Matt Volla received a BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in Studio Art with an emphasis in Sound Art and Sculpture. He received an MFA in Electronic Music from Mills College in Oakland, CA. He has shown throughout America in solo and group shows including White Columns in New York City, Tangent Gallery in Detroit and Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco. His film soundtracks have screened at the Rotterdam International Film Festival in the Netherlands, Pacific Film Archive in Berkeley, CA and Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco. Matt teaches film studies and sound art and drives to the beach in his vegetable oil-powered vehicle.