Friday, March 14, 2014


Once agan Matrix Fine Art was votes the number one gallery in the city by Albuquerque's Local IQ Smart List!
We opened the show Penumbra on the first Friday. It was currated by local artist Archer Dourghety and showcases fantastic work by pop-surrelists from across the country and internationally.

A video of the show made by friends of Archer can be viewed by clicking the link below.


Sunday, February 16, 2014

Contemporary Japanese Printmakers Shinji Ando and Takahiko Hayas

Hayashi San stands in Matrix Fine Art with one of his lovely and bright etchings.
Shinji San with his beautiful subtle work.
Hayashi San stands with New Grounds artist Dan Noyes.
Dan Noyes and Gallery Assistant Tanya Landin in Matrix.
Interns Kaitlin Reese and Michelle Sharp.

Photos by Jeff Simpson and blog by Kaitlin Reese.

Sunday, December 8, 2013

1x15 at Matrix Fine Art

Last Friday Matrix Fine Art celebrated the opening of the photography show 1X15 during the Nob Hill Shop and Stroll. 15 different photographers took a variety of images of one model, Nyika Allen.
Photographer Tim Anderson stands in Matrix and jokingly gives me a hard time!
There was a great crowd that evening who were very excited to see the wonderful photos on display!
Tim discusses one of his images with a guest.
Director Regina Held stands in Matrix with one of the photographers.
Model Nyika Allen (in pink) visits with guests.
Photographer Tony Giancola and Tim Anderson.
Be sure not to miss out on all the fun and art and join us for the next First Friday! 

Photos and Blog by Kaitlin Reese, New Grounds Intern.

Sunday, November 3, 2013

Landscape Elements

Sarah Hartshorne stands with one of her beautiful paintings during her and artist Ken Dagget's joint show Landscape Elements in Matrix Fine Art.

Artist Pamela Wesoleck and her boyfriend John admire Sarah's work.

Director Regina Held speaks with a guest inside of Matrix.

Two students take a look at black and white photography from a previous show.

Don't forget to join us for the next first Friday!!!

Sunday, September 8, 2013

Black and White, photography by Pat Berrett, Matthew Cohen, and MaryZaremba

A large crowed gathered at Matrix Fine Art to see the stunning black and white images created by photographers Pat Berrett, Matthew Cohen, and Mary Zaremba. Above Pat Berrett stands in front of his photographs.
Photographer Matthew Cohen stands with Pat Berrett in Matrix before the reception.
A couple stops and looks at photos by Pat Berrett and Matthew Cohen.
A guest visits with Photographer Mary Zaremba.
The model, Pam,  photographed by Mary Zaremba examines herself in the photos.
A woman seems impressed by the humorous landscape by Matthew Lutz.
Be sure to visit us for our next First Friday Reception!
Photographs and Blog by Kaitlin Reese, New Grounds and Matrix Fine Art Intern.

Sunday, August 4, 2013

First Friday August 2013, "Excavations", paintings by Raul Dorn andMarilyn Dillard.

At Matrix Fine Art we started the month of August off with a reception showing off paintings by Raul Dorn and Marilyn Dillard, who are both friendly and talented!

Inside New Grounds artists Mary Sundstrom and Kathe Noe pose with a friend between them.

Former intern and now New Grounds artist Ryan Harris came to see the show with his lovely girlfriend Taylor.

Gallery Assistant Tanya Landin Smiles with Matrix and New Grounds artist Phil Peterson.
New Grounds artist Jaqui Lewnes and Tayna stand and smile for the camera in front of a piece by Marilyn Dillard.
Jaqui and our always fabulous Director Regina Held pose in front of work by Raul Dorn in Matrix.
Artists Raul Dorn and Marilyn Dillard.
New Grounds artist Pamela Wesolek prepares for the evening demonstration.

Do not forget to drop by and see us on the next First Friday!

Blog by Kaitlin Reese, Intern.
Photos by Kaitlin Reese and Jeff Simpson