Matthieu Exposito

France 1981

Installation, Performance Art, Painting, Drawing

Matthieu Exposito
Matthieu Exposito
October 1, 2015
Alias of Jasmina Sevic, a researcher and author for Widewalls. She graduated from the Faculty of Political Science (Department for Journalism) in Belgrade in 2013.

Matthieu Exposito is a French multidisciplinary artist who works in a variety of media including drawing, painting, performance and installation.

Born in 1981 in the Paris area, Exposito developed a love of drawing during his childhood. He began to draw at an early age and continued making drawings and paintings throughout the years leading to his decision to become an artist.

He graduated from École nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts in Nancy, France in 2005. In his artistic practice Exposito depicts scenes of life with felt-tip marker and Posca like in his famous series of work Légendes Urbaines (Urban Legends) and Autour d’un verre (Over a Drink) that he has developed for the past ten years.
Apart from drawing and painting, Exposito makes performances and installations in which he criticizes modern society.

Represented by Galerie Géraldine Banier in Paris, Exposito has participated in over one hundred individual and collective shows throughout France and abroad.

Matthieu Exposito is based in Nancy, France.

All images credits Matthieu Exposito and Galerie Géraldine Banier

YearExhibition TitleMuseum/GallerySolo/Group
2015Pluriels SinguliersGalerie Geraldine Banier, Paris, FranceGroup
2014Butterfly EffectGalerie Geraldine Banier, Paris, FranceGroup
2013The Hug of ExpopaixGalerie Geraldine Banier, Paris, FranceSolo
2013Rose Me TenderGalerie Geraldine Banier, Paris, FranceGroup