MATTHEW BAX b.1974 Adelaide, Australia Works and lives in Melbourne. Current:    Masters of Contemporary Art, Victorian College of Arts,     University of Melbourne, Australia 2011    Masters of Fine Art, LASALLE College of Arts, Singapore 1994    Bachelor of Commerce Degree, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia SOLO EXHIBITIONS 2013 Please LIKE me, Anna Pappas Gallery, Melbourne, Australia 2012 Pretty Little Stupid Pretty Pictures, Anna Pappas Gallery, Melbourne, Australia 2010 Is Text Cheating? Fost Gallery, Singapore, God's Away on Business, ICAS Galleries, LASALLE College of Arts, Singapore 2009 My Life as an Open Book, Fost Gallery, Singapore 2007 This Little Piggy Went to Market, Anna Pappas Gallery, Melbourne, Australia 2006 Tiles, Anna Pappas Gallery Melbourne, Australia 2005 Waiting for Something to Happen, Anna Pappas Gallery, Melbourne, Australia 2003 Un-Titled, Dickerson Gallery, Melbourne, Australia Madrid Wall Studies, Marquardt Ausstellungen, München, Germany 2002 Sec. 101c, Marquardt Ausstellungen, München, Germany 2001 Rolltreppe, NEU Ausstellungsraum, Hamburg, Germany España, Cornelia von Wagenheim, Frankfurt, Germany 2000 Recent Paintings, Marquardt Ausstellungen, München, Germany 1999 Subway Marquardt Ausstellungen, München, Germany GROUP EXHIBITIONS 2016 What Can we All Agree on? Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne 2015 Art Stage Singapore, Curated by Paul Greenaway, Australian Video Pavilion, Singapore 2011 11 Show, Curated by Charles Mereweather  ICAS Galleries, LASALLE College of Arts, Singapore, Trappole, Curated by  Daniela, Art Trove, Singapore Object, Curated by Ian Woo, Praxis Space, LASALLE College of Arts, Singapore 2009 Past Perfect, Fost Gallery, Singapore North – South, Gasworks, Melbourne, Australia 2008 1x1,Fost Gallery, Singapore, Singapore, Australia 2007 Southside Arts Project, Treasury, Melbourne, Australia 2006 Melbourne Art Fair - Anna Pappas Gallery Melbourne, Australia 2005 Discovery, Gasworks, Melbourne, Australia 2001 Weis, Marquardt Ausstellungen, München, Germany 1999 Mut Zur Farbe - Gelb, Marquardt Ausstellungen, München Germany Mut Zur Farbe - Rot, Marquardt Ausstellungen, München Germany Mut Zur Farbe - Blau, Marquardt Ausstellungen, München Germany BIBLIOGRAPHY Please LIKE Me, 2013, Anna Pappas Gallery Pretty Little Stupid Pictures, Anna Pappas Gallery, 2012, My Life is an open Book, Fost Gallery, 2011 SELECTED PRESS Nulens, Forence, “Alone Review” Broadsheet [Australia], 18 February 2015 Channel 31 Arts Program “Pretty Little Stupid Review” [Australia] 16 June 2012 Stegemann, Luke “A Cool Uncool: The Joys of Painting Domesticity”, The Melbourne Review [Australia], 14 June 2012 Triple R FM Radio Interview “Pretty Little Stupid Pictures” [Australia], 2 June 2012 Kale, Nehla “Pretty Little Stupid Pictures Review” Broadsheet [Australia] 30 May 2012 Dimasi,Rita “Pretty Little Stupid Pictures Review”, Artshub [Australia], 13 Feb 2012 Dalang, Tok, “Interview”, Luxury Travel Stories, 7 September 2011 “TRAPPOLE – Snared by a Wiley Curator”, ArtVocate [Singapore], 17 November 2010 Tan, Lisa-Marie, “Fine art of Mixing”, The Edge Singapore [Singapore], 26 April 2010 Loh, Larry, “Is Text Cheating? Review”, www.CNNGo.com, New York, [USA] 06 April 2010 Leong, Stanley & Ho, Pamela, “Is Text Cheating? Review”, Living Room, 938LIVE Radio, 06 April 2010 Asril, Celine, “Is Text Cheating? Review”, TimeOut [Singapore], 05 April, 2010 Jufri, Zaki, “Is Text Cheating? Review”, I-S Magazine, [Singapore], 05 April 2010 Tan, Lisa Marie, “Is Text Cheating? Review”, Edge [Singapore], 05 April 2010 Lum, Magdalene, “Is Text Cheating? Review”, The Straits Times [Singapore], 01 April 2010 Cheong, Judy, “Is Text Cheating? Review”, Designaré, [Singapore], 01 April 2010 Robert, Lorraine, “Is Text Cheating? Review”, Singapore Tatler, [Singapore], 01 April 2010 Tan, Lauren, “Is Text Cheating? Review”, Prestige [Singapore], 01 April 2010 Ye, Jacqueline, “Is Text Cheating? Review”, Quintessentially [Singapore], 01 April 2010 Chen, Min, “Is Text Cheating? Review”, Juice [Singapore], 01 April 2010 Yeo, Christa, “The man with two aprons”, The Straits Times Life! [Singapore], 22 March 2010 Jufri, Zaki, “Scene stealer – required reading”, I-S Magazine, [Singapore], 24 April 2009 Natasya Abdul Aziz, Ferina “My life is an open book Review”, Arts Beat [Singapore], 23 April 2009 Reyes, Kate, “ My life is an open book Review” Lush Radio [Singapore], 17 April 2009 Eu, Geoffrey “Working with Art”, The Business Times [Singapore], 10 April 2009 Low, Fiona, “My life is an open book Review” The Straits Times [Singapore], 22 February 2009 De Rozario, Tania, “1x1x1 – Review”, Timeout [Singapore], 15 November 2008 Pearce, Grant “Artful Dodgers”, Art, GQ Magazine [Australia], Autumn 2007 Palmer, Sheridan, “A Bilateral Affair”, Australian Art Review [Australia], March-June 2007 Bezar, Kate, Dumbo feather, pass it on [Australia], 01 February 2007 Backhouse, Megan, “Tiles Review”, The Age [Australia], 10 March 2006 Gruber, Fiona, “Tiles Review”, The Arts Show, PBS Radio [Australia], 19 February 2006 Warren, Alex, “Starters”, Inside Out [Australia], 01 May 2006 SELECTED PRESS CONT. Hegart, Khalil, “Bax to the wall”, Melbourne Magazine [Australia], 06 March 2005 Bellamy, Lisa, “Bax to Future Arts”,The Review, The Age [Australia], 19 February 2005 Kafcalodues, Phil, “Waiting for Something to Happen Review”, ABC Radio, [Australia], 11 February 2005 Backhouse, Megan, “Waiting for Something to Happen Review ”, Around the Galleries, The Age [Australia], 26 February 2005 “If You Do one Thing Today : “Waiting for Something to Happen Review”, The Age [Australia], 23 February 2005 The Arts Show, “Waiting for Something to Happen Review”, Triple RRR Radio [Australia], 16 February 2005 “Waiting for Something to Happen Review”, Joy FM Radio, [Australia], 20 February 2005 Gruber, Fiona, “Waiting for Something to Happen Review”, The Arts Show, PBS Radio [Australia], 14 February 2005 “Rolletreppe – Review”, Szene [Germany], 01 April 2001