Matt has worked over twenty-five years as an illustrator, photographer, film director and teacher.
He has created political and social illustrations for Time, Newsweek, Mother Jones, Rolling Stone, Esquire, The London Observer and New York Times Op-Ed pages, and won gold and silver medals from The Society of Illustrators.
Matt has also shot photographic essays on The Homeless, People with AIDS, Texas prison system, abortion clinics, mental hospitals, Nicaragua, Haiti, Belfast, Mexico, Japan and France. He has published three books of personal fine-art photographs, and has photographs in the permanent collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.
In addition, Matt has directed music videos for Peter Gabriel, U2, REM, Tracy Chapman, Sting, Bonnie Raitt, Ice-T, Metallica, David Byrne, and Joni Mitchell. His documentary “I Like Killing Flies” was chosen for the 2004 Sundance Film Festival.