Centre Skol, Voisins / Neighbours curated by Stéphanie Chabot
2019: Art Gallery of Ontario, Art With Heart 2019
2017: Galerie B-312, Pour L'art
Selected Texts and Publications
2020: Concordia University, online. Kelsey Rolfe, 6 Concordians are longlisted for the 2020 Scotiabank and New Generation Photography Awards.
2019: Concordia University, online. Doug Sweet, Award-winning Concordia photography student explores classic kitsch.
2019: Canadian Art, online. Longlist Announced for New Generation Photo Award.
2018: Concordia University, online. Cecilia Keating, Ignition 14 art show features Jane Austen, roadside restaurants and hanging logs.
2018: Magenta Foundation, online. Fehn Foss, In Conversation with Matthew Brooks.
2017: Magenta Foundation, Flash Forward 2017 Catalogue.
2017: BOOOOOOOM!, online. Jeff Hamada, Photographer Spotlight: Matthew Brooks.
2016: Magenta Magazine, Summer/Fall 2016, online. Bill Clarke, Portfolio: Matthew Brooks.
2016: Splash and Grab Magazine, Issue 3, pg. 92. The Overlook, Looked Over.
2016: Lenscratch, online. Aline Smithson, Lenscratch Student Prize Honourable Mention: Matthew Brooks.
2016: Panoram Italia Montréal, vol. 11 no. 3, pg. 26-27. Loretta Di Vita, Living In Time Capsules.
2016: Ain't Bad Magazine, online. Carson Sanders, Matthew Brooks: Office Space.
2016: It's Nice That, online. Rebecca Fulleylove, Matthew Brooks’ stylised office spaces...
2016: Centre Skol, text commissioned for the exhibition Voisins/Neighbours. Nathalie Bachand, The other...
2016: PhotoEd Magazine, Fall 2015 issue, pg. 57. Ones to Watch.
2015: It's Nice That, online. Rebecca Fulleylove, Matthew Brooks documents the eerie homes...
2015: Huffington Post Italy, online. Arianna Catania, "Italian Homes" di Matthew Brooks...
2015: Ain't Bad Magazine, online. Kory Jean Kingsley, Matthew Brooks: Italian Homes.
2015: FotoRoom, online. Graziano Ferri, Italian Homes - #FotoFirst.
Research & Professional Experience
2020: Benoit Aquin, Post-Production Assistant
2020: Geneviève Cadieux, Post-Production Assistant
2019: Raymonde April, Post-Production Assistant
2019: Jessica Auer, Post-Production Assistant
2018: Jessica Eaton, Documentation Assistant
2017: Althea Thauberger, Production Assistant
2017: Yolanda del Amo, Post-Production Assistant
2017: Leisure (Meredith Carruthers & Susannah Wesley), Post-Production Assistant
2016: David K. Ross, Post-Production Manager
2016: Tema Stauffer, Post-Production Manager
2016: Clara Gutsche, Research Assistant, Post-Production Manager
2015: Jeanie Riddle, Production & Post-Production Manager
2015: Adad Hannah, Post-Production Manager
2015: Marisa Portolese, Research Assistant & Post-Production Manager
2021-22: Concordia University, Artist-in-Residence, Studio Arts – Photography
2021: Concordia University, Drum scanning workshop, Advanced Workshop in Photography (PHOT400/A)
2021: Concordia University, Drum scanning workshop, Photographic Vision II (PHOT300/A)
2020: Emily Carr University of Art + Design, Artist talk, Photography Essentials (PHOT201)
2020: Concordia University, Artist talk and 8x10 workshop, Large Format II (PHOT312/A)
2020: Concordia University, Digital methods workshop, Photographic Vision II (PHOT300/B)
2019: Concordia University, Studio visit and Q&A, Foundations in Photographic Vision (PHOT210)
2019: Concordia University, Digital methods workshop, Photographic Vision II (PHOT300/B)
2019: Concordia University, Digital methods workshop, Advanced Workshop in Photography (PHOT400/B)
2019: Concordia University, Drum scanning workshop, Photographic Vision II (PHOT300/B)
2019: Concordia University, Digital methods workshop, Advanced Workshop in Photography (PHOT400/A)
2019: Concordia University, Digital methods workshop, Photographic Vision II (PHOT300/A)
2018: Concordia University, Artist talk and 4x5 workshop, Large Format I (PHOT311/B)
2018-19: Concordia University, Instructor, Foundations in Photographic Vision (PHOT210/AA)
2017-18: Concordia University, Teaching assistant, The Exhibition (PHOT499/A)
2017: Concordia University, Teaching assistant, Large Format Photography II (PHOT312/A)
2017: Champlain College, Artist talk, Storytelling and Behind The Camera classes
Grants, Honors & Awards
2020: Scotiabank New Generation Photography Award (longlist)
2019: Scotiabank New Generation Photography Award (longlist)
2018: FRQSC Master’s Research Scholarship
2017: Roloff Beny Foundation Fellowship in Photography
2017: SSHRC Joseph-Armand Bombardier CGS Master’s Scholarship
2017: Lande Award in Photography
2017: Magenta Foundation Flash Forward 2017
2016: Lenscratch Student Prize 2016 - Honourable Mention
2016: TD Insurance Meloche Monnex Scholarship
2015: Sir George Williams Scholarship
2014: Campaign for the New Millennium Bursary
2013: Michael Farhat Memorial Award
2011: Manitoba Arts Council Bursary
2010: University of Manitoba President's Scholar
2010: Marcel A. Desautels Fund Award
2010: Queen Elizabeth II Scholarship
Capital One collection