Matt Eaton

Education


​2014     Master of Arts in Art Education, College of Education, University of New Mexico

​2005     Master of Fine Arts in Sculpture, School of Art and Design, Georgia State University

1998     Professional Printers' Certificate, Tamarind Institute, College of Fine Arts, University of New Mexico

1997     Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Art, New Mexico Highlands University


Selected Exhi​bitions


2018      The Time is Now, Shidoni Gallery, Tesuque, New Mexico

               ​Railroad Exhibition, Steamtown Museum, Scranton, Pennsylvania

2017      Forever Young, Balzer Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico

               Alumni Art Exhibition, Burris Hall Gallery, Las Vegas, New Mexico 

2016     Heavy Metal, Downtown Contemporary, Albuquerque, New Mexico

              Encompass, Harwood Art Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico

2015     12 x 12, Harwood Art Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico

2014      MA Exhibition, Masley Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico
               Iron Tribe, Burris Hall Gallery, Las Vegas, New Mexico

2010      Iron Tribe, Burris Hall Gallery, Las Vegas, New Mexico

2008      Iron Tribe, Burris Hall Gallery, Las Vegas, New Mexico

2006      Iron Tribe, Burris Hall Gallery, Las Vegas, New Mexico

2005      Another Keen Idea, Art Car Museum, Houston, Texas
               Contemporary Cast Iron, National Ornamental Metals Museum, Memphis, Tennessee
2004      The Artists of the Thomas Project, Bare Hands Gallery Birmingham, Alabama
               Iron Tribe, Donnelley Gallery, Las Vegas, New Mexico
2003      Sloss Metal Artist, Space One Eleven, Birmingham, Alabama
               The Sloss Alumni Show, Southern Conference on Cast Iron Art The Circle Gallery, Birmingham, Alabama
2002       2300F 2002, Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, New Jersey

                Full Well, Space One Eleven, Birmingham, Alabama
                Breadth, Eyedrum Art and Music Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia
2001       Iron Tribe: An Exhibition of Contemporary Cast Iron Art from the USA and Scotland, Donnelley Library Fine Art Gallery Las Vegas, New Mexico
                Out of the Fire: Sloss Metal Arts Program, Alabama State Council for the Arts Gallery, Montgomery, Alabama
2000       Cast Iron Sculpture by Artist at Sloss, Space One Eleven Gallery Birmingham, Alabama
                Iron Show, Durbin Gallery of the Doris Wainwright Kennedy Art Center Birmingham, Alabama
                Sloss Artist in Residence Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Robert Lowery Gallery, Dansville, Georgia
                Personal Circumstances: Georgia Artist at the End of the Century, Spruill Art Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia
                Ferrum: Contemporary Cast Iron Art by Artist at Sloss, Bare Hands Gallery, Birmingham, Alabama
                School of Art and Design Annual Juried Art Exhibition, School of Art and Design Gallery of Georgia State University Atlanta, Georgia
1999       Iron Revival: A Tent Exhibition, Southeastern Conference on Contemporary Cast Iron Art, Birmingham, Alabama
                Casting, Donnelley Gallery, Las Vegas, New Mexico
                Edgewood on the Wall, The Righteous Room, Atlanta, Georgia 1998 Inside Edgewood, Atlanta Arts Exchange, Atlanta, Georgia
                Tamarind Collaborative Lithography Exhibition, Ralph Green Gallery Albuquerque, New Mexico
                Cast Metal Art Exhibition, Donnelley Gallery, Las Vegas, New Mexico                   


Teaching

2017-Present     Assistant Professor, Studio Arts Department, Institute of American Indian Arts, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2015-2016          Adjunct Professor, Studio Arts Department, Institute of American Indian Arts, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2014                    Student Teaching-Ceramics, Rio Grande High School, Albuquerque, New Mexico
2013-2014          Elementary Art Teacher, E.G. Ross Elementary School, Albuquerque, New Mexico
                             Teaching Artist, Harwood Art Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico
2005                    Adjunct Professor, Sculpture Department, Atlanta College of Art, Atlanta Georgia
2002-2004          Adjunct Professor, School of Art, University of Alabama at Birmingham