Matthew P. Freeman is twenty years old and holds an Associates Degree in Applied Science in Fashion Design from the Fashion Institute of Technology, where he will be continuing on to the BFA program in the Fall .
Most recently Matthew has recently designed and constructed costumes for Willy Wonka Jr., and Bye Bye Birdie YPE. Some of his favorite shows he has designed include Anything Goes, Mary Poppins, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, and Thoroughly Modern Millie.
Matthew work has been featured in FIT's 2018 Associates Exhibition: Cabinet of Curiosities. He has also received the Regional Scholastic Art Award: The Gold Key for his Design in 2014, and the Regional Scholastic Art Award: The Silver Key for his Design in 2016
In January of 2016 Matthew was featured on Boston's Channel 5 WCVB Chronicle in a episode titled Whiz Kids! Featuring his design Talents, Some of his work and an Interview. The segment can be viewed on their website and starts at 3:37 (http://www.wcvb.com/article/whiz-kids-art-and-design/8081568)