New Series! The Carpenter Artist 2018

“My Old Home” 
Created by Matthew Reilly “The Carpenter Artist” April 2018
Acrylic on wood
Custom maple frame
13″ x 29″
Includes free shipping within the U.S.
Includes a personalized letter from the artist including the history of the piece.

Matthew James Christopher Reilly was born in Appleton, WI.  He is a formally trained artist who graduated from the Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design (MIAD) in 1985 with a BFA in drawing and printmaking.  Matthew is also a longstanding carpenter and master craftsman. 

Matthew’s artistic philosophy relates to an expression of movement and color as a gesture of self and the world around. Artistic influences include Impressionism, German Expressionists and the Abstract Movement and Expressionists.  Matthew’s signature artistic technique is his  “Pulled Paint Process” demonstrated in this YouTube video. 


For more about Matthew, visit
Matthew’s Upcoming Show! 
May 11th – July 15th
Opening May 11th, 6:30-8:00pm (meet Matthew at the reception)
The Arts Mill in Grafton
1300 14th Avenue
matthew reilly creating largest pulled painting in the world
Matthew Reilly at his Inner-Action Solo Show in 2012, The Arts Mill, Grafton WI
The BIG Exhibit 2018 is a national, juried exhibition that celebrates the innovation of artists who create work on a large scale in a broad range of media and styles. The exhibition will be on display in the Arts Mill, May 11th – July 15th, 2018.

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