is an award-winning, classically-trained 2D animator, filmmaker, and experimental musician. He graduated from Vancouver Film School in 2010 and moved to Los Angeles where he cut his teeth as a freelance commercial animator before moving back to the Northwest.
Matthew has worked on ads for companies including Footlocker, Vans, Warner Bros. Records, The History Channel, Good Books, Environment California, and the Jubilee Music Festival for studios Buck, Moving Colour, Rocket Lab, and Pet Gorilla.
He has animated work by notable artists Geoff McFetridge, Mrzyk & Moriceau, Mr. Dvice, and more.
He received an arts grant in 2018 from the Alexa Rose Foundation, providing funding toward finishing his second feature film, A Black Rift Begins to Yawn.
Details on his personal film work can be fount at SKY MELT.
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