Vermont
Profile Type: Artist
Artist
Matt Neckers

Matt Neckers is a visual artist. He works in a variety of media including sculpture, photography, animation, painting, and installation. In a career spanning over twenty five years, Matt has exhibited  his work in locations around the United States. In 2009, Matt received a Learning in Art and Culture Fellowship through the Vermont Studio Center, which was funded by the National Endowment for the Arts and the Vermont Arts Council. In 2012, he was named a Juried Teaching Artist by the Vermont Arts Council.  In 2007, he was also given a Distinguished Arts Education Leader Award by The Vermont Alliance for Arts Education (Affiliated with the Kennedy Center Alliance for Art Education)  Matt studied painting at Evergreen State College, in Olympia, WA, and received his M.Ed. Arts in Education from St. Michael’s College, in Colchester, Vermont.Matt has taught art and digital media to students, ranging from young children to graduate students. Currently Matt works as an adjunct instructor at St. Michael's College and as an instructor at Green Mountain Technology and Career Center.   Matt lives in Northern Vermont with his family. 

Contact Information

First Name: 
Matt
Job Title/Position: 
Artist
Mailing Address: 
Eden
Eden, VT 05652
Physical Address: 
Eden, VT 05652
Last Name: 
Neckers
Phone: 
802-635-3541

About

Profile Type: 
Artist
Primary Discipline: 
Visual/Crafts - Sculpture
Additional Disciplines: 
Visual/Crafts - General
Visual/Crafts - Experimental
Visual/Crafts - Installation
Visual/Crafts - Metal
Visual/Crafts - Mixed Media
Visual/Crafts - Painting
Visual/Crafts - Photography
Visual/Crafts - Printmaking
Visual/Crafts - Sculpture
Year Founded: 
1970
Populations Served: 
Adults
Businesses
Elders
Families
General Public
Immigrant Populations
Nonprofits
People with Disabilities
School Groups
Teens
Youth-At-Risk
Institution/Business Type: 
Artists (Individual)
Activities and Services: 
Arts Instruction / Lessons
Design Services
Exhibitions
Public Art Projects (In Free, Public Spaces)
Workshops / Demonstrations / Master Class
Geographic Reach: 
National

Affiliations and Accomplishments

Awards: 
2013 Juried Teaching Artist, Vermont Arts Council
2011 Merit Award Exposed Sculpture Exhibit, Helen Day Art Center
2007 Distinguished Arts Education Leadership Award VAAE (Affiliated with the Kennedy Center)
2009 Learning in Art & Culture Fellowship (Funded by the National Endowment for the Arts) Vermont Studio Center

I am a Teaching Artist

Ages Served: 
Pre-Kindergarten-age
Elementary School-age
Middle School-age
High School-age
College-Age
Adults
Certifications / Training: 
Vermont Level II K-12 Art License
Provisional VT Tech. Ed Arts License (Multimedia and Design)