As an interdisciplinary media artist, Matt Garcia artistic practice investigates ecology, its relationship to knowledge systems and how media can connect communities to a reclaiming or reimagining of a lost epistemology. Garcia's art and research practice utilize a spectrum of expression tools: performance, video, photo and land installation. Garcia was a 2016 Creative Capital Awardee. His work has been presented nationally and internationally at venues such as: Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts (Paris France), Museum of Contemporary Native Art - MoCNA (Santa Fe,NM), Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara , The National Hispanic Cultural Center, The International Symposium on Electronic Art (2012,2015), Balance-Unbalance Festival (Noose, Australia) and HASTAC (Lima, Peru).