Matthew Ross (b. 2000, Washington, DC) lives and works in Los Angeles, CA, and Bar Harbor, ME. He graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) in 2022. His work explores a variety of themes including human landscapes and interactions, natural phenomena, mystic beliefs, and political existence. His first solo exhibition "Envive" was shown in Santa Barbara at the historic Arlington Theatre in 2022. He has a selection of work hanging at the Santa Barbara Fine Art and was shown in the gallery’s 2022-2023 Winter group show.