A B O U T
Matthias Düwel was born in Berlin, Germany. He received his Meisterschüler (MFA) from the Universität der Künste Berlin in 1983. The following year he was awarded a German Academic Exchange travel fellowship; made artist in residence at NYU Deutsches Haus; and given a post-graduate fellowship to the N.Y. Studio School. In 1985 he received a Pollock-Krasner grant award. Since then he has had numerous solo exhibits, including in NYC, LA, Berlin, and Paris. (Download CV)
- Reviewed by Huffington Post, Los Angeles Times, Hi-Fructose Magazine, San Francisco Arts Quarterly, blogs Beautiful Decay, Glasstire, and online magazine Wall Street International.
- Recent solo/duo exhibits include Spindrift at Mirus Gallery (San Francisco), Eden at Martha Otero Gallery (Los Angeles), Face:Scapes at Beaver Street Gallery (Flagstaff), Consumer/Consumption at the University of Arizona Museum of Art, and Luminous Flux at William Havu Gallery (Denver).
- Represented at art fairs
Art Basel, Art Basel Miami Beach, Art Cologne,
Chicago Art Fair, and
New York Armory, among others.
- Artworks included in the permanent collections of the Tucson Museum of Art,
Musées dArt et d'Histoire (Geneva)
and Arkansas Art Center (Little Rock), as well as in several private collections.
- Today lives and works in Oracle, Arizona.