Matt Lively Works

Matt Lively

EDUCATION

Virginia Commonwealth University
- Bachelor of Fine Arts in Sculpture 1993


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Virginia Commonwealth University adjunct faculty 2004 - present
Founder of Ink Tank publishing 2006
Exhibition Committee Art6 Gallery 2004 – present
Virginia Commonwealth University T.A. and substitute Sculpture instructor 2003
Chair of Exhibitions at Artspace Gallery in Richmond 2002 - 2003
Midlothian High School guest speaker and workshops 1993 - 2003
Henrico County Public Schools guest speaker and workshops 2002 – 2003
Richmond City Public Schools guest speaker and workshops 2003
University of Richmond Governors School guest speaker and workshops 2001


SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2010 - Charlottesville, Virginia - "Odebla" January
2009 - Adam Cave Gallery - Raleigh, North Carolina - "Home" October
2009 - Red Door Gallery - Richmond, Virginia - "Home" April
2009 - Think Small 5 - Artspace Gallery - Richmond, Virginia
2009 - 1708 Gallery - InLight Richmond "Place-ables" Lantern Installation / Save Planet Art - Art Auction / Globe for the 30th anniversary of the 1708 Gallery
2009 - Quirk - Richmond, Virginia - Shop Show June
2009 - Ghostprint Gallery - Richmond, Virginia - "Whodunnit?" June
2008 - Adam Cave Gallery - Raleigh, North Carolina - "Recent Work" April
2008 - 1212 Gallery - Richmond, Virginia - November
2008 - VMFA - Richmond, Virginia - Faculty Show September
2008 - Quirk - Richmond, Virginia - "Whodunnit?"
2008 - PVCC - Charlottesville, Virginia - "The Other Show" May
2008 - 1708 Gallery - Richmond, Virginia - Annual Art Auction - April, "Holiday in a Box" November
2008 - The Flippo Gallery @ Randolph- Macon, Ashland, Virginia - "The Animal Exhibition" March
2008 - D'Art Center - Norfolk, Virginia - "Howling at the Moon" March
2007 -Mary Baldwin - Staunton, VA, "Smoke" solo show
2006 -Art 6 - Richmond, VA, "Dead/Alive"
2006 - Plant Zero Art Center - Project Space, Richmond, VA "Smoke" Installation
2006 - Main Art Gallery - Richmond, VA "Wind Chill Factory"
2005 - Main Art Gallery - Richmond, VA "Thumbnails" group show
2005 - Capital One - Richmond, VA
2005 - Plant Zero - Richmond, VA "Reinvent It"
2004 - Artspace Gallery - Richmond, VA, "Fable of the Transatlantic Tube Train" Installation
2003 - Artspace Gallery - Richmond, VA, Think Small International Invitational Miniature Show
2002 - Artspace Gallery - Richmond, VA, "Super-Mom (Cels and production material from the animated film)" Solo Show
2001 - Artspace Gallery - Richmond, VA, Think Small International Invitational Miniature Show
2001 - Artspace Gallery - Richmond, VA, Juried Show (Diego Sanchez)
2003 - Schoharie County Arts Council - Cobleskill, NY, National Juried Small Works Exhibition - Award winner
2001 - Hunter Museum of American Art - Chattanooga, TN, A.V.A. National Juried Exhibition
2001 - A.A.W.S - Winston-Salem, NC , "Dimensions 2001" National Juried show
2001 - Warehouse Living Arts Center - Corsicana, TX , 18th Annual National Juried Exhibition
2001 - Page Bond Gallery - Richmond, VA, Group Show
2002 - Bennett Gallery - Nashville, TN, ""Paintings" Solo Show
1997 - Bennett Gallery - Nashville, TN, "New Works" Solo Show
2000 - Liss Gallery - Toronto Canada, "Works" Solo Show
1999 - Resource Forum - Atlanta, GA, "New Paintings and Drawings" Solo Show
1999 - Eyedrum - Atlanta, GA , Juried Show (Jerry Cullum)
1998 - Nations Bank Plaza - Atlanta, GA, "Money Rabbits" Solo Show
1996 - Lowe Gallery - Atlanta, GA, Group Show
1996-1999 - Lowe Gallery - Atlanta, GA, Spotlight on Southern Artists
1996 - Smith Gallery - Atlanta, GA , "New Paintings" Solo Show
1995 - Ariel Gallery at TULA - Atlanta, GA, "Moves" Solo Show
1995 - Lansdell Galleries - Atlanta GA , "Young Masters" Group Show
1994-2002 - Decor Expo - Atlanta, GA (official show artist, 2002)
1994-2003 - New York Art Expo - Jacob Javits Center, New York, NY
1992,1993 - Key Gallery - Richmond, VA, Juried Shows
1992,1993 - Anderson Gallery - Richmond, VA, V.C.U. Juried Fine Arts Exhibition


PUBLICATIONS

Richmond Times Dispatch / December 19 2004 "The Art of the Co-op"
Style Weekly / June 21 2006 "A Man Apart" cover story
Richmond Times Dispatch / November 2006 " Lively Displays"
POLO magazine 2005 cover artist
Single-eYe-twilighT/ October 2004/ Review of "The Fable of the Transatlantic Tube Train" installation
Trawick Prize finalist 2003
Punchline/ October 2002/ "Super-Mom: A Lively Story"
Art World News / Jan. 2004 "Lively Starts Publishing Company" / Sept. 2002 / Oct. 2000 " Liss Gallery.."
Art Business News / Sept. 2002 / " ...Named ExpoOfficial Artist"
US ART / February 2000 / "Top 50 prints of 1999"
Creative Loafing / October 1999 / "Best of Atlanta 1999 - Best Artist / March 1995 / "Lively Moves"
New American Paintings / Vol. 22 1999 / Vol. 32 2001