Matt Kenyon


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Matt Kenyon


Matt Kenyon


Director, Graduate Program
Associate Professor

Research Field

Graphic Design; Emerging Practices

Contact Information

126 Center for the Arts

Buffalo NY, 14260-6010

Phone: (716) 645-0535


Matt Kenyon is a new media sculptor who lives and works in Buffalo, N.Y. He has participated in numerous collaborations with artists, architects, and technologists, including McLain Clutter, Adam Fure, Tiago Rorke and Wafaa Bilal.

Kenyon’s work has been exhibited internationally and collected by institutions including the Museum of Modern Art in New York. It has received a number of awards including the distinguished FILE Prix Lux Art prize. Reproductions of SWAMP’s work have been featured in mainstream publications such as Wired and Gizmodo, and also appear in edited volumes such as A Touch of Code (Gestalten Press) and Adversarial Design (MIT Press).

Kenyon is a 2015 TED fellow and a Macdowell fellow. He was recently selected for Coolhunting’s CH25 a showcase of creators and innovators from a broad range of disciplines who are currently working to drive the world forward.

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