MATTHEW SPENCER

ABOUT
Born 1976, Atlanta, GA
Currently resides in Greensboro, NC

EDUCATION
BA in History, Guilford College, 1999

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

Leaves of Absence, self-published, housed in the Franklin Furnace Artists' Book collection, 2015

Even the Edges, co-published by aG_Halide Press and Kominek Books, 2014

The Fretboard Journal, The Old-Time Herald, Real Simple, Regal Musical Instruments: 1895-1955, Fiddle Tunes for Claw Hammer Banjo, Carr Amplifiers (self-published)

RECENT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

The Blue Library, Press Street's Antenna Gallery Reading Room, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2014

Even the Edges, Kominek Gallery, Berlin, Germany 2014


Vital Grace: Moving Images, Center for Visual Artists, Greensboro, NC, November 2011

John Skau's Wood: A Point of Departure, Bricolage Arts, Studio B, Greensboro, NC, March-April 2010

TEACHING
Lightwriters Youth Photography Program (founder, instructor), Greensboro, NC 2007-2008

The Art of Composition (instructor), University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Photography Certificate Course, Division of Continual Learning, Greensboro, NC 2006-2008

Photovoice Youth Program (instructor/mentor), Greensboro and High Point, NC, 2004-2008

AWARDS
Polaroid Education Program's Visual Learning Grant, 2004

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