Background

Matthew Conduit studied at Mansfield College of Arts and then completed a BA Hons Fine Art at Sheffield Polytechnic in 1981. Thereafter, he has exhibited in various solo and group exhibitions. Matthew was Director of the Untitled Gallery and relocated it from a Sheffield suburb to the gallery's current location in the city centre in 1988 (now Site Gallery). During this time he also ran a workshop programme, was a visiting lecturer at various colleges and helped deliver workshops with Paul Hill at the Photographers Place in Derbyshire. He then worked for over 10 years developing the Cultural Industries Quarter, Workstation cultural workspace & Showroom Cinema complex in Sheffield, before returning to producing his own work from around 2004.


Matthew founded the Creative Industry Partnerships consultancy, advising on cultural projects and developments all over the UK. As a consultant he has worked with Heeley Development Trust in Sheffield for many years to redevelop and manage a derelict, Grade ll listed Victorian school, Ann's Grove, Sum Studios, which opened its first building in 2013, where the Untitled Print Studio is now based. (Sum Studios)


For further information about Matthew and his own work see www.matthewconduit.com