Matt Wedel
Selected works
Matt Wedel
L.A. Louver, 2017
Matt Wedel<br>
Fruit landscape, 2016<br>
ceramic / 5 3/4 x 7 1/2 x 8 3/4 in. (14.6 x 19.1 x 22.2 cm)<br>
(Inv# MW16-62)
Matt Wedel<br>
Fruit landscape, 2016<br>
ceramic<br>
9 x 10 x 9 in. (22.9 x 25.4 x 22.9 cm)<br>
(Inv# MW16-52)<br>
Private collection
Matt Wedel<br>
Fruit landscape, 2016<br>
porcelain<br>
8 x 8 1/2 x 8 in. (20.3 x 21.6 x 20.3 cm)<br>
(Inv# MW16-69)<br>
Private collection
Matt Wedel<br>
Flower tree, 2016<br>
ceramic<br>
7 1/2 x 9 x 10 in. (19.1 x 22.9 x 25.4 cm)<br>
(Inv# MW16-16)
Peaceable Fruit
L.A. Louver, 2015
Matt Wedel<br>
Banana tree, 2015<br>
ceramic<br>
72 x 79 x 58 in. (182.9 x 200.7 x 147.3 cm)<br>
(Inv# MW15-31)
Matt Wedel<br>
Figure with heads, 2015<br>
ceramic<br>
59 x 68 x 37 in. (149.9 x 172.7 x 94 cm)<br>
(Inv# MW15-67)
Matt Wedel<br>
Flower tree, 2015<br>
porcelain<br>
9 x 14 1/2 x 12 1/2 in. (22.9 x 36.8 x 31.8 cm)<br>
(Inv# MW15-54)
Matt Wedel<br>
Head, 2015<br>
ceramic<br>
15 x 9 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. (38.1 x 24.1 x 26.7 cm)<br>
(Inv# MW15-64)
Sheep's Head
L.A. Louver, 2013
Matt Wedel<br>
Sheep with flowers, 2013<br>
ceramic<br>
top: 39 1/2 x 32 x 29 in. (100.3 x 81.3 x 73.7 cm)<br>
base: 78 1/2 x 62 x 43 in. (199.4 x 157.5 x 109.2 cm)<br>
Private collection
Matt Wedel<br>
Flower tree, 2013<br>
ceramic<br>
72 x 42 x 52 in. (182.9 x 106.7 x 132.1 cm)<br>
Private collection
Matt Wedel<br>
Rock, 2013<br>
ceramic<br>
65 x 56 x 54 in. (165.1 x 142.2 x 137.2 cm)
Installation photography<br>
Matt Wedel: Sheep's Head
Figure
L.A. Louver, 2012
Matt Wedel<br>
Figure, 2011<br>
ceramic<br>
Overall: 83 x 39 x 42 in. (210.8 x 99.1 x 106.7 cm) 
Legs: 43 x 39 x 18 in. (109.2 x 99.1 x 45.7 cm) 
Head: 40 x 42 x 36 in. (101.6 x 106.7 x 91.4 cm) <br>
(Inv# MW12-22)<br>
Private collection
Child flower tree landscape
L.A. Louver, 2010
Matt Wedel<br>
rock, 2010 <br>
fired clay and glaze <br>
36 x 38 x 37 in. (91.4 x 96.5 x 94 cm)
Matt Wedel<br>
flower tree, 2007 <br>
fired clay and glaze <br>
79 x 52 x 42 in. (200.7 x 132.1 x 106.7 cm)
Matt Wedel<br>
flower tree, 2010<br>
fired clay and glaze<br>
40 x 32 x 34 in. (101.6 x 81.3 x 86.4 cm)<br>(Inv# MWe10-53)
Installation photography<br>Matt Wedel: Child flower tree landscape
Installation photography<br>Matt Wedel: Child flower tree landscape
Group Show
L.A. Louver, 2009
Matt Wedel<br>
boy, 2007<br>
fired clay and glaze<br>
64 x 36 x 32 in. (162.6 x 91.4 x 81.3 cm)
Matt Wedel<br>
flower tree, 2007<br>
fired clay and glaze<br>
73 x 46 x 31 in. (185.4 x 116.8 x 78.7 cm)
Matt Wedel<br>
Child, 2007<br>
fired clay, glaze and luster<br>
42 x 39 x 36 in. (106.7 x 99.1 x 91.4 cm)
Matt Wedel<br>
Flower Tree, 2008<br>
fired clay and glaze<br>
32 x 14 x 16 in. (81.3 x 35.6 x 40.6 cm)<br>
Private collection
Matt Wedel<br>
Flower Tree, 2008<br>
fired clay and glaze<br>
77 x 43 x 45 in. (195.6 x 109.2 x 114.3 cm)<br>
Private collection
Installation photography<br>
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10 Artists from Los Angeles
Bio

1983 Born, Palisade, CO
Lives and works in Athens, OH

Education:
2007 Masters of Fine Art, Ceramics California State University Long Beach, Long Beach, CA
2005 Bachelor of Fine Arts The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

biography
Portrait of Matt  Wedel. Photo: Tessa Berg.
Photo: Tessa Berg
Current exhibitions
CLAY Museum of Ceramic Art
Middelfart, Denmark
11 May 2019 - 3 Nov 2019
Museum exhibition
Selected L.A. Louver exhibitions
14 Nov 2018 - 12 Jan 2019
Gallery exhibition
26 Apr 2017 - 24 Jun 2017
Gallery exhibition
18 Nov 2015 - 30 Dec 2015
Gallery exhibition
11 Apr 2013 - 18 May 2013
Gallery exhibition
Selected museum exhibitions
American Museum of Ceramic Art
Pomona, CA
11 Aug 2018 - 17 Feb 2019
Museum exhibition
Craft and Folk Art Museum
Los Angeles, CA
28 Jan 2018 - 6 May 2018
Museum exhibition
Foundation d'entreprise Bernardaud
Limoges, France
23 Jun 2017 - 24 Feb 2018
Museum exhibition
Omi International Arts Center
Ghent, NY
27 May 2017 - 30 Dec 2018
Museum exhibition
Video


Selected articles
Ollman, Leah. "Matt Wedel."
Art in America, 1 February 2019
full article, PDF

Pagel, David. "Bright, blazing bursts of color enliven Matt Wedel's sculptures at L.A. Louver."
The Los Angeles Times, 27 November 2018
full article, PDF

Wood, Eve. "Matt Wedel at LA Louver."
Art and Cake, 26 February 2018
full article, PDF
Dambrot, Shana Nys. "Matt Wedel."
Art LTD, May/June 2014
full article, PDF

Pagel, David. "A heady view of offbeat world."
Los Angeles Times. 3 May 2013
full article, PDF

McElroy, Gil. "Matt Wedel".
Ceramic - Art & Perception. Issue 82. 2010
full article, PDF
Artist website
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