EDUCATION

2001 - BFA in Sculpture, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY.

EXHIBITIONS

2009 - "Appetizing Pictures", Guild Gallery II, Hudson Guild Fulton Center, New York, NY.
2009 - "Ephemerality", part 2 of a 2 part exhibit, Schuykill Center for Environmental Education,  
                Philadelphia, PA.

2008 - "Between Worlds", Curious Matter, Jersey City, NJ.
2008 - "Made in New York", Pratt Manhattan CCPS Gallery, New York, NY.
2008 - "The Real pARTy 08", benefit for Real Art Ways, Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT.
2008 - "Slide Slam", Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT.        
2007 - "Broadside Battle", Space 1026, Philadelphia, PA.         
2007 - "Apparition", Curious Matter, Jersey City, NJ.
2007 - "Photography Invitational", Artworks Gallery, Hartford, CT.
2007 - "The Real pARTy 07", benefit for Real Art Ways, Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT.
2007 - "Slide Slam", Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT.
2006 - "Postcards From the Edge", benefit for Visual AIDS,
Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York, NY.
2005 - "Postcards From the Edge", benefit for Visual AIDS, Robert Miller Gallery, New York, NY.
2004 - "Postcards From the Edge", benefit for Visual AIDS, Brent Sikkema Gallery, New York, NY.
2001 - "Senior Sculpture Show", The Rubelle & Norman Schafler Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY.
1999 - "Intermission", Mural in collaboration with Heather Baeder, Facade, Strand Theater, Enfield, CT.
1997 - "Connecticut Scholastic Art Awards", Silpe Gallery, University of Hartford, West Hartford, CT.


PUBLIC INTERVENTIONS
These pieces are placed in the public realm, often without formal permission. They are often very subtle, temporary in nature, and do not always stand out as "art pieces". They originate from a desire to engage
a broader audience beyond the conventional confines of the art world.

2009 - "Seedy City", Le Petit Versailles, New York, NY.
2008 - "Forever Lasts a Day", part 1 of a 2 part exhibit entitled "Ephemerality" at the Schuylkill Center
                for Environmtental Education, Philadelphia, PA.

2007 - "Dispersed Arguments", DUMBO Art Under the Bridge Festival, Brooklyn, NY - Curated by the
               DUMBO Arts Center.           

2006 - "The House Where I Grew Up (Orange) & (Strawberry)", Sculptural Installation, Piers, Red Hook,
               Brooklyn, NY.
2006 - "House of Plenty", Sculptural Installation, Tree, Fort Greene Park, Brooklyn, NY.
2000 - "Follow No Path", Textual Installation, Pathways, Washington Square Park, New York, NY.
2000 - "Sacrifice", Sculptural Installation, Building Cavity, ISC Building, Pratt Institute Campus,
               Brooklyn, NY.
1999 - "Mechanical Parasite", Sculptural Installation, Antiquated Air Circulation Unit, ARC
                Building, Pratt Institute Campus, Brooklyn, NY.


AWARDS

2001 - "Circle Award" for Outstanding Academic Achievement, Pratt Institute.
1997 - "Gold Key Award" and Scholarship to Hartford Art School for Portfolio of Artwork, Connecticut    
              Scholastic Art Awards and the Hartford Art School of the University of Hartford.
1997 - "Gold Key Award" for Drawing, Connecticut Scholastic Art Awards.
1997 - "Visual Arts Award", Connecticut Association of Schools Performing/Visual Arts Awards.


BIBLIOGRAPHY

2009 - Andrea K. Hammer, "Embracing Nature In A Race Against Time", The Bulletin, February 2, 2009.
2009 - Nicole Cannon, "Performance Without Permanence", Star of Manayunk, Roxborough, and East 
               Falls, January 22, 2009.
2009 - Shaun Brady, "You Can't Take It With You", Philadelphia City Paper, January 20, 2009.
2008 - "Between Worlds" - illustrated exhibition catalog, published by Curious Matter.
2007 - "Apparition" - illustrated exhibition catalog, published by Curious Matter.
© Matt Pych 2007