Mat Brutger was born and raised in Collegeville, MN. He is currently residing in Minneapolis, MN. He is currently an MFA Candidate at the Hartford Art School International Limited-Residency MFA in Photography Program. 

 

Education

2012 BA in Studio Art with a concentration in Environmental Studies, St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN. 

 

Solo Exhibitions

2012 un(contained), St. Olaf College, Northfield MN.

2011 Nacreous, St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN.

2011 Wanderings, The Local Blend. St. Joseph, MN.

2011 Rice County, St. Olaf College. Northfield, MN.

 

Group Exhibitions

2016 Points of View - A Photography Show, Artspace Jackson Flats, Minneapolis, MN.

2015 UnBound4!, Candela Books+GalleryRichmond, VA.

2014 FlakPhoto Midwest Print Exhibition, Diane Endres Ballweg Gallery, Madison, WI.

2014 The Space Between, Northfield Arts Guild, Northfield, MN.

2013 Fine Arts Exhibition, Minnesota State Fair, St. Paul, MN.

2013 “A Minnesotan Goodbye” Northfield Arts Guild, Northfield, MN.

2013 13th Annual Essential Art Exhibition, Paramount Gallery, St. Cloud, MN.

2013 Sunday Night Supper Club, Flaten Art Museum, Saint Olaf College, Northfield, MN.

2012 Fine Arts Exhibition, Minnesota State Fair, St. Paul, MN.

2012 Emerging Artist Exhibition, Arthaus Decorah, Decorah IA.

2012 12th  Annual Essential Art, Paramount Gallery, St. Cloud, MN.

2011 St. Olaf Juried Show, Dittmann Groot Gallery, St. Olaf College. Northfield, MN.

2011 28th Annual Gimpse Study Abroad Photo Contest, Buntrock Commons, St. Olaf College. Northfield, MN.

2011 The Quarry, The Burrow, St. Olaf College. Northfield, MN.

2010 St. Olaf Juried Show, Dittmann Groot Gallery, St. Olaf College. Northfield, MN.

2010 27th Annual Gimpse Study Abroad Photo Contest, Buntrock Commons, St. Olaf College. Northfield, MN.

2009 St. Olaf Juried Show, Dittmann Groot Gallery, St. Olaf College. Northfield, MN.

2008 Minnesota Scholastic Art Awards Minneapolis College of Art and Design. Minneapolis, MN.

 

Awards

2013 Fourth Place Photography, Minnesota State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition, St. Paul, MN.

2012 MCAD Award, Minnesota State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition, St. Paul, MN.

2012 Honorable Mention, Photography, Minnesota State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition, St. Paul, MN.

2011 First Place, Artistry Category, ACM Off-Campus Study Photo Contest, ACM, Chicago, IL.

2011 Best of Show, 28th Gimpse Study Aborad Photo Contest. St. Olaf College. Northfield, MN.

2011 Two Honorable Mentions, 28th Gimpse Study Abroad Photo Contest. St. Olaf College. Northfield, MN.

2010 Honorable Mention 27th Gimpse Study Abroad Photo Contest. St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN.