MATT HELD

www.heldstudios.com

 

 

Solo Shows:

2013 Mad Dooley Gallery, Beacon, NY

2010 Galerie Myra, Vence, France

2010 Current Gallery at Edelman, New York, NY

2009 Denise Bibro Fine Art Platform Project Space, New York, NY

2006 Optic Nerve Arts, Portland OR
2001 Chrissa's Wine Bar & Gallery, Seattle, WA

 

Group Shows:

2014 The Drawing Show, Mad Dooley Gallery, Beacon, NY

2012 Where Is My Jetpack?, Cyber NY, New York, NY

2011 Current Gallery at Edelman, Social Media Week, New York, NY

2010/2011 SUNY All artists, Albany, NY

2010 Art Director’s Club, New York, NY

2010 Tompkins Projects, Brooklyn, NY

2009-2010 East Pleasant Pictures, New York, NY
2009 Status Update, Haskins Lab, Yale U, New Haven, CT
2006 NurtureArt, CUE Gallery, New York NY
2005 Night of a Thousand Drawings, Artist Space, New York NY
2005 Art Revolutionaries, San Fransisco, CA
2005 ArtCare 2005, Harborview Medical Center
2003 Night of a Thousand Drawings, Artist Space, New York, NY
2002 The Night Tacoma Danced, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA
2001 Jumpers Scott Stamnes Fund Benefit, Consolidated Works, Seattle, WA
1999 Art Detour Studio Tour, Seattle, WA
1999 Dent Collective Group Exhibition, Seattle, WA
1998 Compound Group exhibition, Solvent, Seattle, WA
1998 Shoes as Muse, Pratt Fine Art Center, Seattle, WA
1997 Phillip J. Steele Gallery, Denver, CO
1997 IOTA Annual exhibition, Denver, CO
1996 IOTA Annual exhibition, Denver, CO

 

Art Fairs:

2010 ArteMonaco, Monaco

 

Grant and Awards:

2010 Brooklyn Arts Council/New York Dept. of Cultural Affairs ReGrant program

2005 People's Choice Award, ArtCare 2005, Harborview Medical Ctr, Seattle, WA
1997 Silver Medal in Painting, Phillip J. Steele Gallery, Denver, CO

 

Residencies:

Gallery Myra, Vence France, April 2010

 

Publications:
ArtNews, Barbara Pollock, June 2011

FlavorPill, Caroline Stanley, April 2010

ArtKrush, Caroline Stanley, April 2010

NY1, Stephanie Simon, August 27, 2009

CNN, John D. Sutter, August 27, 2009

WIRED Magazine, August 2009

Poets and Artists (O&S) 2.5, August 2009

New York Times Regional, Jan Ellen Spiegel, July 2, 2009

Myself Magazine, a Conde Nast Publication, June 2009

Rondo, derStandard, February 27, 2009

The Daily News, Christina Boyle, February 24, 2009

New York Observer, Gillian Reagan, February 23, 2009

New York Magazine, Approval Matrix, February 16, 2009

 

Arts Blog:
Carnegie Mellon, Technology in the Arts, March 18, 2009

Two Coats of Paint, January 28, 2009

Hrag Vartanian, February 19, 2009

Art Fag City, February 4, 2009

NewCurator, February 3, 2009
Modern Art Notes, February 3, 2009

Reviews:
Examiner New York, Harry Swartz-Turfle, September 30, 2009

New Haven Independent, Allen Appel, May 15, 2009

 

Film:
Windsor & Newton Featured Artist, December/January, 2010

Radar/WBP Labs - Radar Nine Matt Held Facebook Portraits, May 2009

 

Speaking Engagements:
ArtsTech, Social Media Week, February 2011

Brooklyn Art Museum, 1stFans guest speaker, March 2009
Panelist - Big Love: Artists and Social Networking, Yale U., May 2009

Savannah College of Art & Design, Guest Lecturer, October 2009

 

Public Collections:
Harborview Medical Center, Permanent Collection

Private Collections:

Angie Sigg, CO

Jacques Putzeys, France

Bridgette Putzeys, France

Sara Watson, MA

Evelyn Moore, MN

Phil Ruben and Joette Katz, CT

Barbara and Sandro Ferri, Germany

Peter Downes, NY

 

Education:
SUNY Empire State College, New York, NY, BA Visual Art, 2011

Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design, Denver, CO BFA Studies 1997