CV: MATTHEW MCHUGH

 

EDUCATION

Purdue University, expected graduation May 2021

·       Master of Fine Arts, drawing and painting

Colorado State University, August 2016

·       Bachelor of Fine Arts, drawing concentration

·       Minor in Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Arts Advocacy, and the Public

 

JURIED SHOWS AND PUBLICATIONS

Westwood Exhibition, October 2018 – April 2019

·       Juried selection of Purdue University student works to be shown in the university president’s Westwood house for six months

Out of Step Books: Juried Series Publication, March 2016 (publication date)

·       Juried selection of works, published in a collective book of contemporary art, titled Enchanted

·       2 drawings competitively selected for publication

Out of Step Books: Juried Series Publication, August 2015 (publication date)

·       Juried selection of works, published in a collective book of contemporary art, titled Pandaemonium

·       5 drawings competitively selected for publication

Curfman Gallery 2015 Student Art Exhibit, 4/15/15 - 5/15/15

·       Location: Curfman Gallery, Colorado State University

·       Juried student work from Colorado State University; 1 large drawing selected for public display

WARES Juried Show: First Friday in Boulder, 9/28/14 – 10/3/14

·       Location: Innisfree Poetry Bookstore & Café, Boulder, CO

·       2 works selected by a juried panel for First Friday art walk

Emergence: Drawing Show, 9/14/14 – 9/21/14

·       Location: Colorado State University Visual Arts Building

·       Selected works from upper division drawing students

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

Credo Art Show, 11/18/17

·       Location: Art Lab, Fort Collins CO

·       Large charcoal drawings and oil paintings from the Credo series, as well as other 2016-17 works

Perceptions and Environments, 6/27/15 – 8/22/15

·       Location: Artisan Framing, Fort Collins CO

·       Large charcoal and ink drawings from the Perception and Environments series

Art Lab Music and Art Showcase, 4/6/15

·       Location: Art Lab, Fort Collins CO

·       Artworks displayed as a solo show, with guest musicians

OTHER EXHIBITIONS

Purdue MFA Open Studio Show: Fall 2018

·       Location: Purdue University MFA studios in the  Forestry Products Building

·       Group show of selected works from the art MFA program

Moore/McHugh Capstone Show, 12/4/15 and 12/11/15

·       Location: Art Lab Fort Collins

·       Drawing capstone show with Chase Moore, fellow Drawing BFA

Advanced Drawing Open Studio Show: Spring 2015, Fall 2014, and Fall 2015, 12/13/14 – 12/19/14, 5/11/15 – 5/15/15, and 12/14/15 – 12/18/15

·       Location: Colorado State University Visual Arts Building

·       Group shows of selected works from the advanced drawing program

Environments: Drawing Show, 11/2/14 – 11/8/14

·       Location: Colorado State University Mini Gallery, Fort Collins CO

·       Collaborative drawing and painting show with Chase Moore and Ben Stanford