Matthew Sherwood is a mixed media painter and sculptor originally hailing from Dayton, OH. He earned his BFA in Painting in 2010 from MICA and his MFA in Painting from Towson University in 2015. He has recently shown his work in Baltimore, MD and Galerie Wolfsen in Denmark. He is one half of the specialty furniture company Vanscoy Wade and Co and he teaches studio art at Carroll Community College, CCBC, and Towson University.
If my art transformed into a movie it would be classified as a dark comedy. Using humor and visual metaphors, the work asks questions about morality and mortality. Blending the representational with the fantastical; I attempt to reward the viewer with approachable narratives that ask for an opinionated interpretation