Matthew Carter

Matthew Carter

Auckland, New Zealand

About Matthew Carter

I am represented by Föenander Galleries formerly NKB Gallery in Auckland. I teach classes at Browne School of Art, Auckland. I also exhibit at NorhArt Auckland. I won the Glaister Ennor award in 2009 and was a finalist in the Adam Portraiture Awards in 2009, the COCA Anthony Harper Awards 2010, the Wallace Arts Trust Awards 2010, 2011 and 2015 and the National Contemporary Art Award 2011.

His work explores the spatio-psychology of city spaces.


Master of Art & Design from AUT University, Auckland
BA (Hons) from Cardiff School of Art and Design
Foundation from Exeter College of Art and Design


New Works at Föenander Galleries, Auckland from 22nd August to 10th Sept 2019 with Ramon Robertson and Belinda Griffiths.


'Nature Morte' still life group show at Föenander Galleries. 2019
'Exopolis' joint exhibition with Ramon Robertson at nkb gallery, Mount Eden, Auckland - 2018
'Recent and Not so Recent', NorthArt, Northcote 2017
'White Night', NorthArt gallery, 2017
NKB Gallery, joint exhibition with Freeman White 2016
NKB Gallery, Auckland with Ramon Robertson
The Vivian, Matakana, NZ
Black Asterisk gallery, Auckland
Quidley & Co, Boston, MA, Nov 2012
NorthArt Gallery, Auckland North Shore, 2011
OREXart gallery, Auckland City, November, 2010
Wallace Art Awards finalists, The Pah Homestead, 2010 and 2011
Anthony Harper Awards finalists, COCA, Christchurch May 2010
Masters Graduation Show, St Pauls St Gallery AUT, Auckland, 2009
Glaister Ennor Award Exhibition, OREXart gallery, Auckland, 2009
The Places You’ll Go - The Lake House, Auckland, 2008
Adam Portraiture Award Finals 2008, National Portrait Gallery, Wellington, 2008
Art Auckland 2007, East Auckland Arts Council, 2007
Critical Path - Arthouse Remuera, Auckland, 2007