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 has acquired two prints from The Alternatives for the museum’s permanent collection. The museum purchased Untitled, 2015, and Untitled, 2016 (pictured below). Special thanks to Lisa Hostetler, Curator-In-Charge, who organized A Matter of Memory, the exhibition which featured these works,…

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 Relationship Show” at the Colorado Photographic Arts Center (Denver)! Special thanks to Patti Hallock and Kopeikin Gallery, Los Angeles for making this exciting exhibition happen! From the exhibition catalog: ŸMAUREEN DRENNAN • LAURA BETH REESE • MATTHEW SWARTS • ALLISON…

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 gallerist in Los Angeles! Exhibition on view November 5th with special hours 11:00 AM – 8:00 PM  Panel Discussion and Reception on November 19th  2:00 PM Panel Discussion “Photography’s Place in a Contemporary Collection” with guest speakers Tarrah von Lintel, Carol Lee Brosseau, Paul…

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 Beach in conjunction with Art Basel Miami Beach 2015. With kindest thanks to Paul Kopeikin, whose steadfast belief in my work this past year has been truly transformative and nurturing.  12/1-12/5 2015 Indian Beach Park 4601 Collins Avenue Miami Beach, Florida…

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 installation at the Seattle Art Fair! Special thanks to Paul Kopeikin, for tirelessly and steadily championing my work!   July 30th – August 2nd 2015. CenturyLink Field Event Center, Seattle, Washington    

MATTHEW SWARTS Matthew Swarts + LENSCRATCH matthewswartslenscratch

Matthew Swarts + LENSCRATCH

It is an incredible honor (and a delight!) to be featured on Lenscratch today! My sincere and special thanks to the ever-incredible Aline Smithson! http://lenscratch.com/2015/04/matthew-swarts-beth-and-the-alternatives/ “Matthew Swarts has a current exhibition at the Kopeikin Gallery in Los Angeles that runs through April 18th featuring two projects, Beth and Alternatives. With both projects, Matthew reconsiders photographic…

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 AIPAD Photography Show at The Park Avenue Armory in New York City, April 16th-April 19th 2015! Special thanks to Paul Kopeikin. Please stop by Kopeikin Gallery’s booth at the show to visit with me and the work! https://aipad.site-ym.com/?page=PhotographyShow

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: PROCESSING (Beth and the Alternatives), March 7th through April 18th, 2015. My most sincere thanks to Paul Kopeikin, whose collaboration and support for this work have made all things newly possible! Friends and followers near Los Angeles, please join me at Kopeikin…

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 for the rapid but expert fabrication of my frames for Kopeikin Gallery’s installation at MIAMI PROJECT 2014. The craftsmanship and attention to detail is apparent in each hand-made frame. If you are looking for an elegant, beautifully crafted wooden frame…