Artist, designer, director, founder of Universal Everything

1975
Born in UK

1991 – 1993
Portsmouth College of Art — Technical Illustration

1993 – 1996
Croydon College of Art — Graphic Design

1996 – 2004
The Designers Republic — Designer / Director

2004 – Now
Universal Everything — Founder / Creative Director
Matt Pyke Studio — Artist / Designer / Director

 


 

Solo Exhibitions

2016

Anthropologies
SIA Gallery, Sheffield

 

2015

Living Mural
Sydney Opera House, Sydney

 

2014

Recent Works
The Hospital Club, London

 

2013

Universal Everything & You: Drawing in Motion
Media Space, London

 

2011

Art HK 2011
Deutsche Bank Gallery, Art HK Hong Kong

Matt Pyke & Friends: Super-Computer-Romantics
Curated by Charlotte Leouzon and Jerome Delormas
La Gaîté Lyrique, Paris

 

2009

Designing Seeds
SIAD Gallery, Sheffield

Forever
Curated by Louise Shannon
V&A Museum, London

 

2006

For Everyone, Forever
Grafill Gallery, Oslo

 

2005

For Everyone, Forever
Maxalot Gallery, Barcelona

 


 

Group Exhibitions

2016

Ars Electronica: Art & Science
DIG, Kosice, Slovenia

Futurecade
Millennium Galleries, Sheffield

Curtain Call
Roundhouse, London
SIFA (Singapore Arts Festival), Singapore

D’Days: Festival of Design
BOON, Paris

Things to Come
Museum of Art, Petach Tikva

2015

Ars Electronica: Post City
Linz, Austria

Peace Minus One
Seoul Museum of Modern Art, Korea

D’Days: Festival of Design
Musée Des Arts Décoratifs, Paris

2014

Digital Revolution
Barbican, London

2012

3D Print Show
The Brewery, London

Decode – Digital Design Sensations
Design Museum, Holon, Israel

Carre Amelot Espace Culturel
La Rochelle, France

Art Rock
Côtes D’Armor, France

2011

One Room, Three Global Names
with Sir Terence Conran and Kate MccGwire
Front Room Gallery, St Martins Lane Hotel, London

Creative Future
Curated by Onedotzero
CMOD Digital Arts Museum, Beijing, China

Decode – Digital Design Sensations
Garage Centre for Contemporary Culture, Moscow, Russia

2010

Decode – Digital Design Sensations
Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China

Yota Space Digital Arts Festival
Yota Space, St Petersburg, Russia

2009

Decode – Digital Design Sensations
V&A Museum, London

2008

Design and the Elastic Mind
Curated by Paolo Antonelli
Museum of Modern Art, New York

2007

Peacocks Amongst The Ruins
Curated by Timorous Beasties
Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee, Scotland

2006

Todays Art
Curated by Maxalot Gallery
Public space, The Hague

Transvision
Curated by onedotzero
V&A Museum, London

UK Jack OK!
Collette, Paris
Dover Street Market, London
Isetan, Tokyo

 


 

Collections

Borusan Contemporary, Istanbul

Supreme Believers (2011)
Communion (2011)
1000 Hands (2013)
Screens Of The Future, 1–4 (2016)

 


 

Awards

2016

Fast Company Design Awards

 

2014

Prix Ars Electronica — Walking City
The Hospital Club — Top 100 Creatives

 

2013

Red Dot Design Award — Hyundai Vision Hall
IF Design Award — Hyundai Vision Hall

 

2007

The Guardian Top 50 Designers

 


 

Selected Studio Documentaries

2012
The Creators Project

2011
Crane.tv

2006
Apple

 


 

Selected Publications

2016

Domus Magazine — Interview
Elephant Magazine — Interview

 

2014

Protein Magazine — Cover Feature

 

2011

It’s Nice That Issue 5 — Interview

 


 

Selected Press

2016

Wired
Fast Company
Dazed

 

2015

Fast Company
Fast Company
It’s Nice That
CNN
BBC

 

2014

BBC
The Verge
Dezeen
LA Times
Vice
The Guardian

 

2013

Forbes
Wired
BBC

 

2012

Fast Company

 

2011

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