Matthew Burdis

Filmmaker / Director

  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom



  • Film
  • Fine Art
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Adobe Premier Pro
  • Programme Direction

Work history


Filmmaker & Director

Institute of Contemporary Arts

Jun 2015
  • I have recently written and directed a short film as part of the Channel 4 programme Random Acts, in partnership and produced by the Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA). The film will be screened at the ICA next year with the potential of being broadcast on television.


The Chelsea Film Forum Director

Chelsea College of Art and Design

Sep 2015 - Nov 2015
  • I have recently been invited to set up and run the Chelsea Film Forum at Chelsea College of Art, which consists of fortnightly screenings and discussions between students and artists / filmmakers who are invited to attend.


Projects Assistant

Circa Projects

Aug 2011 - Jul 2013
  • Before moving to London from Newcastle, I volunteered over a period of two years with CIRCA Projects, a non-profits moving image based arts organisation where I held the position of Projects Assistant. This entailed invigilating, research and front of house duties, as well as the installation and maintenance of notable shows such as The Jarman Award 2012.


Install Team Member

Saatchi Gallery

Apr 2013 - Apr 2013
  • I worked on the installation and take down of the COLLECT Art Fair



BA(Hons) Fine

Chelsea College of Art and Design

Aug 2012 - May 2015
  • Fine Art, Film, Sculpture


Erasmus Exchange

Weißensee Kunsthochschule, Berlin

Mar 2015 - Aug 2014
  • Sculpture


Art and Design Foundation

University of Sunderland

Jul 2011 - Apr 2012
  • Art and Design