Matthew Steele is a artist and graphic designer living and working in Charlotte North Carolina. Often utilizing the aesthetic of function and industry, Steele draws parallels from the made-made and human technologies of the self. With a BFA in sculpture from Indiana University, Steele came to Charlotte in 2012 for a McColl Center for Art + Innovation Artist Residency. He has exhibited at Locust Projects (Miami), The Sculpture Center (Cleveland), The Mint Museum, Hodges Taylor, UNC Charlotte, Central Piedmont Community College, Winthrop University and Goodyear Arts. His work is found in collections nationally and internationally, including AXA, Art in Embassies, Charlotte Skin and Laser, Honeywell, the Haan Collection (Indiana), Marriott, and Beacon Partners.