Just a taste

Marfa, TX has treated me well, but unfortunately it’s time for me to leave. As a fair well to this wonderful place, I’ll be having an exhibition of the work I’ve been making here at the Masonic Lodge. Originally a Freemason’s lodge and temple this historic building is now owned by the superb folks over at Ballroom Marfa. Come check it out if you can! If not, check back here in a couple weeks for images from the show.

Be there or be an untitled work in mill aluminum.

Here's an overall view of my apartment/studio.

This series is titled "Teeterteeter" the piece on the far right has the subtitle "Hotternhot." They're made of painted matches, super-glue, and C-clamps.

Another series here. These are titled "Filler" salsa cans and florescent paper.

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About Matt Jacobs

Matt Jacobs is an artist and writer based in Kansas City, Missouri. He holds a BFA in Sculpture and Art History from the Kansas City Art Institute. His work has been exhibited internationally in Iceland and Italy as well as throughout the U.S. including Texas, California, and New York. In addition to maintaining a studio practice, Jacobs also pursues critical activities such as writing and curating. He has curated several exhibitions in the Kansas City area including “Twenty Something” at City Arts Project and at the H+R Block Artspace’s Biennial Flatfile exhibition. His writing has appeared in Art Tattler, Review Magazine, and Glasstire.
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