Alex Matzke
Photographer

I keep a camera with me always to constantly rehearse the art of honest capture. Born and raised in Nebraska, I returned after university in New Mexico to document the beauty I could not get out of my head. Desolate and barren by winter, thick with life and humidity in summer; these perceptions only scratch the surface. Searching for something I think will take a lifetime to put into print.

Alex Matzke
Photographer

I keep a camera with me always to constantly rehearse the art of honest capture. Born and raised in Nebraska, I returned after university in New Mexico to document the beauty I could not get out of my head. Desolate and barren by winter, thick with life and humidity in summer; these perceptions only scratch the surface. Searching for something I think will take a lifetime to put into print.

  • Tongues of Fire
    Feb 22 – May 5, 2024
    Kunsthall Trondheim
    Trondheim, Norway
    In response to our home building’s former life as a fire station, and Trondheim’s history as a city shaped by blazes whose traces are still present in its design today, this group exhibition brings together artists who have been deeply touched and transformed through the challenges manifest in the burnt and burning. Hailing from diverse generations and backgrounds, these individuals converge to explore how flames have served as agents of change across time and space. (more…)