BIO

Matthew Borgen is a native of Akron, Ohio. He was awarded a BFA
in drawing from the University of Akron in 1998, and an MFA in
painting from the University of Minnesota in 2002.

Since moving to Philadelphia in 2003, Borgen has presented his
installations, videos, and digital prints in regional venues including
The Abington Art Center; The Barbara Crawford Gallery
at Springside Chestnut Hill Academy; Inliquid Gallery; and The Center for
Contemporary Art, Bedminster, New Jersey. Nationally he has
been included in exhibitions at The Urban Institute for Contemporary
Art, Grand Rapids, Michigan; The 621 Gallery, Tallahassee,
Florida; and The Arlington Center for the Arts, Arlington,
Massachusetts.

This October Borgen will be presenting a new series of digital prints
in the first exhibition of the 2018-19 Wind Challenge Series at
Fleisher Art Memorial.

Borgen has served as Exhibitions Coordinator for Arcadia University
since 2012. His curatorial projects include exhibitions of preparatory
sketches by muralist David Guinn, a survey of the career of
mid 20th-century artist John Hathaway, and most recently,
a presentation of proofs and drawings related to the lithographs
of Benton Spruance.