Matthew Oakley

Freelance Multimedia Freelancer & Digital Artist

Location:Sarasota, Florida, United States
Phone: 941-966-0516
2 Skills
Versatile scenic artist / fabricator /builder

Education 1991-93 Tampa Technical Institute NEC Tampa FL

AA commercial art

Student Assistant for Portraiture and Figure Drawing

2010 - current Art Institute of Pittsburgh Online Pittsburgh, PA

Working on BS in Media Arts and Animation

Current Work History

Currently Working with Chris Dixon Studios

Sotheby’s New York, NY

July through September 2011

Art Handler 7th floor

Modern and

Contemporary Art/Impressionists

Certified for forklift and safety at Sotheby’s NY

CTM-Kool Inc. Bradenton, FL January 2001 - June 2011 President and lead artist/project manager

Various conceptual, design, layout, fabrication, application and installation of large scale art pieces.

1998 -2000 Local motion (staging), Orlando Convention Center, Disney at the Dolphin and Swan, Lakeland Civic Center

Cinnabar FL 98-99 Scenic Painting,fiberglass, automotive finish

Universal MCA / Nickelodeon 98-00 Fabrication and Scenic Painting

Disney World /MGM Studios 98-00 Sculpting and automotive finish

Freelance Art work 1991-97 custom art pieces as Oakley Design

Examples of work locally Jungle Gardens, Siesta Point of Rocks Sea Wall

Chris Dixon Studios 1990 Production sculptures of endangered species

Art Engraving Inc.(a division of Thermo-Type) 1989 Brass raised image Embossing

Proficient in Adobe CS 5, Power Point and Office

Stage builder/carpenter/painter AV and lighting
Skills (2) Rating
Digital Art