William Matheson lives and works in Portland, OR. He has exhibited nationally at galleries in Richmond, VA, Washington, DC, and New York. Internationally, his work has been shown in Switzerland, South Korea, Japan and the Czech Republic. Matheson is the recipient of a Milton and Sally Avery Fellowship Award from the Vermont Studio Center in Johnson, VT, an Artist Grant from The Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation in Montreal, Canada and a recent Project Grant from the Regional Arts and Culture Council in Portland, OR . He has been an artist-in-residence at the Örö Residency Programme in Finland, Mass MoCA in North Adams, MA, AIRY in Kofu, Japan and the Vermont Studio Center. Matheson Received his MFA from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, VA, in 2016 and his BFA from Portland’s Pacific Northwest College of Art in 2013. He joined Nationale as a represented artist in the summer of 2015.
CURRENT SOLO EXHIBITION: ANTIGEN, JULY 2019
PAST SOLO EXHIBITION: ANIMAL LAUGHTER, 2017
PAST SOLO EXHIBITION: NIGHT WAS ALREADY IN MY HANDS, 2015
PAST SOLO EXHIBITION: SUNLESS, 2014