Matthew Benedict was born in 1968 in Rockville, CT. He received his BFA in 1991 from Eugene Lang College, The New School for Social Research in New York, NY. Benedict has been the subject of various solo exhibitions, including Saints, Grey Art Gallery and Study Center at New York University, New York, NY (1993); The Mage's Pantry, Von der Heydt-Kunsthalle, Wuppertal, Germany (2008); and Based On The True Story, Stene Projects, Stockholm, Sweden (2016). He has also participated in numerous group exhibitions, including Hanging by a Thread, The Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY (1997); Open House: Working in Brooklyn, Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY (2004); and Comunidad, Galería Álvaro Álcazar, Madrid, Spain (2022).
Bio updated as of 2023.