Originally from Los Angeles, 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, and the Czech Republic. Matheson is the recipient of a Milton and Sally Avery Fellowship Award from the Vermont Studio Center in Johnson, VT, and a recent Artist Grant from The Elizabeth Greenshield Foundation in Montreal, Canada. He has been an artist-in-residence at the Örö Residency Programme in Finland, Mass MoCA in North Adams, MA, and the Vermont Studio Center, among others. 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.