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Matt Morris
A Magician, a Soldier, and Two Figures Watching a Burning Skull
09.17.16

Press Release

Matt Morris (b. 1985, Baton Rouge, LA) is an artist, writer, curator and educator living and working in Chicago, IL. Recent solo projects by Morris include: an installation of works at Permanent.Collection, Austin, TX with Michelle Rawlings; The Perfect Kiss (QQ)* *questioning queer at the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, OH; and i’m issue, i’m free, PEREGRINEPROGRAM, Chicago, IL. Morris has recently participated in group exhibitions in Chicago at Shane Campbell Gallery, The Elmhurst Art Museum, The Franklin and Queer Thoughts; as well as: Fjord, in Philadelphia, PA; and the Mary + Leigh Block Museum of Art in Evanston IL. From 2009-2011, Morris co-directed U·Turn Art Space in Cincinnati, exhibiting artists from the Ohio region and beyond. Morris teaches at the School of Art Institute of Chicago and holds an MFA in Art Theory and Practice with a Certificate in Gender and Sexuality Studies from Northwestern University. .

mattmorrisworks.com/
Matt Morris A Soldier, a Magician, and Two Figures Watching a Burning Skull, 2016
Oil on linen on three panels, text on lithograph edition, digitally printed satin, sequins, wood, satin cord, flaming skull wine bottle holder, 2014 Barbera d’Alder Viola Wine Cellars | Photography by Cristin Norine Matt Morris A Soldier, a Magician, and Two Figures Watching a Burning Skull, 2016
Oil on linen on three panels, text on lithograph edition, digitally printed satin, sequins, wood, satin cord, flaming skull wine bottle holder, 2014 Barbera d’Alder Viola Wine Cellars| Photography by Cristin Norine Matt Morris A Soldier, a Magician, and Two Figures Watching a Burning Skull, 2016
Oil on linen on three panels, text on lithograph edition, digitally printed satin, sequins, wood, satin cord, flaming skull wine bottle holder, 2014 Barbera d’Alder Viola Wine Cellars | Photography by Cristin Norine
Matt Morris
A Soldier, a Magician, and Two Figures Watching a Burning Skull, 2016
Oil on linen on three panels, text on lithograph edition, digitally printed satin, sequins, wood, satin cord, flaming skull wine bottle holder, 2014 Barbera d’Alder Viola Wine Cellars| Photography by Cristin Norine
Matt Morris
A Soldier, a Magician, and Two Figures Watching a Burning Skull, 2016
Detail view
Digitally printed satin, sequins, wood, satin cord, flaming skull wine bottle holder, 2014 Barbera d’Alder Viola Wine Cellars Photography by Cristin Norine Matt Morris
A Soldier, a Magician, and Two Figures Watching a Burning Skull, 2016
Oil on linen on three panels, text on lithograph edition, digitally printed satin, sequins, wood, satin cord, flaming skull wine bottle holder, 2014 Barbera d’Alder Viola Wine Cellars | Photography by Cristin Norine
Matt Morris
A Soldier, a Magician, and Two Figures Watching a Burning Skull, 2016
Oil on linen on three panels, text on lithograph edition, digitally printed satin, sequins, wood, satin cord, flaming skull wine bottle holder, 2014 Barbera d’Alder Viola Wine Cellars | Photography by Cristin Norine Matt Morris
A Soldier, a Magician, and Two Figures Watching a Burning Skull, 2016
Detail view
Digitally printed satin, sequins, wood, satin cord, flaming skull wine bottle holder, 2014 Barbera d’Alder Viola Wine Cellars | Photography by Cristin Norine Matt Morris
Burning Skull (Kyle), 2016
Oil on linen on panel
 | Photography by Cristin Norine
Matt Morris
Burning Skull (Eleanor), 2016
Oil on linen on panel
 | Photography by Cristin Norine Matt Morris
Burning Skull (John), 2016 
Oil on linen on panel | Photography by Cristin Norine

Matt Morris
A Magician, a Soldier, and Two Figures Watching a Burning Skull
09.17.16

Press Release

Matt Morris (b. 1985, Baton Rouge, LA) is an artist, writer, curator and educator living and working in Chicago, IL. Recent solo projects by Morris include: an installation of works at Permanent.Collection, Austin, TX with Michelle Rawlings; The Perfect Kiss (QQ)* *questioning queer at the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, OH; and i’m issue, i’m free, PEREGRINEPROGRAM, Chicago, IL. Morris has recently participated in group exhibitions in Chicago at Shane Campbell Gallery, The Elmhurst Art Museum, The Franklin and Queer Thoughts; as well as: Fjord, in Philadelphia, PA; and the Mary + Leigh Block Museum of Art in Evanston IL. From 2009-2011, Morris co-directed U·Turn Art Space in Cincinnati, exhibiting artists from the Ohio region and beyond. Morris teaches at the School of Art Institute of Chicago and holds an MFA in Art Theory and Practice with a Certificate in Gender and Sexuality Studies from Northwestern University.

mattmorrisworks.com/

Matt Morris A Soldier, a Magician, and Two Figures Watching a Burning Skull, 2016
Oil on linen on three panels, text on lithograph edition, digitally printed satin, sequins, wood, satin cord, flaming skull wine bottle holder, 2014 Barbera d’Alder Viola Wine Cellars | Photography by Cristin Norine Matt Morris
A Soldier, a Magician, and Two Figures Watching a Burning Skull, 2016
Oil on linen on three panels, text on lithograph edition, digitally printed satin, sequins, wood, satin cord, flaming skull wine bottle holder, 2014 Barbera d’Alder Viola Wine Cellars | Photography by Cristin Norine
Matt Morris
A Soldier, a Magician, and Two Figures Watching a Burning Skull, 2016
Oil on linen on three panels, text on lithograph edition, digitally printed satin, sequins, wood, satin cord, flaming skull wine bottle holder, 2014 Barbera d’Alder Viola Wine Cellars | Photography by Cristin Norine 
Matt Morris
A Soldier, a Magician, and Two Figures Watching a Burning Skull, 2016
Oil on linen on three panels, text on lithograph edition, digitally printed satin, sequins, wood, satin cord, flaming skull wine bottle holder, 2014 Barbera d’Alder Viola Wine Cellars | Photography by Cristin Norine
Matt Morris
A Soldier, a Magician, and Two Figures Watching a Burning Skull, 2016
Detail view
Digitally printed satin, sequins, wood, satin cord, flaming skull wine bottle holder, 2014 Barbera d’Alder Viola Wine Cellars | Photography by Cristin Norine Matt Morris
A Soldier, a Magician, and Two Figures Watching a Burning Skull, 2016
Oil on linen on three panels, text on lithograph edition, digitally printed satin, sequins, wood, satin cord, flaming skull wine bottle holder, 2014 Barbera d’Alder Viola Wine Cellars | Photography by Cristin Norine
Matt Morris
A Soldier, a Magician, and Two Figures Watching a Burning Skull, 2016
Oil on linen on three panels, text on lithograph edition, digitally printed satin, sequins, wood, satin cord, flaming skull wine bottle holder, 2014 Barbera d’Alder Viola Wine Cellars | Photography by Cristin Norine Matt Morris
A Soldier, a Magician, and Two Figures Watching a Burning Skull, 2016
Detail view
Digitally printed satin, sequins, wood, satin cord, flaming skull wine bottle holder, 2014 Barbera d’Alder Viola Wine Cellars | Photography by Cristin Norine
Matt Morris
Burning Skull (Kyle), 2016
Oil on linen on panel
 | Photography by Cristin Norine Matt Morris
Burning Skull (Eleanor), 2016
Oil on linen on panel
 | Photography by Cristin Norine
Matt Morris
Burning Skull (John), 2016 
Oil on linen on panel | Photography by Cristin Norine