Matthew Connell's creative practice ranges from building collections of unique and resonant artefacts to creating innovative exhibitions that transform public museum experience. The exhibition 'Out of Hand' which he curated, exemplified his commitment to bridging disciplines in its exploration of the interplay between materials, technologies and processes through the work of outstanding practitioners connected across time and place. Reflective practice for Matthew is an evolving process of exploration and experimentation. as he says: Reflective practice is helped by time.
Matthew Connell: https://maas.museum/inside-the-collection/2016/09/21/an-interview-with-matthew-connell-curator-of-out-of-hand-materialising-the-digital-exhibition/
As he explains in his interview, collaboration for him implies listening and learning from each other.
The interview (pdf file)