Artist and Small Business Owner Matthew Olyphant
About Matthew Olyphant
An artist based in Northern California, Matthew Olyphant studied art and composition at the University of California at Berkeley and has sold paintings in shows and exhibits across the United States. His compositions, based largely on shape and movement, combine jagged lines with conflicting colors and often depict tension between humans and their surroundings. Inspired by artists such as Picasso and Basquiat, Matthew Olyphant utilizes color theory and texture to create unique and visually engaging pieces. He also produces art on a commission basis, with prices ranging from $500 to $15,000. To browse galleries or to contact the artist, visit his website at www.matthewolyphant.com.
In addition to his painting, Matthew Olyphant draws on his artistic knowledge as the owner of Above the Rest, a design and installation company that uses sustainable materials to create stylish and contemporary outdoor spaces. The company specializes in fences, decks, retaining walls, and gates.