Matthew Burge

Matthew Burge

Matthew Burge

  • B.A., University of South Florida, 1993
  • M.F.A., School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 1996
First year at SCAD:

My inspiration is seeing my students grow as artists and succeed in the real world.


  • 01.10 Give Me A Minute, a show of minute-long films from around the world, The Shirey, Brooklyn, NY.
  • 12.09 Wonderland, video installation, Kai Lin Art, Atlanta, Ga.
  • 11.09 Open Studio Night, video, "Fluxsation," SCAD Atlanta
  • 11.09 Open Studio Night, video installation, The Chamfer, SCAD Atlanta
  • 11.09 SCAD DMC Opening, installation, virtual coy pond, Atlanta
  • 11.09 Le Flash, A Very Loud Silence, Night Whisper from 1991, video, Atlanta
  • 06.05 54th Annual All Florida Exhibition, digital prints, Boca Raton Museum of Fine Art, Boca Raton, Fla.
  • 09.05 Electronics Alive III, animation and digital prints, Scarfone Hartley Gallery, Tampa, Fla.
  • 04.04 Art Across Florida, digital paintings, Aventura, Fla.
  • 06.03 52nd annual All-Florida Exhibition, digital prints, Boca Raton Museum of Fine Art, Boca Raton, Fla.
  • 08.02 Faculty exhibition, University of Tampa, digital prints, Scarfone Hartley Gallery, Tampa, Fla.
  • 04.02 Digital Art 2002, Kentucky State University, digital prints, Frankfort, Ky.
  • 09.97 IAD Digital Arts Exhibition, digital print, Tampa, Fla.
  • 05.96 Masters of Fine Arts Thesis Show (SAIC), computer graphics, Chicago, Ill.
  • 04.96 Fluxus Alan Kapprows, "18 Happenings in 6 parts", sound design, University of Chicago, Chicago, Ill.
  • 03.96 "%" Media Showcase exhibition, Gallery X, digital prints, Chicago, Ill.
  • 08.92 Unlocked Windows exhibition, USF Centre Gallery paintings/graphics, Tampa, Fla.
  • 05.92 Anne McKeel Ross Award of Merit, USF Annual Juried Show, paintings, Tampa, Fla.
  • 91-92 Honors Painting Program, USF Fine Arts College, painting, University of South Florida, Tampa, Fla.
  • 04.90 Gallery Show Hillsborough Community College, paintings, Hillsborough Community College, Tampa, Fla.


  • National Association of Photoshop Professionals.
  • College Art Association.
  • Chair of the e-Learning Council, SCAD Savannah, 2006-2007

Publications and presentations

  • 02.11 Introduced Chris Pullman at SCAD Atlanta AIGA Presentation.
  • 02.11 Moderated the NATAS Sports Panel.
  • 11.10 Presented to the SCAD AIGA Student Chapter.
  • 11.10 Emceed the MOME MEZMR10 Conference.
  • 07.10 DVD Production Workshop, SCAD Atlanta
  • 02.10 Moderated the NATAS Branding Panel.
  • 11.09 Emceed the MOME MEZMR09 Conference.
  • 11.08 Co-wrote, with Paul Lipsky, 3D Motion Graphics Book for Focal Press
  • 11.08 Emceed the BCST MEZMR08 Conference.

Previous Positions

2004-2005, University of Tampa, Tampa, Fla.
Visiting professor of art

  • Taught computer graphics, multimedia and painting

2003-2004, WFLA News Channel 8 NBC, Tampa, Fla.
Broadcast designer/animator

  • Designed show opens and news graphics and packaging

2003-2004, New River Productions/MMG, St. Petersburg, Fla.
Broadcast designer/animator

  • 3D animator, 2D designer and multimedia programmer

2002-2003, Tampa Digital Studios, Tampa, Fla.
Lead animator

  • Softimage DS artist/editor, 3DS Max animator, After Effects specialist and designer

1998-2002, ITT Technical Institute, Tampa, Fla.
Computer visualization instructor

  • Taught Photoshop, Illustrator, Director and 3D Studio Max

1997-2000 International Academy of Design Tampa, Fla.
Computer graphics and animation instructor

  • Taught Photoshop, 3DS Max and editing with Media100 system

1997-1998, CPN Design Studios, Clearwater, Fla. Animator/designer

  • Worked on projects for ESPN, NBC, ESPN2 and the NHRA

1996-1997, Atomic Imaging, Chicago, Ill.
Animator/designer/Media100 editor

  • Produced graphics and animation for post-production and events
  • Clients included Andersen Consulting, B-96 Radio and others

1995-1996. ORBIS Broadcast Group, Chicago, Ill.
McIntosh department head and symbolics artist/animator

  • Clients included Gatorade, JAMA, GE, American Airlines, Sears, Bozelle, NTSB and others

Courses Taught

  • MOME 130 Motion Media Design Techniques I
  • MOME 206 Motion Media Design Techniques II
  • MOME 235 Editing Theories and Techniques
  • MOME 309 Concepts in Motion Media Design
  • MOME 356 Compositing for Motion Media
  • MOME 369 Time-based Typography I
  • MOME 400 Senior Motion Media Design Project I
  • MOME 401 3D Motion Media Design
  • MOME 448 Senior Motion Media Design Project II
  • MOME 490 Motion Media Design Portfolio
  • ITGM 353 Interactive Web Design
  • CMPA 110 Advanced Survey of Computer Graphic Applications
  • MOME 501 Screen Design and Typography
  • MOME 711 Advanced Motion Media Design Techniques
  • MOME 729 Dynamic Typography
  • MOME 735 Motion Media Design Studio I
  • MOME 746 Main Title Design
  • MOME 748 Motion Media Design M.A. Final Project
  • MOME 749 Motion Media Design Portfolio
  • MOME 758 3D Motion Media Design
  • MOME 760 Alternative Methods in Motion Media Design
  • MOME 761 Timeline Compositing
  • MOME 775 Motion Media Design Studio II
  • MOME 779F Graduate Field Internship
  • MOME 779T Graduate Teaching Internship
  • ITGM 715 Interactive Web Design