Everything you need to know about me, the artist, Matthew Dawn (also contains contact information).Read more "READ ALL ABOUT IT!"
My best works. (includes paintings, murals, photographs and digital art.)Read more "GALLERY"
“Holy shit dude, check this I’m already at 20K views! When I left home it was barely 10K which is crazy by itself!” I scream like a little girl and raise both arms excitingly in the air as I demand the attention of a friend sitting next to me. The views I’m talking about are those on […]Read more "When dreams come true. Part 1: Going viral"
“Listen, we need to talk. Promise me you won’t get mad…”
– I close my eyes and let my head hang. I knew this was coming. I just didn’t expect the guillotine to fall as quickly as it did.
A 3 page comic about loss.Read more "Best Friends"
Pictures from ‘Trojan Horse was a Unicorn 2015’.Read more "THU 2015"
It was a long time ago since I’ve done another graffiti jam with some friends at a remote location. So when the call came, I didn’t hesitate. I packed the car and drove off.Read more "The places in our dreams."
My experience of Tromsø doesn’t really match what I had expected it to be. I was looking forward to a small town, secluded from the world, dark nights with lots of stars against the world’s ceiling and bright northern light.Read more "The Most Northern City On Earth, Tromsø – Norway."
I asked her, ‘How do I become a tattoo artist?’ Being seemingly tired of getting frequently asked that question after having just quit the show, she replied with another question.
‘Do you have any tattoos?’
– ‘I haven’t, yet.’
‘Well, you might want to get one first.’
New knowledge, actively acquired, helps me point my life into the direction that I want. If luck is the clash that happens at the intersection of preparation and opportunity, then reading is a major way to help me prepare for those opportunities. Even more so, since I’m still young and lack a lot of experience. […]Read more "Why I read."
A short story about how I deal with creative work and the inspiration that is therefore needed but doesn’t always feel like showing up.Read more "The Creative Muse"
In April 2014 I did my first big-time project for the Belgian based real estate developer ‘Xior’. It required 6 street artists, an assistant, a camera man, nine days and more money than I used to make in a year at my previous job. I was responsible for everything.Read more "My First Experience Leading A Team"