Matt Corrado is an American artist and illustrator based in Washington, DC. His bold graphic style is heavily influenced and inspired by his youth and admiration for pop art, skateboarding and comic books. Matt's work is vibrant and sharp and has been described in the Washington Post as "it's ingredients are ready-mades, visible all around us and available to be recombined endlessly like strands of cultural DNA."

Recognized across Washington, DC and beyond, his large murals and collaborations include the likes of Nike, &Pizza, Kung Fu Tea, Heineken, Converse and more. Matt studied at the Rhode Island School of Design and graduated in 2005 with a BFA in illustration.

Matt is also owner and creative director of Bright Light Media, a full service creative agency he co-founded in 2011.

Select Clients

Nike / &pizza / Apple / Converse / Vans / Washington Capitals / Baltimore Ravens / Boston Celtics / Heineken / Under Armour / Discovery Channel / DC United / Kung Fu Tea / Taylor Gourmet / Equinox / Tretorn / AARP / Nordstrom / Ubisoft


Exhibitions & Events

2019 ECSC Vans Surf Featured Artist

2019 Secret Walls X PowWow! DC

2019 Secret Walls, Equinox Gym Washington, DC

2019 Broccoli City Festival, Featured Artist

2019 DC United "Man of the Match" featured Artist, Washington DC

2018 “Balancing Act” Solo Show, Blind Whino Culturehouse, SE DC

2018 ECSC Vans Surf Featured Artist

2018 DC United "Man of the Match" featured Artist, Washington DC

2018 Truth Among Liars, Group Art Show Washington, DC

2018 Secret Walls X PowWow! DC

2018 Canopy by Hilton Featured Artist, The Wharf DC

2017 Secret Walls, Under Armour Headquarters

2017 The Future of Sports, Washington DC

2017 Pow!Wow! DC Mural Festival

2017 ECSC Vans Surf Featured Artist

2017 Tretorn Nylite 50 Artist Series

2017 House of Roulx Print Release

2017 Nike AirMAX Day, Blind Whino DC

2017 ART14 Showcase, Curated by Bl_nk World

2017 Fathom DC, Experiment #2, Union Market DC

2016 Pow!Wow! DC Mural Festival

2016 Steadfast Supply, Featured Artist Showcase

2016 Secret Walls, Moonrise Festival Baltimore MD

2016 36 Chambers, Blind Whino DC

2016 #TheUncelebrated, Artist Showcase, Blind Whino DC

2015 G40 Art Summit, Art Whino

2015 For the Love of Brick, The Fridge Gallery, DC

2015 "Hyperbole" / Solo Show, FNDTN Gallery

2014 "Wavelengths: A Poetic Synthesis of Sound and Art" / Solo show, Adah Rose Gallery

2014 Urban Decay V, The Fridge DC

2014 Converse X Nordstrom Pop-In, VA


2013 "Hype Machine" / Solo Show, FNDTN Gallery