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Matt Bodett
Chicago, IL

About the Artist

Matt Bodett lives and works in Chicago, Illinois. His practice developed from a diagnosis of schizoaffective disorder and an attempt to express this lived experience through artistic media. This confrontation with madness has allowed him the opportunity to be a MacDowell fellow, an incubator artist with High Concept Laboratories, and a 3Arts/Bodies of Work fellow. His artwork has been displayed nationally and internationally as part of the Douro Biennial, as well as galleries in Tehran, Milan, and Oslo. Bodett has also presented performance art as a 3Arts fellow at notable locations in Chic…

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About the Artist

Matt Bodett lives and works in Chicago, Illinois. His practice developed from a diagnosis of schizoaffective disorder and an attempt to express this lived experience through artistic media. This confrontation with madness has allowed him the opportunity to be a MacDowell fellow, an incubator artist with High Concept Laboratories, and a 3Arts/Bodies of Work fellow. His artwork has been displayed nationally and internationally as part of the Douro Biennial, as well as galleries in Tehran, Milan, and Oslo. Bodett has also presented performance art as a 3Arts fellow at notable locations in Chicago such as Steppenwolf Theater, the Poetry Foundation, Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art, and Victory Gardens. His work has also been performed at the Freud Museum in London and as a part of the No Limits Festival in Berlin. Bodett currently serves on the Artist Council for 3Arts Chicago, and on the Advisory Board for the Institute for Therapy Through the Arts.

Artist’s Work

Self portrait as rembrandt 4
Matt bodett

Self Portrait as Rembrandt #4

By Matt Bodett

Beauty like
Matt bodett

beauty like

By Matt Bodett

Self portrait as rembrandt 2
Matt bodett

Self Portrait as Rembrandt #2

By Matt Bodett

Self portrait as rembrandt 3
Matt bodett

Self Portrait as Rembrandt #3

By Matt Bodett

Self portrait as rembrandt 1
Matt bodett

Self Portrait as Rembrandt #1

By Matt Bodett

Selected Exhibitions

  • Bert Green Fine Art
    Chicago, Illinois, 2020
  • Rockford University
    Rockford, Illinois, 2020
  • Evanston Art Center
    Evanston, Illinois, 2017
  • No Limits Festival
    Berlin, Germany,
  • Freud Museum
    London, UK,

Education

  • Boise State University, MFA
    Boise, Idaho,2011 
  • Boise State University, BFA
    Boise, Idaho,2009