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Matthew Hall

Designer • Developer • Artist

Resume / Exhibition CV

About:

Matthew Hall is an artist, designer and developer specializing in message-based design for small businesses, non-profits, and public awareness campaigns. He builds websites, production systems, and print documents that are on brand, updatable, and ready for client workflow. Recent work includes web-development for eat.blue, monkmanual.com, theloomphilly.com, compasshealthshield.com and projects for several Philadelphia-based organizations, including Compass Retail group, Mural Arts Philadelphia, InLiquid, the City of Philadelphia and Prevention Point Philadelphia. Matthew attained an MFA from Penn State, and a BFA from Alfred University. Away from work, Matthew is a puppy dad, kitty servant and tango dancer. He lives in Norris Square.

Current Positions:

Freelance Designer, Developer, Artist
MatthewHall.info LLC
2018–current

Developer
TME Communications
2021–current

Education

Alfred University , BFA, 2006
Penn State University, MFA 2013

Previous Positions

Co-director – 3rd Street Gallery, 2017–2020
Graphic Designer – InLiquid & Studio Z Design 2014–2018
Graphic Designer – Distinctive Living Publications 2013
Graduate Assistant – Pennsylvania State University, 2011–2013
Graphic Designer – Mills Publishing, 2006–2011

Awards & Residencies

  • 2020
  • Grant Recipient of the COVID-19 Arts Aid PHL – a joint effort of The City of Philadelphia’s Office of Arts, Culture, and the Creative Economy, the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance and the Philadelphia Cultural Fund
  • 2017
  • InLiquid Grants – Supply Microgrant awarded for Pre-Sentimental
  • 2013
  • Vermont Studio Center Residency – Partial Fellowship Awarded
  • 2012
  • Best in Show: Homage: Past Influences. Target Gallery, Juror: Brooke Seidleman
  • Penn State Graduate Research Exhibition: Second Place – Fine Arts
  • 2011
  • Graduate Assitantship: Pennsylvania State University

Bibliography

  • 2014
  • InLiquid Is a Gallery on a Mission: Philadelphia Neighborhoods March 31, 2014
  • 2013
  • Studio Visit Magazine: Winter ’13
  • 2012
  • Juror’s Statement (Homage: Past influences): Target Art Gallery website, October ’12
  • loveDANCEmore Cover: loveDANCEmore a performance jornal Spring ’12
  • Zoller Gallery presenting Penn State students’ work: Daily Colligian, University Park, PA
  • 2011
  • loveDANCEmore Cover: loveDANCEmore a performance jornal Fall ’12
  • New-Fashioned Pierpont: City Weekly
  • Gray Wall Gallery: Group Show: City Weekly
  • 2010
  • Gallery Stroll – SLUG Magazine
  • 2009
  • SLAC’s Salon 2010 Links Visual Art With Theater: Salt Lake Tribune

Exhibition History

2021

Looking Up – 3rd Street Gallery – Philadelphia, PA – Solo Show – postponed, COVID-19

2020

Embodiment:Figure In Art – 3rd Street Gallery – Philadelphia, PA

2019
All Together Now – 3rd Street Gallery – Philadelphia, PA

Winter Blues – 3rd Street Gallery – Philadelphia, PA

Inside-Outside – 3rd Street Gallery – Philadelphia, PA

2018

Last Impressions – 3rd Street Gallery – Philadelphia, PA

2017

Pre-Sentimental – Penn State Art Alley – State College, PA – Solo Show

Fabricating Nostalgia – 3rd Street Gallery – Philadelphia, PA – Solo Show

Art for the Cash Poor 2017 – InLiquid @ Crane Arts – Philadelphia, PA

2016

Independant Rock Invitational, Independant Rock – Philadelphia, PA

Affordable art show – Independant Rock – Philadelphia, PA

All Together Now – 3rd Street Gallery – Philadelphia, PA

InLiquid Benefit 2016 – InLiquid @ Crane Arts – Philadelphia, PA

Art for the Cash Poor 2016 – InLiquid @ Crane Arts – Philadelphia, PA

2015

InLiquid Benefifteen – InLiquid @ Crane Arts – Philadelphia, PA

Art for the Cash Poor 15 – InLiquid @ Crane Arts – Philadelphia, PA

2014

Fragments – 3rd Street Gallery – Philadelphia, PA – Solo Show

InLiquid Benefit v.15 – InLiquid @ Crane Arts – Philadelphia, PA

Art for the Cash Poor 14 – InLiquid @ Crane Arts – Philadelphia, PA

Moment & Line – InLiquid @ Engagement Studios – Philadelphia, PA

Outside the Margin Book Arts Exhibition – Pyramid Atlantic Art Center, Silver Springs, MD

POST – 3rd Street Gallery – Philadelphia, PA

Paper Works – Art Dept. – Philadelphia, PA

Art For the Cash Poor 15 – InLiquid @ Crane Arts – Philadelphia, PA

InLiquid Benefit v.14 – InLiquid @ Crane Arts – Philadelphia, PA

85 Years, 85 Artists: Menlo College – Atherton, CA

2013

Member Show: InLiquid, Second State Press, PPAC – Crane Arts Building – Philadelphia, PA

I crawled inside the book and made it my home. – Edwin W. Zoller Gallery – State College, PA

Novice Oculi – Crane Arts Building – Philadelphia, PA, Curator: Kimberly Camp

Pancakes and Booze – Ruba Club – Philadelphia, PA

2012

Homage: Past Influences – Target Gallery, Alexandria, VA – Selected for Juror’s Prize

Plant to Print – Borland Gallery – State College, PA

Second Helping – Edwin W. Zoller Gallery – State College, PA

Committing Humor – Borland Gallery – State College, PA

Graduate Research Exhibition – Hub Roberson Gallery – University Park, PA

Difficult Differences – State Theatre – State College, PA

The New Sauce – Edwin W. Zoller Gallery – State College, PA

2011

Unearthing the Narrative in Art Today – The 23rd Atmosphere Group Gallery – Chicago, IL

January Group Show – Gray Wall Gallery – Salt Lake City, UT

May Group Show – Gray Wall Gallery – Salt Lake City, UT

2010

Transgressions/Transmutations the Book Rejiggered – The 23rd Atmosphere Group Gallery – Chicago, IL

Salon 2010 – Salt Lake Acting Company – Salt Lake City, UT

Grand Opening Show – Gray Wall Gallery – Salt Lake City, UT

2009

Signed and Numbered – Salt Lake City, UT

2008

Poems – Cafe Velo – Salt Lake City, UT