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Matthew Clay Baumgardner Edit Profile

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Matthew Clay Baumgardner, American Artist. Recipient Purchase awards Mint Museum, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1981, Gibbes Museum, Charleston, South Carolina., 1981; Visual Artist fellow National Endowment for the Arts, Washington, 1993.

Background

Baumgardner, Matthew Clay was born on February 5, 1955 in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Son of Alan Wirth and Mary Lou (Weidner) Baumgardner.

Education

Master of Fine Arts, University North Carolina, 1982.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-man shows include Presbyterian College, Clinton, South Carolina, 1980, Sumter (South Carolina) Gallery, 1981, Wilkov/Goldfeder, New York City, 1987, Wessel O'Connor Limited, New York City, 1988, 89, Howard Yezerski Gallery, Boston, 1992, Charles Cowles Gallery, New York City, 1993, Gallery A, Chicago, 1995, Bentley Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona, 1998, Doctor of Medicine Modern, Houston, 1998, Jeffrey Coploff Fine Art, 2000, 2001, Bentley Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona, 2000, Jeffrey Coploff Fin Art, 2001. Group exhibitions include Spartenburg (South Carolina) Arts Center, 1979, Columbia (South Carolina) Museum, 1979, Clemson (South Carolina) University, 1980, Greenville (South Carolina) County Museum, 1980, Greater Birmingham (Alabama) Arts Alliance, 1981, Gibbes Museum, Charleston, South Carolina, 1981, Mint Museum, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1981, Ackland Museum, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 1982, Huntington (West Virginia) Museum, 1982, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York City, 1985 Hudson Center Gallery, New York City, 1985, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York City, 1985, Mokotoff Gallery, New York City, 1985, 86, Wilkov/Goldfeder, New York City, 1987, Trenton (New Jersey) City Museum, 1988, Wessel O'Connor Limited, New York City, 1989, Stephanie Theodore Gallery, New York City, 1991, Art Dealers Association American, New York City, 1993, New Museum Contemporary Art, New York City, 1993, Trans Hudson Gallery, Jersey City, 1993, New York City, 1997, Gallery A, Chicago, 1994, 95, 98, Gallerie Marie-Louise Wirth, Zurich, Switzerland, 1995, Bentley Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona, 1997, Doctor of Medicine Modern, Houston, 1998, Jeffrey Coploff Fine Art, New York City, 1999, 2000, Bemis Center, Omaha City, Nebraska, 1999, LewAllen Contemporary, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 2000.

Connections

Married Heather Evans. Children: Zoe Klee, Eva Evans, Lila Joy, Sofi Clare.

father:
Alan Wirth Baumgardner

mother:
Mary Lou (Weidner) Baumgardner

spouse:
Heather Evans

children:
Zoe Klee Baumgardner

Eva Evans Baumgardner

Lila Joy Baumgardner

Sofi Clare Baumgardner