am very pleased to share that my painting “The Young Architect” has been included in the #93 Eros Gaze publication of Poets Artists Magazine.
Here is a better video walk through of my show a the Oak Park Public Library this summer. It is posted from my YouTube channel. In addition to several interviews I have been collecting art related videos that are quite interesting. Please check it out here.
Here is a video of a brief walk through of my show A Dream Incarnate: Italian Landscapes and Portraits at the Oak Park Public Library. The show runs for the month of July. Please stop by and take a look.
The Dream Incarnate: Italian Landscapes and Portraits is a show of paintings by the artist Matthew James Collins.
Tonight opens the Oak Park Art League’s Artist Member Spring Exhibition. My painting Rhapso will be participating. Please do stop by if you are in the Chicagoland area. For more… Read more OPAL Artist Member Spring Exhibition →
Tonight is the award ceremony and opening of the Modportrait 2016 at the Museo IAACC Pablo Serrano in Zaragoza, Spain. My painting Enchanted (shown above) will receive a Honorable Mention. The show will remain up until the end of July before it moves to the MEAM in Barcelona. A link to a nice article in Spanish about the show can here. Unfortunately, I will not be able to attend the event this evening. I would like to personally thank Jose Enrique Gonzalez, director of Galeria Artelibre, and jury for recognizing my picture. … Read more Opening and Award Ceremony for Modportrait 2016 →
My painting shown above, Enchanted, was awarded an Honorable Mention in the traveling portrait show and competition, ModPortrait 2016. Sponsored by Galerie ArteLibre, the competition/show will first open at the Museo Pablo Serrano in… Read more Honorable Mention at ModPortrait 2016 →
The Michael LaConte Gallery is wonderful, cultivated venue for contemporary art in Chicago. He is my representative in the midwest and deals regularly with national and international clients. A portion of… Read more Available Work at the Michael LaConte Gallery →