2003-2005 The New York Academy of Art, New York, NY, MFA
1996-1998 Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY
1995-1996 National Academy of Design, New York, NY
1989-1993 Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, BA: English

Selected Exhibitions/Representation

Solo shows

2017-present   Matt Brown Fine Art, LLC

2011   Paintings, F.A.N. Gallery, Philadelphia, PA.

2007   Recent Work,  Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA.

2005   Night Thoughts, Figureworks, Brooklyn, NY

2003  Period Pieces, Figureworks, Brooklyn, NY

1999   Paintings, Exhibition Space 156, Brooklyn, NY 

Selected Group Shows

2013  Faces of Figureworks, self portraits, Figureworks, Brooklyn, NY

2010  New Talent, F.A.N. Gallery, Philadelphia, PA.

         Exploring 100 years of figurative art, Part 1, Figureworks, Brooklyn, NY

2009  NYAA Second Biennial Alumni Association Exhibition, Figureworks gallery,  Brooklyn, NY

2006  Salon 2006, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY.

2005  Brooklyn Painters , Quill Studio, Brooklyn, NY.

2005  NYAA
Take Home a Nude, Philips de Pury & Company, NY, NY

 2001  Four Painters,  Exhibition Space 156, Brooklyn.

2007 Hazell Painting fellowship, Fleisher Art Memorial
2005 Prince of Wales Fellowship, summer painting session, Normandy, France
2002 Visiting Artist Presentation and Critiques, Brooklyn College, NY
1997/8 Charles G. Shaw Memorial Award, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY

Curatorial Experience
1999-2001 Curator. 11 group shows, 3 solo shows, Exhibition Space 156, Brooklyn, NY

Teaching Experience
2006-7 Fleisher Art Memorial, instructor
2006 Philadelphia University, adjunct professor
2005-present Private teaching- still life and landscape painting
2005 Monotype Workshop- at NY Academy of Art, spring semester