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about:

Trek Matthews is a painter and designer from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. His personal work focuses on creating spaces and forms as travelogue, by using letterforms and architectural reference collected between destinations. He is currently based in Chicago, Illinois, USA.

selected features

Sight Unseen, Urban Outfitters Blog, Odd Pears, Thisispaper, gooood.hk, Slate, Vandalog, Complex

public collections

High Museum of Art :: Atlanta, GA

selected shows:

Artmossphere 2016 :: Biennial :: September 2016
Manege :: Moscow, Russia

Sprawl :: Group :: July 2015
High Museum of Art :: Atlanta, GA

Living Walls Conference :: Group :: August 2014
The Goat Farm :: Atlanta, GA

Forward, Warrior :: Group :: June 2014
ABV Gallery :: Atlanta, GA

BFA Senior Exhibition :: May 2014
Earnest G Welch Gallery :: Atlanta, GA

Annual Juried Art Student Exhibiton :: April 2014
Georgia State University

Living Walls Conference :: Group :: August 2013
The Goat Farm :: Atlanta, GA

Without Words :: Group :: January 2013
Borderline Gallery :: Atlanta, GA

Living Walls at Fountain Art Fair :: Group :: December 2012
Fountain Art Fair :: Miami, FL

50/50 :: Group :: July 2012
ABV Gallery :: Atlanta, GA

Talent Loves Company :: Group :: June 2012
Barbara Archer Gallery :: Atlanta, GA

Outside Inside :: Group :: May-August 2012
Terminus Building :: Atlanta, GA

Living Walls Concepts :: Featured :: March 2012
Dual Exhibition with La Pandilla :: Atlanta, GA

selected commissions:

private:

Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills :: Mural Installation
Los Angeles, California

Rudy's Barbershop :: Mural Installation
Los Angeles, California

Daedelus & Bleep Labs :: Delaydelus Illustration & Logotype

Dolby Laboratories :: HQ Mural Installation
San Francisco, California

Mailchimp :: HQ Mural Installation
Atlanta, GA

W Hotel Buckhead :: Mural Installation
Buckhead, GA

Eskmo :: Illustration, “Language” & “Terra”

Daedelus, Friends of Friends :: Illustration, “Magical Properities Tour 4”

AdvancED :: Mural Installation
Alpharetta, GA

public:

Indie Grits Festival 2015 :: Mural
Columbia, SC

Living Walls Conference 2014 :: Mural
Atlanta, GA

Living Walls & GloATL Traveling Show :: Mural
Datlon, GA

Living Walls & GloATL Traveling Show :: Mural
Athens, GA

Living Walls Concepts 2013 :: Mural
Atlanta, GA

Living Walls Conference 2013 :: Mural
Atlanta, GA

Bushwick Collective :: Mural
Brooklyn, NY

auctions:

Burnaway Art Crush :: March 2015
Abrams Fixture Company :: Atlanta, GA

Art Papers 16th Annual Art Auction :: February 2015
Bobo's Intriguing Objects :: Atlanta, GA

Art Papers 15th Annual Art Auction :: February 2014
Mason Murer :: Atlanta, GA

Art Papers 14th Annual Art Auction :: February 2013
Mason Murer :: Atlanta, GA

Young New Yorkers Second Annual Silent Art Auction & Fundraiser :: October 2013
Allegra LaViola Gallery :: New York, NY

The Hambidge Auction :: May 2014
The Goat Farm :: Atllanta, GA

The Hambidge Auction :: May 2013
The Goat Farm :: Atlanta, GA

The Hambidge Auction :: May 2012
The Goat Farm :: Atlanta, GA

awards:

Director’s Choice :: Annual Juried Art Student Exhibition :: 2014
GSURC Runner-Up :: Art & Design :: 2014

workshops:

Drink in Design :: “Studio Session with Trek Matthews” :: 25 October 2013 Museum of Design Atlanta :: Atlanta, GA