After graduating from High School in 1987, Matt received his BA in
Commercial Art in 1992, from Northeastern State University, Tahlequah,
Oklahoma. In 1993 he attended the Institute of American Indian Arts, in
Santa Fe, New Mexico.
●Juried exhibits have included: Red Earth, Oklahoma City (Best of show ’05),
The Trail ofTears Art Show, Tahlequah, Indian Summer Festival, Bartlesville,
The Eiteljorg Museum Show, Indianapolis (Best of show ’05), SWAIA Indian
Market, Santa Fe, The Dallas Indian Art Festival, Heard Museum Indian
Market and the Tulsa Indian Art Festival (featured artist ’06).
●Solo exhibits: “Sacred Mascots” TAC Gallery, Tulsa, April ’15, Lloyd Gallery,
Pawhuska 2009 “Recent Works.” Southern Plains Indian Museum, Anadarko
2007 “Rhythm of the Plains.” Omniplex, OKC, March 1998. ” Mystic
Warriors,” Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas, Texas, November 2000.
●Group exhibits: Mabee Gerrer Museum, St. Gregory’s University,
Shawnee, Oklahoma. “Connected Voices: Five Prominent Native American
Artists,” City Arts Center, Oklahoma City. Numerous alumni shows, IAIA
Museum, Santa Fe, New
Mexico. The Common Ground, New York, New York, 2004.
●Book cover: Red Cloud, The University of Oklahoma Press, 1997.
●Magazine cover: Winds of Change, autumn 2001 issue, The Oklahoma Bar
Journal, Feb. 16, 2013.
●Graduation announcement cover, IAIA, Santa Fe, spring 1998.
●Permanent collection in Oklahoma Supreme Court and Oklahoma Jazz HOF