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Matthew J. Sage

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EDUCATION

 

2016 – MFA : Writing - School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2010 – BA : Creative Writing / Art & Aesthetics  - Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

 

CLASSROOM & TEACHING EXPERIENCE

 

2017-2020    Part-time Faculty – Communications, Media, Theater Department

                    Northeastern Illinois University

CMTM377 – Gender & Media

CMTM366 – Multimedia Story Telling

CMTC305 – WIP: Academic Writing for Media Studies

CMTM250 – Intro to Audio Production

CMTM160 – Introduction to Cinema

                       

Honors’ Thesis Advisor

McNair Research Scholarship Mentor

 

2016-2017   Adjunct Professor & Cohort Leader (English Department) & Professional Tutor

                  Wilbur Wright College, Chicago City Colleges, Chicago IL

                         ENG99 – Developmental English

                         ENG102 – Science Fiction & Dystopias

 

2014 - 2016   Graduate Museum Ambassador

Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

 

2016              Graduate Instructor

       School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Intro to Academic Writing – Science Fiction & Dystopias

                             

2015 - 2016   Graduate Teaching Assistant

                    School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

                        Electronic Writing w/ Judd Morrisey

                        Literary Transmissions w/ Janet Desaulniers

 

2012               Community Poetry Workshop Leader

Wolverine Farm Publishing, Fort Collins, CO

 

 

OTHER PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

2020                  Cached.Media

Publisher/Owner/Operator/Curator/Editor/Designer/Mailroom

                 Private Press Intermedia Imprint & Broadcaster

                 www.cached.media

 

 

2009 - 2019         Patient Sounds / Patient Presses

                           Publisher/Owner/Operator/Curator/Editor/Designer/Mailroom

 Private Press Record Label & Book Publisher

  www.patientsounds.com

 

2013                     Art Curator & Event Coordinator

   Bean Cycle Coffee House, Fort Collins, CO

 

 

 

 

 

FREELANCE

 

Writing, Editing, Audio/Video Production, Design, Consultation, Installations, Etc…

 

CLIENTS: The Whitney Museum, The Art Institute of Chicago, Ghostly International, Reverb, Third Coast International Audio Festival, Art Institute of Chicago, Noumenal Loom, Students of Decay, Flaunt Magazine, The Smudge, as well as private individual clients.

 

AWARDS

 

2012             Poet Laureate, Fort Collins, CO

 

2010 / 2011    Best Experimental Musician - Fort Collins Music Association, Fort Collins, CO

 

 

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY & EDITORIAL

 

2019 – The Dupont Parcels - Mailorder Serial Story - published by Patient Presses

2018 – Buckled – collage artbook – published by Patient Presses

2018 – “The Importance of Classrooms” – article published by The Smudge

2017 – Elements & Manifolds – chapbook - published by Patient Presses

2017 – SPACEbyproxy – chapbook - for the exhibition Precariat at Hyde Park Art Center

2016 – “Reliquary” &  “Wabi Grid IV” – from The Vanishing Body Collected 2016 published by SAIC Press

2014 – “Marginalism Not Vacancy” – essay - Flaunt Magazine.

2013 – “Myotis lucifugis…” – from Poetic Inventory of RMNP - published by Wolverine Farm Publishing.

2011 – Concentricities v1: Echoes – poetry chapbook - published by Patient Presses

 

SELECTED DISCOGRAPHY

 

2019 – Catch a Blessing – LP – Geographic North Records

2018 – Astrolabe EP – cassette – Noumenal Loom

2016 – Rife w/ Typo – cassette – Orange Milk Records 

2014 – A Singular Continent – 2xLP and artbook – Patient Sounds

2014 – Data in the Details – cassette – Geographic North Records

2013 – Lux Collapsing/Lux Collapsed – cassette / 7” lathe cut – Patient Sounds

2013 – Camouflage Repertoire – cassette – Patient Sounds

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS & SPECIAL PERFORMANCES

 

2019 – “Choir” – collaboration with Pope.L – sound design to accompany installation and sculpture

            Whitney Museum of Art, New York, NY

 

2019 – “WHAT IS THE BIG IDEA?” - Beginning to See the Light group show – installation & wall painting

            Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL

 

2018 – “The Escape” – performance directed by Pope.L – musical performance and sound design

            Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

 

2017 - "Grozi/Babau" - drawings and mobile device components

            Third Annual Poet's Theater Sector 2337, Chicago, IL

 

2017 - Third Coast International Audio Conference - Re:Sound Live backing musician & scoring

            Thalia Hall, Chicago, IL

2016 – “Clouds & Shells” – multimedia installation. MFA Show

 Sullivan Galleries, School of the Art Institute, Chicago, IL

 

2015 – Music for “Emak Bakia” – performance sound for the film by Man Ray

Sonic Celluloid XIII, Block Museum, Evanston, IL

 

2015 – “Geographic Glossolia” – collage – Compound Trace (group show)

 Page Gallery, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

 

2013 – Sound Performance – New York Art Book Fair, PS1, Queens, NY