Name: Matt Frieburghaus
Title: Associate Professor of Digital Media
Chair, Department of Art and Digital Media
Office Location: Steel Plant 05C
Extension: (845) 575-3000 ext. 2887
Personal Web Page:
Degrees Held:

M.F.A., Computer Art, Syracuse University
B.F.A., Animation, Minneapolis College of Art and Design
A.F.A., Graphic Communication, St. Louis Community College


Artist site:

Matt Frieburghaus records sensory experiences and uses digital processes to explore relationships between sight and sound. His work has exhibited at festivals, galleries, and museums including Boston Cyberarts Gallery, Bronx Calling: The Second AIM Biennial, Everson Museum of Art, Festival MidenField Projects, FILE, Garrison Art Center, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Matteawan Gallery, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, and Verge Art NYC. He has exhibited at university galleries including Foster Gallery at the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire, Hartell Gallery at Cornell University, Lowe Art Gallery at Syracuse University, and Work • Ann Arbor at the University of Michigan. Matt’s latest body of work is a response to Iceland where he spent a month long residency roaming the landscape recording video and sound. Matt teaches courses for the Digital Media program including 3D Modeling and Animation, Design for the Web, Multimedia Authoring, and Sound Design.





Duets, Matteawan Gallery, Beacon, NY
Strata, BAU Gallery, Beacon, NY
STE(A)M, ArtsWestchester, White Plains, NY
Sky: A National Juried Exhibition, Beford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA, 2014
Collision Collective 20, Boston Cyberarts Gallery, Jamaica Plain, MA, 2014
Simultan Festival, Timisoara, Romania, 2013
Bronx Calling: The Second AIM Biennial, 1285 Avenue of the Americas Art Gallery, 2013
Peekskill Project V, HVCCA, Peekskill, NY, 2013
Festival Miden - Chios, Greece, 2013
Video Art Screening, Brooklyn, NY, 2013
Reuse Aloud, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK, 2013
Festival Miden - Kalamata, Greece 2012
First Contact - Field Projectcs Gallery, New York 2012
Verge Art Fair NYC 2012
FILE RIO 2012, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Clinic - Vasa Projects, 2011
FILE - Media Art, Sao Paulo, Brazil 2011
iced, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Staten Island 2011
Park Magazine, Multimedia Showcase Blog, based in Oporto, Portugal 2011
Digital Matters, Saranac Art Projects, Spokane, WA 2010
Soundgate, Aalborg, Denmark 2010
Waveforms (SOLO), WCC Center for Digital Arts, Peekskill, NY 2010
Sub Terrain, University of Michigan, Work: Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, MI 2010
Mapping Perception, Garrison Art Center 2010
Color Matters, South Shore Art Center; Cohasset, MA 2009
Changing The Way We Think...New Media Art, University of Wisconsin Eau Claire 2008
TvFILM, WMHT; Troy, NY 2008
Taiwan International Animation Festival; Taipei, Taiwan 2007
Modern Arts Midwest Gallery; Lincoln, NE 2006
Everson Biennial, Everson Museum of Art; Syracuse, NY 2006
7a Bienal de Video y Nuevos Medios de Santiago; Santiago, Chile 2005
Future of Digital Art, Suny Oswego; Oswego, NY 2005
10 seconds mini animation, Gallery DOK; Baden, Switzerland 2005
Point of Convergence, Lightwork; Syracuse, NY 2004
Breaking the Ice, Cornell University; Ithaca, NY 2004



Artist in Residence:

Nes Artist Residency, Skagaströnd, Iceland, 2014
Aritst in the Marketplace, Bronx Museum of the Arts, 2013
Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT, 2009