Rob Matthews

Lecturer, Drawing
Fine Arts


M.F.A., Virginia Commonwealth University
B.F.A., University of Tennessee

Works in drawing. Teaches Drawing I. Taught at Tyler School of Art, University of the Arts, Raritan Valley Community College.  Collections: Philadelphia Museum of Art, Phila. PA; Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Phila. PA; North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC; de Young Museum, San Francisco, CA Solo exhibitions:  Gallery Joe, Philadelphia (2010, 2007, 2005); Daniel Cooney Fine Art, NY,NY (2008); Gallery 817, University of the Arts (2003); Sarah Moody Gallery, University of Alabama (2008); Anderson Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth University (2008); Middle Tennessee State University (2003); Raritan Valley Community College (2007). Awards: Pew Fellowship in the Arts (2009); Pennsylvania Council on the Arts fellowship (2008, 2004)


Self-Portrait with Nosebleed, 2009, graphite on paper, 7" diameter

Rebecca, 2008, graphite on paper, 7" diameter

Richard, 2009, graphite on paper, 7" diameter

Felix Culpa #3 (Memorial), 2008, graphite on paper, 9x7"

Felix Culpa #4 (The Sleeping Drunk), 2008, graphite on paper, 9x7"

Tree Study #3, 2009, graphite on paper, 9x7"