In 2017, Silo118 and the Squire Foundation welcomed Matt Sesow to Santa Barbara for a three-week residency and solo exhibition. The Washington, DC-based painter created over 200 pieces during that time. Here is an update about what Matt has been up to:
“Nebraska Stories” Interview on PBS - click here for a short video
When he was 8 years old, an accident that occurred near Matt’s childhood home in Nebraska would change his life forever. In this interview, he explains how painting has been a form of therapy, helping him express the emotions related to the event.
Museum Exhibition in Russia - click here to learn more
Four of Matt’s recent paintings were selected for the exhibition "Radical Fluidity: Grotesque in Art" at the MISP Museum in St. Petersburg, Russia.
Today Matt will be presenting for 30 minutes on the story of his art, the inspiration, and offering advice to an audience of 300. Stay tuned for links to videos and pictures!