Name: Matt Frieburghaus
Title: Chair, Department of Art and Digital Media,
Associate Professor of Digital Media
Office Location: Steel Plant FF119
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


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.  He teaches courses for the Digital Media program including 3D Modeling and Animation, Design for the Web, and Multimedia Authoring.


Video, Sound, Landscape, Maps, Astronomy

Awards & Honors:

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



2017 Elevation, WAAM, Woodstock, NY
2015 Strata, Beacon Room at BAU gallery, Beacon, NY
2010 Waveforms, Westchester Community College Center for the Digital Arts, Peekskill, NY


2018 Upon the Ground, Below the Water, Albany International Airport Gallery, Albany, NY
2017 Summer Whites, Marquee Projects, Bellport, NY
2017 Super Natural, Matteawan Gallery, Beacon, NY
2017 A Dark Rock Surged Upon, Garner Arts Center, Garnerville, NY
2017 Taconic North, LABspace, Hillsdale, NY
2017 Collar Works, Troy, NY
2017 ARTech, VanGo! Museum on Wheels, Susquehanna Art Museum, Harrisburg, PA
2016 THE BIG SMALL SHOW 2016, Drawing Rooms, Jersey City, NJ
2016 If This, Then What?, ODETTA, Brooklyn, NY
2016 Rattle & Hummmmmm, ODETTA, Brooklyn, NY
2015 Water Effect, Schweinfurth Art Center, Auburn, NY
2015 Duets, Matteawan Gallery, Beacon, NY
2014 Many Songs One Center, (Decomposer), Collaborative Concepts, Saunders Farm, Garrison, NY
2014 STE(A)M, ArtsWestchester, White Plains, NY
2014 Sky: A National Juried Exhibition, Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA
2014 Collison20:bilocate, Boston Cyberarts Gallery, Boston, MA  
2013 Simultan Festival, Timisoara, Romania 
2013 Bronx Calling: The Second AIM Biennial Video Screenings, Bronx Museum of the Arts and Wave Hill, Bronx, NY
2013 Bronx Calling: The Second AIM Biennial, 1285 Avenue of the Americas Art Gallery, New York, NY
2013 Peekskill Project V, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill, NY
2013 Timelines, Matteawan Gallery, Beacon, NY
2013 Festival Miden,Chios, Greece
2013 Reuse Aloud, NewBridge Project Space, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
2013 Video Art Screening, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
2012 Juried Exhibition, Center for Contemporary Art, Bedminster, NJ
2012 Festival Miden, Kalamata, Greece
2012 First Contact, Field Projects, New York, NY
2012 FILE RIO 2012, Art Galery of Oi Futuro – Flamengo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2012 Verge Art NYC, Pop Up Space NY, 159 Bleecker Street, New York, NY
2011 FILE, SESI’ Cultural Center, Sao Paulo, Brazil
2011 ICED, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Staten Island, NY
2010 Digital Matter(s), International exhibition of digital media, Saranac Art Projects, Spokane, WA 
2010 Soundgate, On-line and On-site exhibition sponsored by PORT2010, Aalborg, Denmark 
2010 Sub Terrain, Work • Ann Arbor Gallery, University of Michigan School of Art and Design, Ann Arbor, MI
2010 Mapping Perception, Video Installation, Garrison Art Center, Garrison, NY
2009 Color Matters, South Shore Art Center, Cohasset, MA
2008 Changing the Way We Think… New Media Art, Foster Gallery, University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire 
2008 TvFILM: Independent filmmaker series, WMHT, Troy, New York
2007 Taiwan International Animation Festival, Taipei, Taiwan
2006 Modern Arts Midwest Gallery, Lincoln, Nebraska
2006 Everson Biennial, Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, New York
2006 Lowe Art Gallery, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York
2005 7a Bienal de Video y Nuevos Medios de Santiago, Museum of Contemporary Art, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
2005 The Future of Digital Art, Sponsored by Artswego, Suny Oswego, Oswego, New York
2005 Fantoche 05 10 seconds minianimation, Gallery DoK, Baden, Switzerland
2004 Point of Convergence, Lightwork, Syracuse, New York
2004 Breaking the Ice, Hartell Gallery, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York