Matthew Papa (b. 1967 Detroit, Michigan) has lived in New York City since 1993. He has undergraduate degrees from the University of Michigan (Philosophy) and Parsons, The New School for Design (Graphic Design). In his work, heâ€™s interested in photographyâ€™s ability to transform our notions of truth and reality, particularly as it pertains to desire, the body and relationship. He recently completed his MFA in Advanced Photographic Studies at ICP-Bard in May 2016.