North Johnstone River #1, 2013
Melbourne-based artist working primarily with photography, 16mm film and video
Matthew Stanton is a Melbourne-based artist working primarily with photography, 16mm film and video.
Stanton has exhibited throughout Australia , conducting his first solo exhibition Deep North , Wallflower Photomedia Gallery (2015), followed by his second solo exhibition (2016), Conversation Piec, MARS Gallery.
Stanton’s work has been included in group exhibitions in Australia and Internationally. He participated in the inaugural Bristol Biennial, United Kingdom (2012) and 37° Sur a 19° Norte: Fotografía contemporánea de Australia, Mexico (2015).
Stanton was a finalist in the National Photographic Portrait Prize (2007), the Perth Centre for Photography IRIS Award (2018) and CLIP Award (2019).
His works are held in various public and private collections, including the Museo de la Ciudad de Cuernavaca, Mexico and Geelong Gallery, Victoria.