Studio Happy Hour: Andy Mattern

April 9, 2020| studiohappyhour

For our first installment of our Happy Hour and Studio Visit Series, we visited virtually with photographer, Andy Mattern in his studio.

About the Photographer


Andy Mattern was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico in 1979. His recent work engages photography’s aesthetic conventions and physical materials as subject matter. Since 2015, he has served as Assistant Professor of Photography and Digital Media at Oklahoma State University, where he has instituted the first fine art photography program in the university’s history. His work is held in the permanent collections of SFMOMA, the New Mexico Museum of Art, the Tweed Museum of Art, and the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. His photographs have been reviewed in publications such as ARTFORUM, The New Yorker, Camera Austria, and Photonews. He holds an MFA in Photography from the University of Minnesota and a BFA in Studio Art from the University of New Mexico.