Meet the Artists

Meet the Artists
Matt Hyleck
Matt Hyleck

received a BFA from Xavier University in 1997. He is currently a resident artist and instructor at Baltimore Clayworks whose outstanding functional pottery has earned recognition by the Maryland State Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowship award in Craft in 2005, 2007 and 2011.  He was recognized in the May 2008 Ceramics Monthly as an “emerging artist” and his studio work has received multiple awards including the 2009 NCECA Biennial (Outstanding Functional Pot Merit Award by Trax Gallery + Skutt Kilns Purchase Award) and 2009 Jersey Shore Clay National (1st Prize).  Additionally he has completed visiting artist-residencies at Tainan National University for the Arts, Taiwan R.O.C. in 2005, Ohio University’s Woodfire Symposium in 2010 and Watershed Craft Center’s summer 2012 artists invite artists residency.  He serves as the director of education for Baltimore Clayworks Mt. Washington campus, a position he has held since October 2000.  You may view his recent work at www.matthewhyleck.com  

In the Solo Gallery:
ON HORIZONS: Matthew Hyleck
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August 8–September 19, 2009