Matthew Constant

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Telephone: (515) 231-4457

Email: matthewconstant96@gmail.com

Website: matthewconstantart.com

Education

Carnegie Mellon University School of Fine Art (Expected Graduation: May 2018)

Ames Senior High School (May 2014)

Solo Exhibitions

2018 -Cicadas, Late Space, Pittsburgh PA

2017 -Portraits Over Your Shoulder, Carnegie Mellon University School of Fine Art Foyer, Pittsburgh PA

2016 -Short Collection, Carnegie Mellon University School of Fine Art Foyer, Pittsburgh PA

         -The Wide Skies Everywhere, Ellis Gallery, Pittsburgh PA

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018 -Dot Gov, Miller Gallery, Pittsburgh PA

-Ephemera, Future Tenants, Pittsburgh PA

2017 -For, Fore, Four, Future Tenants, Pittsburgh PA

         -Primary Lotus, The Flower Shop, Pittsburgh PA

2016 -God Sees Dog, Frame Gallery, Pittsburgh PA

         -Entropy, Frame Gallery, Pittsburgh PA

Grants, Awards, Residencies

2018 -Studios at Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art Residency, Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art

2017 -School of Art Interdisciplinary Award, Carnegie Mellon University

2016 -Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship, Carnegie Mellon University

         -John L. Porter Sophomore Award, Carnegie Mellon University

2014 -All State Art 1st Place Recipient, Art Educators of Iowa

         -Belin-Blank Gold Key Recipient, Iowa Regional Scholastic Art and Writing Awards

         -CIML Art Show Blue Ribbon Recipient, Central Iowa Metropolitan League

Work Experience

Artist Assistant - Rachel Mica Weiss (2018)

Artist Assistant - Terry Boyd Studios (2018- current)

Printer - Clockwise Inc. (2018)

Facilities and Management Assistant - Carnegie Mellon (2016 - 2018)

Restoration Crew Member - Carnegie Mellon University (2016 - 2017)

Drawing Instructor - Octagon Center for the Arts (2015)

Freelance Portraiture and Illustration - (2014 - current)

Skills

Digital Media - Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere Pro, After Effects

Drawing/2D Media- graphite, ink, charcoal, pastel, collage, screen printing, monoprinting, etching

Painting - oil, acrylic, watercolor

Sculpture/3D Media- plaster and wax casting, welding, practical woodworking, installation