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Matthew Trygve Tung

Matthew Trygve Tung

Matthew Trygve Tung was born and raised in San Francisco, CA, received his BFA from the San Francisco Art Institute in 2006 and subsequently relocated to New York, where he completed his MFA at Hunter College in 2012. He was awarded a Keyholder Residency at the Lower East Side Printshop in 2008 and received the Eleanor Gay Lee and Esther Fisher Perry awards from Hunter College in 2012. His work was featured in New American Paintings MFA Annual, Issue 99, and has been exhibited at galleries including Denise Bibro Fine Art, Blank Space Gallery, Geras-Tousignant, The Luggage Store, Spattered Columns in conjunction with ACNY, and through Ugly Art Room’s programming.

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Education and Featured Projects

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EDUCATION

MFA, Hunter College, City University of New York, 2012

BFA, San Francisco Art Institute, 2006

RESIDENCIES

Keyholder Residency, Lower East Side Printshop (LESP), 2008-2009

AWARDS

Eleanor Gay Lee & Esther Fish Perry Awards, 2012

San Francisco Art Institute Spring Show Award, 2006

Osher Memorial Merit Scholar, 2004-2006

SELECT EXHIBITIONS

2013

Urban Landscapes, Blank Space Gallery, New York, NY

2012

Art From the Boros, Denise Bibro Fine Art, New York, NY

Affordable Art Fair, presented by RAR Gallery of Berlin, New York, NY

Hunter MFA Thesis Exhibition Spring 2012, New York, NY

Through Archetypes, Ugly Art Room, Brooklyn, NY

2010

Structured, Curated by Jeff Bergman, Spattered Columns, New York, NY

A Cinderella Story: From a Bomb to a Bombshell, Ugly Art Room, Brooklyn, NY

2009

Chris Gartrell, Michael Rudokas, and Matthew Trygve Tung, 371 Canal Street, New York, NY

New Work by Artists in Residence, LESP, New York, NY

Urbane Development, Curated by Joe Fig, LESP, New York, NY

The Grid, Geras-Tousignant Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Winter Exhibition, Curated by Fabienne Lasserre, LESP, New York, NY

PUBLICATIONS

2012

New American Paintings issue 99, MFA Annual

Matthew Trygve Tung

1503

$ 500.00

DESCRIPTION 10x10", graphite and watercolor on cotton-rag paper. AUTHENTICATION  Signed by artist. The work comes with a Certification of Authenticity signed by the Co-Founder of Tappan SHIPPING  Unframed works ship...

Matthew Trygve Tung

1504

$ 500.00

DESCRIPTION 10x10", graphite and watercolor on cotton-rag paper. AUTHENTICATION  Signed by artist. The work comes with a Certification of Authenticity signed by the Co-Founder of Tappan SHIPPING  Unframed works ship...

Matthew Trygve Tung

1505

$ 500.00

DESCRIPTION 10x10", graphite and watercolor on cotton-rag paper. AUTHENTICATION  Signed by artist. The work comes with a Certification of Authenticity signed by the Co-Founder of Tappan SHIPPING  Unframed works ship...

Matthew Trygve Tung

1508

$ 500.00

DESCRIPTION 10x10", graphite and watercolor on cotton-rag paper. AUTHENTICATION  Signed by artist. The work comes with a Certification of Authenticity signed by the Co-Founder of Tappan SHIPPING  Unframed works ship...

Matthew Trygve Tung

1509

$ 500.00

DESCRIPTION 10x10", graphite and watercolor on cotton-rag paper. AUTHENTICATION  Signed by artist. The work comes with a Certification of Authenticity signed by the Co-Founder of Tappan SHIPPING  Unframed works ship...

Matthew Trygve Tung

1601

$ 600.00

DESCRIPTION 10x10", graphite and watercolor on cotton-rag paper. AUTHENTICATION  Signed by artist. The work comes with a Certification of Authenticity signed by the Co-Founder of Tappan SHIPPING  Unframed works ship...

Matthew Trygve Tung

1604

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Matthew Trygve Tung

Sceaux Gardens

$ 80.00

DESCRIPTION 9"x12" | Edition of 20 Matthew Trygve Tung's work explores the desire for and unattainability of order. Using Internationalist housing and modernist structures as visual starting points, he focuses...

Matthew Trygve Tung

Golden Lane

$ 110.00

DESCRIPTION 9"x12" | Edition of 20 Matthew Trygve Tung's work explores the desire for and unattainability of order. Using Internationalist housing and modernist structures as visual starting points, he focuses...

Matthew Trygve Tung

Churchill Gardens

$ 80.00

DESCRIPTION 9"x12" | Edition of 20 Matthew Trygve Tung's work explores the desire for and unattainability of order. Using Internationalist housing and modernist structures as visual starting points, he focuses...

Matthew Trygve Tung

Tour Esso

$ 110.00

DESCRIPTION 9"x12" | Edition of 20 Matthew Trygve Tung's work explores the desire for and unattainability of order. Using Internationalist housing and modernist structures as visual starting points, he focuses...

Matthew Trygve Tung

Beaumont

$ 110.00

ABOUT THE ARTWORK 10"x14" | Edition of 35 18"x26" | Edition of 25   Matthew Trygve Tung's work explores the desire for and unattainability of order. Using Internationalist housing and...

Matthew Trygve Tung

Untitled Tower

$ 80.00

DESCRIPTION 9"x12" | Edition of 20 Matthew Trygve Tung's work explores the desire for and unattainability of order. Using Internationalist housing and modernist structures as visual starting points, he focuses...

Matthew Trygve Tung

Tea Set with Notebook

$ 160.00

DESCRIPTION We've hand-picked a few of our favorites things for you from our collection of unique artist objects. These also makes the perfect gift.  Tung’s ceramic pieces are handmade in...

Matthew Trygve Tung

Small Cross-Dip Mugs - Set of 3

$ 100.00

DESCRIPTION Tung’s ceramic pieces are handmade in Brooklyn, NY. Seeking harmony between form and function, he employs a variety of clay bodies and custom glazes to create objects that embrace...

Matthew Trygve Tung

Cross-Dip Bud Vase

$ 60.00

DESCRIPTION Tung’s ceramic pieces are handmade in Brooklyn, NY. Seeking harmony between form and function, he employs a variety of clay bodies and custom glazes to create objects that embrace...

Matthew Trygve Tung

Hand-Carved Lidded Container

$ 90.00

DESCRIPTION Tung’s ceramic pieces are handmade in Brooklyn, NY. Seeking harmony between form and function, he employs a variety of clay bodies and custom glazes to create objects that embrace...

Matthew Trygve Tung

Hand-Carved Pitcher

$ 120.00

DESCRIPTION Tung’s ceramic pieces are handmade in Brooklyn, NY. Seeking harmony between form and function, he employs a variety of clay bodies and custom glazes to create objects that embrace...

Matthew Trygve Tung

Speckled Blue-Green Tea or Coffee Pot

$ 135.00

DESCRIPTION Tung’s ceramic pieces are handmade in Brooklyn, NY. Seeking harmony between form and function, he employs a variety of clay bodies and custom glazes to create objects that embrace...

Matthew Trygve Tung

Double-Dip Tea Set (Teapot and Two Tea Cups)

$ 150.00

DESCRIPTION Tung’s ceramic pieces are handmade in Brooklyn, NY. Seeking harmony between form and function, he employs a variety of clay bodies and custom glazes to create objects that embrace...

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