Annu Palakunnathu Matthew’s photo-based artwork is a striking blend of still and moving imagery. Her larger work draws on archival photographs to confront the colonial archive and its reverberations in the US and South Asia. Matthew’s exhibitions include the Royal Ontario Museum, sepiaEYE, MFA Boston, MFA Houston, Victoria & Albert Museum, RISD Museum, 2018 Kochi-Muziris Biennale, and the Smithsonian. She has been an artist in residence at Yaddo, Lightwork, and MacDowell. Matthew is a Professor of Art at the University of Rhode Island and is represented by sepiaEYE, NYC.