Manuel Mathieu received his BFA from Université du Québec à Montréal and his MFA from Goldsmiths, University of London. Mathieu was an artist in residence at Akademie Schloss Solitude, Stuttgart (2019-20), and the Pamela Joyner and Alfred J. Giuffrida residency program, Sonoma CA (2019). Recent solo exhibitions have been held at Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (2020); HDM Gallery, Beijing (2019) and The Armory Show, New York (2018). He has participated in numerous group exhibitions held in Canada, USA and Europe. Mathieu was one of the artists recognized by the 2020 Sobey Art Award.