matt@matthewwhitney.com

walking lines, documenting paths

CV

Education:

2012 MFA, Vermont College of Fine Arts, Montpelier, Vermont.
2000 BA, Whitworth University, Spokane, Washington.

Select Solo and Group Exhibitions:

2017
Contemplative Geographies (solo exhibit), Trinity Western University, Langley, British Columbia.
Works on Paper (group exhibit juried by Jane Panetta, Whitney Museum of Art), Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts and Sciences, Long Beach Township, NJ.
Making (group exhibition, selection of “Clairvoyance” map drawing, juried by Devon Tsuno), Duke and Heritage Art Galleries, Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA.
Performance of Place (group exhibition, “Clairvoyance” map drawing), Shoreline City Hall Gallery, Shoreline, WA.
Responding to Violence and the Gun (group exhibtion of WARZONE drawings), Sojourn Arts Gallery, Louisville, KT.
Search for Meaning (juried selection of Movement in Kind drawing), Fine Arts Building, Seattle University.

2016
Between Two Lines, (juried selection of several map drawings), (SCENE) Metrospace, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.

2015
Movement in Kind (solo exhibition of works), Mainframe Shop, Seattle, WA.
Feelers, BCA Drawing 2015 (group exhibit juried by Susan Metrician), Boston Center for the Arts, October 2015.
Gallery4Culture, (solo exhibition of works), upcoming October 2015, Seattle, WA.
Fireside Gallery, Mt. Hood Community College, (solo exhibition of works), Gresham, OR.
415 Westlake (solo exhibition of works), Seattle, WA.

2014
Said Clairvoyance (group exhibit with Scott Kolbo and Tomoko Suzuki-Meyer), Mainframe Art Gallery, Seattle, WA.
Unmarked Crosswalk (solo exhibit of works and public lecture), Argue Health and Science Center, Northwest University, Kirkland, WA.

2013
“First” 1-minute Online Video Exhibit, (juried selection of “New Direction” video), Hunger Mountain Magazine, Montpelier, VT.
Fuller Seminary Northwest, (solo exhibition of works), Seattle, WA.

2012
Language and the City, (juried selection of “Clairvoyance” map drawing), Studio Couture Detroit, Detroit, MI (juried)

2011
Matter and Spirit, (juried selection of “Sidewalk” painting and video installation), curated by Patty Wickman, Biola University, Los Angeles.

2010
27th Juried Open Exhibit, (juried selection of “Estrangement” drawing), Visual Arts Alliance, 27th Juried Open Exhibit, curated by Kevin Carter, Houston, TX.

2009
The Vancouver Project II, (inclusion of painted sculptures in group exhibit), Lookout Gallery, Regent College, Vancouver, British Columbia.
CULTURE? (juried selection of “Blue in a Happy Way” painting), curated by Daniell A. Siedell, Bethel University, Minneapolis, MN.

2008
The Vancouver Project II, (inclusion of three paintings in group exhibit), Lookout Gallery, Regent College, Vancouver, British Columbia.
The Sleep of Faith, (solo exhibition of new paintings), Marni Muir Gallery, Seattle, WA.
Orange Splot Gallery (solo exhibition of paintings), Orange Splot Gallery, Seattle, WA.

2007
Art Kudos International Juried Art Competition & Exhibition, (web-based online juried exhibit).
Live Nude Goats Collaborative (group exhibit), Studio G, Tashiro-Kaplan Building, Seattle, WA.
BASECAMP: 14th Annual Juried Art Exhibit (juried selection of painting), curated by Suzanne Beal, Enumclaw, WA.
16th Annual Juried Art Exhibit (juried selection of painting), Arts Council of Snohomish County, Everett, WA.

2006
LIGHT National Exhibition (juried selection of painting), curated by Afif Gallery, White Plains, NY.
Mukilteo Lighthouse Festival (juried selection of painting), Mukilteo, WA.
Whitworth College Alumni Exhibit (juried selection of painting), Spokane, WA.
Live Nude Goats Collaborative (group exhibit), Gallery 1412, Seattle, WA.

 

Publications:

2017
EXPANDED – Contemporary Drawing Practices, January 8, 2017, web.
Presence Journal Internation (cover art reproduction of Distance painting), Winter 2017, print.

2016
SEEN Journal (article, The Movement of Space, along with multiple images), Summer 2016, print.

2015
The Stranger (recommendation of ‘Movement in Kind’ exhibit by The Stranger Things to Do on Slog), December 15, 2015, web.
The Stranger (recommendation of ‘A Line Amongst Other Lines’ exhibit by Jen Graves on Slog), October 1, 2015, web.
Arcade Northwest (recommendation of ‘A Line Amongst Other Lines’ exhibit), October 1, 2015, web.

2014
Conspire Magazine (reproduction of several paintings), Fall 2014, print.

2013
Institute for Theology and Northwest Culture C&C Journal (essay and artwork), web.

2012
Presence Journal International (reproduction of “Clairvoyance” drawing), Fall 2012, print.

2011
Seattle Times, “Life’s Struggles Shown in Art at Seattle’s Union Gospel Mission,” February 2011, print and online.