Matthew Crotty
Matthew Crotty

Matthew Crotty is an Associate Producer for KCET's Artbound and Live @ The Ford series. From Los Angeles, Matthew graduated from Loyola High School, completed his undergraduate degree at Boston College and a Masters in Modern European History at UC San Diego. In between he taught English at the Odenwaldschule in Ober-Hambach, Germany. Before joining KCET, he worked at KPCC'sThe Madeleine Brand Show and 826LA. His interests include history, theory, and popular culture; audio/visual editing; creating music; cycling; craft beer; and crafting Arduino microprocessor projects.

Recent Articles
Incubators: Machine Project
Incubators: Machine Project
We talk to Mark Allen of Machine Project for the first iteration of our new column "Incubators," which seeks to illuminate the interconnected ecosystem of artistic production often obscured by the high visibility of commercial galleries and large museums.
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Architecture/ Design

California becomes an international export by redefining the concept of city and home.

icon, Community Arts discipline

Community Arts

Through workshops, education and placed based projects, art is the connective tissue of a community.

icon, Cultural Politics discipline

Cultural Politics

Funding bubbles, cultural deserts and the politics of access to the arts in the 21st century.

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Film & Media Arts

At the shadow of the entertainment industry, video artists and underground filmmakers take a stand.

icon, Literature discipline


Noir, sunshine and dystopia create a multi-ethnic narrative that is read, watched and admired around the globe.

icon, Multi-Disciplinary discipline


Multi-hyphenate works that combine disciplines, remix dogmas, and reinvent the wheel.

icon, Music discipline


A dialogue between cultures, the music of our state serves up the California dream like no other artform.

icon, Performance discipline


Staging the drama of California through dance, music and theater.

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Visual Arts

Breaking away from the European and New York vanguard, California reinvents the art world.

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