fine art of the human form

Figureworks

 

The Art of

Matthew Greenway

Matthew Greenway attended Brooklyn College and the National Academy of Design in New York. He received the Charles G. Shaw Memorial Award from Brooklyn College for two consecutive years (1997/1998) and has had numerous exhibitions including Figureworks, Piermont Library, Piermont, NY, Peninsula Fine Arts Center, Newport News, Virginia, and Blue Skies Gallery, Hampton, Virginia.

 

EDUCATION

  • 2003 - 2005 The New York Academy of Art, New York, NY, MFA

  • 1996-1998 Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY

  • 1995-1996 National Academy of Design, New York, NY

  • 1989-1993 Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, BA: English

EXHIBITIONS

2009

  • New York Academy of Art Alumni Exhibition, group show, Figureworks, Brooklyn, NY

2006

  • Night Thoughts , solo show, Figureworks, Brooklyn, NY

2005

  • Brooklyn Painters, group show, Quill Studio, Brooklyn, NY

2004

  • Stricoff Gallery, rotating exhibit, New York, NY

2003

  • New England Landscapes, solo show, Exhibition Space 156, Brooklyn, NY

  • Period Pieces , solo show, Figureworks, Brooklyn, NY

  • Impressions of Summer , two person show, Blue Skies Gallery, Hampton, VA

  • Williamsburg Bridge Centennial (June) , Brooklyn, NY - various pieces in:

  • Gallery Boreas, Figureworks, Holland Tunnel & Momenta Art

  • Williamsburg Bridge Centennial (December), group show, DOT, New York, NY         

2002  

  • Open Studio , solo show, Exhibition Space 156, Brooklyn, NY

  • Solo Show, Piermont Library, Piermont, NY  

2001   

  • Four Painters , group show, Exhibition Space 156, Brooklyn, NY

  • Paintings , solo show, Piermont Library, Piermont, NY

2000   

  • Group Show, Peninsula Fine Arts Center, Newport News, VA

  • Solo Show, Exhibition Space 156, Brooklyn, NY

1999   

  • Blue Skies Gallery, continuous representation, Hampton, VA

  • Group Show, Peninsula Fine Arts Center, Newport News, VA

1998  

  • Group Show, Laguardia Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

  • Holy Ghost Salon 1998 , Holy Ghost School, Brooklyn, NY

1997  

  • Group Show, Boylan Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

1995  

  • Solo Show, Piermont Library, Piermont, NY

AWARDS/HONORS  

2005     

  • Prince of Wales Fellowship, summer painting session, Normandy, France

2002     

  • Visiting Artist Presentation and Critiques, Brooklyn College, NY

1997/1998  

  • Charles G. Shaw Memorial Award, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY

PUBLICATIONS

2004     

  • Greenline: The North Brooklyn Community News, Volume XXIX, Number 1, January 9-31, page 3, image with text.

  • The New York Sun, Monday, April 28, Calendar section, images with text.

  • Time Out New York, Issue 389, March 13-20, "Getting the hang of it" by Valerie Stivers

2001          

  • Crossings: A Counter-disciplinary Journal, Issue 4, cover image.

CURATORIAL EXPERIENCE

1999-2001   

  • Curator - 11 group shows, 3 solo shows, Exhibition Space 156, Brooklyn, NY

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2005 -present   

  • Private teaching - still life and landscape painting

  • Monotype Workshop - NY Academy of Art, spring semester