Mateus Domingos Artist CV

Mateus Domingos is an artist/writer based in Leicester, UK. He was a founding member and co-director of Leicester's artist run gallery and studio space, Two Queens. He is a member of Phoenix Interact Labs and runs the publishing project Bruise.

He is interested in text, narrative and the use of new digital spaces. His work has included games, 3d printing, fictional alphabets, maps and filmmaking.

In 2012 he represented the United Kingdom in Maribor, the European Capital of Culture and World Event Young Artist. Recent exhibitions include: Two Queens, Leicester; Phoenix & De Montfort University, Leicester and Modern Painters, New Decorators, Loughborough.

In parallel with his artistic practice, he is a producer for the digital arts programme at Phoenix, Leicester. He works on artist development opportunities and hosts a series of meetups exploring digital arts practices.

He collaborates with Sweden-based Nathan Bissette under the moniker, Dead Hand, to produce sound, music and broadcasts. Recently they have released a book of scores and started producing an experimental podcast.

He holds a BA in Fine Art from Loughborough University.

Education
2009-2012 BA (First Class Hons) Fine Art, Loughborough University, Loughborough, UK

Exhibitions/Screenings/Performance/Publications

2020

Grow, MAKER ART, New Art Fest, Lisbon (interactive text)

Tilting, MmATT, Leicester University (text, 3d)

2019

Facsimile, Open 30, New Walk Museum (ceramic)

Meander 1, Interact ‘19, LCB Depot (ASCII print)

Dead Hand, She Makes Music For The Age of Machines, Modern Painters, New Decorators, Loughborough, UK (textile, sound, book)

Map, Two Queens Member Show, Leicester, UK                (print)

2018

Meditions, Dead Hand        (publication)

Mantra, Phoenix, DMU        (sculpture, website, prints)

Sleeper, Giant, Modern Painters, New Decorators, Loughborough, UK        (text, publication)

Mantra, Two Queens Member Show, Leicester, UK                (print)

2017
Dead Hand Play Book         (publication)
Dungeon Mountain         (boardgame)

2015
How We Sound, Phoenix & ICA Touring, Leicester, UK         (installation)
Telephone, Satellite Collective, NYC         (web)
Hidden Stories, Cuttlefish/Phoenix/Leicester Uni, Leicester, UK        (publication, app)

2014
Fleeting Hauntologies, Unit1a, Leicester, UK        (text, installation)

2013
LAN Party, Vanilla Galleries, Two Queens, Leicester, UK        (game)
Subtitles w/Vanilla Galleries at Tethervision, Made For TV, Nottingham, UK        (intervention)
Untitled, Out Of This World Part II, Syson Gallery, Nottingham, UK                (film)
Titles, Member’s Show, Two Queens, Leicester, UK        (text/installation)
Walker, Expanse, LPAC, Lincoln, UK        (film)

2012
Walker, Nottingham Castle Open, Nottingham, UK        (film)
LAN Party, LAN Party BETA, Vanilla Galleries, Two Queens, Leicester, UK        (game)
Nighthawks w/ Stage, World Event Young Artists, Backlit Gallery, Nottingham, UK        (text/installation)
Fall (Number 4) Culture Cloud, New Art Exchange, Nottingham, UK        (photograph)
Nighthawks, Cultural Embassies, Maribor 2012 European Capital of Culture Vetrinj Mansion, Maribor, Slovenia        (text/readings)
Installation For A Degree Show, Fine Art Degree Show, Loughborough University, Loughborough, UK (paintings, stage, text)
Radio Guernica, The News, Vanilla Galleries, Two Queens, Leicester, UK                (performance)
Sens, Palinopsia, Edinburgh, UK        (film)
Water, Splash Waterfalls, Vanilla Galleries, Two Queens, Leicester, UK        (sound pieces)
About Already There, Think Tank: Flash Journal, Nottingham, UK                (hyperessay)
Object Theatre, Radar Arts, Loughborough University, Loughborough, UK        (essay)
Graphic’s Number 1 & 2 Issue Two, Market, Pigeon, Brighton, UK        (illustration)


2011
Nighthawks (reading) Radar Arts Social, Radar Arts, Loughborough University, Loughborough, UK
The Doldrums (film) Barefoot Festival, Loughborough, UK
Painting Number 2 (painting) Traverse, Hopkinson Gallery, Nottingham, UK

Art School Summer, Art Isn’t Dead Issue One, Studio, Pigeon, Brighton, UK (essays)

2010
Untitled, Tidy, Vanilla Galleries, Malcolm Arcade, Leicester, UK        (film)
City Story, Old Man, Bang, Vanilla Galleries, Malcolm Arcade, Leicester, UK        (film)

sTWOries, Zenith! Magazine, Leicester, UK        (essay)

Staged, Loughborough University, Loughborough, UK        (performance art event)
ReMemory, Radar Arts, Loughborough University, Loughborough, UK        (film exhibition)

2009
Wall Bang! Film Festival, Nottingham, UK        (film)
Untitled Criterion Film Festival, Criterion, Leicester, UK        (film)