Lecture at School of Visual Arts, NYC, August 2015

In Conversation with Matt Leifheit from Steven Brahms on Vimeo.

CCNY Interviews : Elisabeth Biondi & Matthew Leifheit from Azhar Chougle on Vimeo.


Matthew Leifheit (1988, Chicago) is pursing his MFA at the Yale School of Art. From 2013-2015 he was photo editor of VICE, and is now VICE's Photo Editor-at-Large. Read his articles for VICE here. He is also a photographer, writer, and curator based in New York City. Having studied at the Rhode Island School of Design and Spéos, Paris, he has written on art and photography for TIME Magazine's Lightbox blog, Art Fag City, and the Camera Club of New York.

He is Editor-in-Chief of MATTE Magazine, an independent print publication that functions as a platform for new ideas in photography. MATTE is sold at Printed Matter and collected by the Museum of Modern Art library in New York.

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