Matthew Krishanu

Matthew Krishanu’s recent paintings construct narratives exploring themes from memory, childhood, and art history.

Matthew Krishanu is a painter based in London. He received an MA in Fine Art from Central Saint Martins College in 2009. 

Solo exhibitions include: House of Crows, Matt’s Gallery, London (2019); The Sun Never Sets, Midlands Arts Centre, Birmingham (2019) and Huddersfield Art Gallery (2018); A Murder of Crows, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham (2019); and Corvus, Iniva, London (2019). Group exhibitions include: A Rich Tapestry, Ikon Gallery at Lahore Biennale (2020); New Figurations, Jhaveri Contemporary, Mumbai (2019); Childhood Now, Compton Verney (2019); and The John Moores Painting Prize, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool (2018).

He has works in collections including the Arts Council Collection, Government Art Collection, Huddersfield Art Gallery, Priseman Seabrook Collection, and Jiangsu Art Museum, China.

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