Matthew is a Data Research Specialist at the Getty Research Institute, where he focus on data-driven research into the history of the art market as part of the Provenance Index Remodel Project. He earned his PhD in Art History at the University of Maryland, College Park in 2016, using computational analysis to explore the long-term changes in the organization of print designers, engravers, and publishers in the Netherlands between 1500–1700.

He has previously worked as a curatorial fellow with the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC, and as a graduate assistant in the Michelle Smith Collaboratory for Visual Culture in the University of Maryland’s Department of Art History and Archaeology. He has been a recipient of Kress and Getty Foundation grants for their summer institutes in digital art history, and served on the steering committee for the Kress and Getty-funded symposium Art History in Digital Dimensions at the University of Maryland in October 2016. He is a member of the College Art Association’s Student and Emerging Professionals Committee.

In addition to conference papers at ADHO’s annual meeting, the College Art Association, and the Renaissance Society of America, his work has appeared in the International Journal for Digital Art History, British Art Studies, and Perspective: Actualité en histoire de l’art. He is also a contributor to The Programming Historian.


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Sixteenth Century Studies Conference

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