Matthew Olds

206.551.3181

matthew@HOLDstudios.com


born 1977 - Green Bay, Wisconsin


EXHIBITIONS


May 21, 2015            China Lake Juxto, 1120 Creative House - Spaceworks Tacoma, Tacoma, WA


July 2014                   Fireline, VALISE gallery, Vashon, WA


November 2012         Up North, VALISE gallery, Vashon, WA


June 2012                  Art Outside XIII, Port Angeles Fine Art Center, Port Angeles, WA    

         

June 2011                  Flourishing Remnants, Vermillion, Seattle, WA


March 2011               Abandoned Concentrations, Blue Heron Gallery, Vashon, WA


July 2010                   Safe Harbor, group exhibition, Port Angeles Fine Arts Center, curated by

                                   PAFAC director Jake Seniuk


March 2010                Land/Structure/Impact, in collaboration with Heather Joy, Brotman Galleria

                                   William H. Gates Hall, University of Washington School of Law

                                                                

October 2009             Art Port Townsend/Expressions Northwest, group exhibition juried by Jess

                                   Van Nostrand, Northwind Arts Center, Port Townsend


September 2009       Refracting Space, group exhibition, The Steele Gallery

                                  Gage Academy of Art, Seattle


September 2009      The Ontology of The Image, group exhibition curated by Chris Crites

                                  Twilight Artist Collective, Seattle


July 2009                  Land/Structure/Impact, in collaboration with Heather Joy

                                 Valise gallery, Vashon, WA


May 2009                  Land/Structure/Impact, in collaboration with Heather Joy

                                  Fetherston Gallery, Seattle, WA


January  2009          New Beginnings, group exhibition, Fetherston Gallery, Seattle, WA


January 2009           New Works, Alexis Hotel, Seattle, WA, curated by Barbara Shaiman


July 2008                 Summer Introductions, SAM Gallery, Seattle, WA


January 2008           Really Big Group Show, Fetherston Gallery, Seattle, WA


August 2007             Land/Structure/Impact, in collaboration with Heather Joy, Tacoma

                                 Contemporary Woolworth Windows, Window #5, Tacoma. Jurors: Sarah    

                                 Traver, Director, Traver Gallery - Tacoma & Greg Bell, 4Culture


March 2007              New Works, One Night Stand Series, Ballard Fetherston Gallery, Seattle


October 2005           Structures and Monuments, solo show, Fuel, Seattle, WA


October 2004           New Works, solo show, Collins Pub, Seattle, WA    

 

September 2004       Works on Paper, group exhibition, Jacob Lawrence Gallery, Seattle, WA


January 2004            2-D and Small 3-D Works, group exhibition
                                  Jacob Lawrence Gallery, Seattle, WA

 

September 2003       Works on Paper, group exhibition, Jacob Lawrence Gallery, Seattle, WA

 

November 2000        Four Generations, group exhibition

                                  De Ricci Gallery, Edgewood College, Madison, WI

 

Awards


2010                         Individual Artist Project Grant, 4Culture, Seattle, WA


October 2009           Best in Show, Art Port Townsend/Expressions Northwest, group exhibition

                                 juried by Jess Van Nostrand, Northwind Arts Center, Port Townsend


Collections


2011                        Swedish Medical Center


Related Experience


2003 - present                       HOLD studios, a diverse fine arts company, Owner

2009, ‘06, ’05                         PONCHO Fine Art Auction, Seattle

                                               2006 - Artistic Excellence Award Winner

May 2004                               PONCHO Rocks Gala Auction, Seattle, WA

February ‘01, ‘03, ‘05, ‘07    Artist Trust Art Auction, Seattle, WA



Education


2003-2005                   BFA - Painting, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

2001-2003                   AA, Seattle Central Community College, Seattle, WA

1995-1996                   University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

a diverse fine arts company