MATTHEW SWARTS URBANAUTICA RAGUSA FOTO FESTIVAL 2022

MATTHEW SWARTS + URBANAUTICA (RAGUSA FOTO FESTIVAL 2022)

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MATTHEW SWARTS + INSTITUTE FOR NETWORKED CULTURES present PrtScn – The Lazy Art of Screen Shot 2022

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MATTHEW SWARTS + DEAR DAVE, (ISSUE 28)

MATTHEW SWARTS + DEAR DAVE, (ISSUE 28) "Matthew Swarts has engaged in the neurology of... Read More
MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + The Alternatives + Shortlist for PHMuseum Grant (2018) IMG 9501i2a

Matthew Swarts + The Alternatives + Shortlist for PHMuseum Grant (2018)

I am delighted that the jury of the 2018 Photographic Museum of Humanity Grant (composed…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + IMMANENCE by Magali Avezou @ The Photographic Museum of Humanity screen shot 2018 03 20 at 7 45 46 pm

Matthew Swarts + IMMANENCE by Magali Avezou @ The Photographic Museum of Humanity

I am honored to have work from The Alternatives included in this beautiful new international…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + George Eastman Museum (Permanent Collection Museum Purchases) GEM3

Matthew Swarts + George Eastman Museum (Permanent Collection Museum Purchases)

I am completely honored to announce that the George Eastman Museum in Rochester, New York…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Kopeikin Gallery, Los Angeles @ AIPAD “The Photography Show” at Pier 94 New York March 30th to April 2nd 2017 the photography show instagram

Matthew Swarts + Kopeikin Gallery, Los Angeles @ AIPAD “The Photography Show” at Pier 94 New York March 30th to April 2nd 2017

Completely thrilled that “Carnations, 2017” will be on view at Kopeikin Gallery, Los Angeles‘ booth…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + The Alternatives (2017) Book Project (IN PROGRESS!) mg 0431

Matthew Swarts + The Alternatives (2017) Book Project (IN PROGRESS!)

Super excited to share some preliminary images from my new book project, The Alternatives (2017). Special... Read More
MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + CPAC (Denver): The Relationship Show beth2014 mg 9933aarwo

Matthew Swarts + CPAC (Denver): The Relationship Show

I am deeply honored to have work from both BETH and The Alternatives in “The…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Kopeikin Gallery 25th Anniversary Show! matthew swarts kopeikin gallery

Matthew Swarts + Kopeikin Gallery 25th Anniversary Show!

So honored to be in this exhibition honoring Paul Kopeikin’s tireless 25th years of being a…

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MATTHEW SWARTS The art moves through the viewer while the viewer moves through the art: notes on experimenting inside Virtual Reality (VR). img 9015 jpg

The art moves through the viewer while the viewer moves through the art: notes on experimenting inside Virtual Reality (VR).

This is the raw video feed coming out of an HTC Vive Headset while someone…

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MATTHEW SWARTS A Matter of Memory at the George Eastman Museum to open October 22, 2016 gem matterofmemory e flyer

A Matter of Memory at the George Eastman Museum to open October 22, 2016

“A Matter of Memory – Photography as Object in the Digital Age” opens October 22,…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Fraction Magazine Issue 89 matthewswartsfractionmagazine2016

Matthew Swarts + Fraction Magazine Issue 89

It is an honor and a great pleasure to have work from The Alternatives featured in…

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Forthcoming: Matthew Swarts + A Matter of Memory: Photography as Object in the Digital Age (publication)

I am over the moon about being included in Lisa Hostetler’s A Matter of Memory:…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Der Greif: A Process 2.0 in Krakow, Poland matthew swarts dergreif process 2

Matthew Swarts + Der Greif: A Process 2.0 in Krakow, Poland

Delighted to among such amazing company in Der Greif: A Process 2.0: DER GREIF has…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Lesley A. Martin’s Guest-Room @ Der Greif matthew swarts lesley a martin der greif

Matthew Swarts + Lesley A. Martin’s Guest-Room @ Der Greif

Delighted and very honored to be a part of Lesley A. Martin’s curatorial selection on…

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Matthew Swarts @ The George Eastman Museum’s “A Matter of Memory”, curated by Lisa Hostetler

My most sincere thanks to Lisa Hostetler, Curator-in-charge, Department of Photography, at the George Eastman Museum…

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Matthew Swarts + SLIDELUCK GLOBAL present The Alternatives (A Video Slideshow)

Super excited to share SLIDELUCK GLOBAL's presentation of The Alternatives. If you've ever been curious... Read More
MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Kopeikin Gallery, Los Angeles @ PULSE MIAMI BEACH/Art Basel Miami Beach 2015 matthewswartspulsemiami2015

Matthew Swarts + Kopeikin Gallery, Los Angeles @ PULSE MIAMI BEACH/Art Basel Miami Beach 2015

I am truly delighted to announce my participation in Kopeikin Gallery’s installation at Pulse Miami…

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Matthew Swarts + SLIDELUCK GLOBAL @ Bydgoszcz, Poland

Super proud to be a part of SLIDELUCK GLOBAL’s production in Bydgoszcz, Poland! Many sincere thanks…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Kopeikin Gallery @ UNSEEN PHOTO FAIR/AMSTERDAM 2015 matthewswartsunseenphotofestival2015

Matthew Swarts + Kopeikin Gallery @ UNSEEN PHOTO FAIR/AMSTERDAM 2015

So proud and honored to have work going up as part of Kopeikin Gallery’s installation…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Kopeikin Gallery @ SEATTLE ART FAIR 2015 seattle art fair logo

Matthew Swarts + Kopeikin Gallery @ SEATTLE ART FAIR 2015

Delighted to have work from both BETH and The Alternatives on view at Kopeikin Gallery’s…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + SLIDELUCK GLOBAL: THE DAY WILL COME @ The TRIENNIAL OF PHOTOGRAPHY HAMBURG matthew swarts slideluck global hamburg

Matthew Swarts + SLIDELUCK GLOBAL: THE DAY WILL COME @ The TRIENNIAL OF PHOTOGRAPHY HAMBURG

Thrilled and honored to have been included in Maria Teresa Salvati’s Multimedia Presentation as part…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + GUP Magazine (The Netherlands) matthewswartsgupmagazineevolution45

Matthew Swarts + GUP Magazine (The Netherlands)

Very excited to announce the publication of my work in GUP Magazine #45 Evolution out of…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + NEW GIFTS @ Columbia University matthewswartsnewgiftsposter

Matthew Swarts + NEW GIFTS @ Columbia University

So elated to announce my participation in NEW GIFTS, The Creative Technologies Exhibition at Macy…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + FLORET (Sweden) matthewswartsfloret

Matthew Swarts + FLORET (Sweden)

Special thanks to Rasmus Vasli for discovering and graciously publishing my work this morning on…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + LENSCRATCH matthewswartslenscratch

Matthew Swarts + LENSCRATCH

It is an incredible honor (and a delight!) to be featured on Lenscratch today! My…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + AIPAD Photography Show 2015 Matthew Swarts AIPAD 2015

Matthew Swarts + AIPAD Photography Show 2015

I am completely thrilled to announce my participation in Kopeikin Gallery’s installation at the 2015…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + L’Oeil de la Photographie logo e08797eaf1680b0aa353c56fbd22bfea

Matthew Swarts + L’Oeil de la Photographie

I am very honored to have my work featured on L’Oeil de la Photographie (France/USA)…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Griffin Museum of Photography + [Photo]gogues 2015 matthew swarts griffin museum of photography

Matthew Swarts + Griffin Museum of Photography + [Photo]gogues 2015

Incredibly honored to be included amongst photographic educators in the New England area showing work…

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Matthew Swarts + SLIDELUCK (Boston)

So Delighted to be showing work from The Alternatives at the very first SLIDELUCK BOSTON!…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts: PROCESSING @ Kopeikin Gallery (Los Angeles) matthewswartsprocessingweb

Matthew Swarts: PROCESSING @ Kopeikin Gallery (Los Angeles)

I am thrilled to announce my first exhibition with Kopeikin Gallery (Los Angeles): Matthew Swarts:…

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Matthew Swarts + SLIDELUCK (Chicago)

Delighted to be included in SLIDELUCK CHICAGO (IV);  Special thanks to Andrew McFarland! Matthew Swarts…

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Matthew Swarts + RADICAL COLOR

I am incredibly honored to be a part of Jon Feinstein’s ground-shaking exhibition: RADICAL COLOR…

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Matthew Swarts + SMBHMag (feature)

Really delighted to have this feature and interview about The Alternatives on Super Massive Black…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + WIRED (feature) matthewswartswired

Matthew Swarts + WIRED (feature)

Delighted and very honored to have my work featured on WIRED today. My most sincere…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Crusade For Art (interview) print

Matthew Swarts + Crusade For Art (interview)

I am thrilled and honored to be a part of the conversation led by Jennifer…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + SLATE (feature) slatematthewswarts

Matthew Swarts + SLATE (feature)

Sincerest thanks to David Rosenberg of SLATE for this generous and detailed profile of my…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Metropolitan Picture Framing @ MIAMI PROJECT 2014 matthewswartsuntitled2014

Matthew Swarts + Metropolitan Picture Framing @ MIAMI PROJECT 2014

Metropolitan Picture Framing recently interviewed me for their informative artist blog. I cannot thank Metroframe.com enough…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + WHATISAPORTRAIT? @ RIPE gallery thealternatives2014img 2788b

Matthew Swarts + WHATISAPORTRAIT? @ RIPE gallery

Delighted to announce my first place selection by Ruben Natal San Miguel in RIPE art…

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MATTHEW SWARTS + HUMBLE ARTS FOUNDATION (Profile)

My most sincere thanks to Jon Feinstein of the Humble Arts Foundation (hafny.org) for very…

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Matthew Swarts + Kopeikin Gallery @ MIAMI PROJECT 2014

I am delighted to announce that my work will be shown by Kopeikin Gallery in…

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Matthew Swarts + THE ALTERNATIVES (2014)

New work on the website: THE ALTERNATIVES (http://matthewswarts.com/projects/alternatives/)

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + BREAKING GROUND EXHIBITION @ College of William and Mary matthewswartsbreakingground

Matthew Swarts + BREAKING GROUND EXHIBITION @ College of William and Mary

I am thrilled and full of gratitude to have been invited by Eliot Dudik, Visiting…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Monteverde (2014) matthew swarts la reserva curi cancha monteverde costa rica 2014

Matthew Swarts + Monteverde (2014)

I had the deep pleasure of returning to Costa Rica after a twelve year absence,…

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Matthew Swarts + BETH + Featureshoot.com!

Very grateful for the kind and thoughtful words of artist and writer Pelle Cass about…

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Matthew Swarts + BETH (2014)

  Curiosity has me experimenting with a book form for BETH:

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Matthew Swarts + Beth (2014)

I have been reworking images from the BETH series. All new images are scalable without…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Mother’s Day 2014 matthewswartsmothersday2014

Matthew Swarts + Mother’s Day 2014

A special thanks this Mother’s Day to my Mom, Hope Swarts, who has always been…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + cityofconcern.org + Empty Stretch matthew swarts cityofconcern empty stretch

Matthew Swarts + cityofconcern.org + Empty Stretch

Delighted and honored to have new work from http://cityofconcern.org featured on Empty Stretch! Special thanks…

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Matthew Swarts + http://cityofconcern.org

Delighted to announce I’m falling fast for a new photographic project about Somerville, Massachusetts, where…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + ONWARD (Project Basho) Compe ’14 matthew swarts onward compe 14

Matthew Swarts + ONWARD (Project Basho) Compe ’14

Delighted to belatedly learn that I am a finalist for the ONWARD Compe ’14 Exhibition…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Petty Thieves Four + Empty Stretch emptystretch

Matthew Swarts + Petty Thieves Four + Empty Stretch

Very thrilled to be included in Petty Thieves Four: Coast to Coast by the folks…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Basic Black and White Photography matthew swarts basic black and white photography

Matthew Swarts + Basic Black and White Photography

I just migrated my teaching materials for BASIC BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOGRAPHY to the main…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Tanit Sakakini + Stuart Pilkington’s ‘The Swap’ (UK) matthew swarts tanit sakakini stuart pilkingtons the swap

Matthew Swarts + Tanit Sakakini + Stuart Pilkington’s ‘The Swap’ (UK)

I am honored and thrilled to share Stuart Pilkington’s ‘The Swap’ today with my good…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Empty Stretch + Furthermore (PETTY THIEVES THREE PROJECTION PARTY!) matthew swarts empty stretch furthermore

Matthew Swarts + Empty Stretch + Furthermore (PETTY THIEVES THREE PROJECTION PARTY!)

Delighted to have work in PETTY THIEVES THREE (A one night projection party) sponsored by…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + SHOW.ME.PICTURES (UK) matthewswartsshowmepictures

Matthew Swarts + SHOW.ME.PICTURES (UK)

Very honored to have Beth, Long Beach Island, New Jersey, 2012 highlighted on Michael Sargeant’s…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + CCRI Faculty Exhibition 2013 matthew swarts untitled 2006

Matthew Swarts + CCRI Faculty Exhibition 2013

I am honored to have work in the CCRI Faculty Exhibition on the Knight Campus…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts and Beth | Conscientious Photography Magazine + APhotoEditor matthew swarts and beth conscientious photography magazine aphotoeditor

Matthew Swarts and Beth | Conscientious Photography Magazine + APhotoEditor

Really delighted to discover the discussion about Joerg Colberg’s musings on portraiture (and BETH) continues…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + BETH + Fototazo matthew swarts beth fototazo

Matthew Swarts + BETH + Fototazo

The conversation about BETH continues today on Fototazo! Special thanks to Tom Griggs for his…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Stuart Pilkington + ‘The Swap’ matthew swarts stuart pilkington the swap

Matthew Swarts + Stuart Pilkington + ‘The Swap’

So delighted to have recently been invited by Stuart Pilkington (UK) to participate in his…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Jörg Colberg + Conscientious Photography Magazine matthew swarts jorg colberg conscientious photography magazine

Matthew Swarts + Jörg Colberg + Conscientious Photography Magazine

BETH and I are incredibly honored and thrilled to be featured on Jörg Colberg’s celebrated Conscientious…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + WIRED Raw File Blog wired raw file

Matthew Swarts + WIRED Raw File Blog

A happy tweet about my Tumblr (CITY OF CONCERN) from the editors at WIRED MAGAZINE’s…

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New Work: Beth

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + LAM (The Grandma Issue) matthew swarts lam

Matthew Swarts + LAM (The Grandma Issue)

Delighted to have photographs of my mother and grandmother featured in LAM (Light Architect Magazine):…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Le Journal de la Photographie matthew swarts le journal de la photographie

Matthew Swarts + Le Journal de la Photographie

Honored to be included in a survey of work featured on Greg Jones’ In the…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + SFMOMA matthew swarts sfmoma

Matthew Swarts + SFMOMA

Delighted to be featured on SFMOMA’s curated tumblr:   http://sfmoma.tumblr.com/post/42614461028/submission-matthew-swarts-beth-long-beach

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Joyce Elaine Grant Exhibition/Texas Woman’s University matthew swarts joyce elaine grant exhibition

Matthew Swarts + Joyce Elaine Grant Exhibition/Texas Woman’s University

Honored to have been selected by Sarah Kennel, Associate Curator in the Department of Photographs…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + The Storialist matthew swarts the storialist

Matthew Swarts + The Storialist

Truly delighted that my work inspired Hannah Stephenson enough to post this beautiful poem on…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Tumblr Open Arts matthew swarts tumblr open arts

Matthew Swarts + Tumblr Open Arts

Happy to be on Tumblr Open Arts! http://tumblropenarts.tumblr.com/post/42696993778/matthew-swarts-beth-long-beach-island-new

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + EMPTY STRETCH matthew swarts empty stretch

Matthew Swarts + EMPTY STRETCH

Delighted to be featured on emptystretch.com and pinned down mercilessly (and quite beautifully) by The…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Basic Digital Photography arts1850 wordpress com 786x1024

Matthew Swarts + Basic Digital Photography

My most recent coursework is now accessible on the main site: BASIC DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Landscape Stories matthew swarts landscape stories

Matthew Swarts + Landscape Stories

So pleased to be featured on the Landscape Stories (Italy)  blog today: Check it out: http://landscape-stories.tumblr.com/post/36583467961/ls-09-adolescence-submissions-open-water-by

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Fototazo matthew swarts fototazo

Matthew Swarts + Fototazo

Sincerest thanks to Tom Griggs of Fototazo.com for asking me to write about my work…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Flakphoto matthew swarts flakphoto com

Matthew Swarts + Flakphoto

Incredibly honored and thrilled to be featured on Flakphoto.com this morning for the second time….

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + In The In-Between matthew swarts in the in between

Matthew Swarts + In The In-Between

Delighted about this new interview for In The In-Between! Sincerest thanks to Greg Jones! http://inthein-between.tumblr.com/post/33636474875/matthew-swarts-and-the-reconditioned-image

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Matthew Swarts + Shpilman Institute for Photography Blog

Honored to be featured in the Shpilman Institute for Photography Blog (Tel Aviv, Israel). Sincerest…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Saint Lucy matthew swarts saint lucy

Matthew Swarts + Saint Lucy

Delighted to be featured in the ‘One Picture/One Paragraph’ section of Mark Alice Durant’s excellent…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Fototazo matthew swarts fototazo

Matthew Swarts + Fototazo

Honored and excited to be featured in Fototazo‘s gallery section: http://www.fototazo.com/2012/09/fototazo-115-matthew-swarts.html Sincerest thanks to Tom Griggs!

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MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + Flak Photo Collection matthew swarts flak photo collection

Matthew Swarts + Flak Photo Collection

Very thrilled to be featured on Flakphoto.com. Many thanks to Andy Adams! check it out: http://flakphoto.com/photo/matthew-swarts-mary-and-michael…

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MATTHEW SWARTS Translucent: A new Blog project httptranslucent me

Translucent: A new Blog project

I’ve recently started blogging about contemporary photography that I care about. Check out http://translucent.me!

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