About the Author

Matthew Ballou
Blurbarian Since August 2006
Name Matthew Ballou
My Web Site www.eikonktizo.com
Gender Male
My Occupation Faith-motivated Husband, Dad, Artist, Professor of Art, Writer, Thinker
My Bio Matthew Ballou is an artist originally from New York, now living in Columbia, Missouri where he holds a position as Assistant Teaching Professor of Painting and Drawing at the University of Missouri. He received a BFA from the School of Art Institute of Chicago in 2001, and an MFA from Indiana University-Bloomington in 2005. His work has been recently exhibited in Belgium, Seattle, WA, Boston, MA, and Louisville, KY. Matt is also a writer, and his essay “Second Horizon: The Changing Vision of Odd Nerdrum” was the featured article in the Summer 2006 edition of Image Journal.

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