Matthew Pedersen is a costume designer and wearable artist based out of Brooklyn, New York. His work has most recently been seen at Bard College Conservatory Opera, The Curtis Inst. of Music, Manhattan School of Music, Tri Cities Opera, and Onsite Opera. Matthew also works as an assistant designer on and off Broadway. This summer he will be assistant designing two operas for the renowned Santa Fe Opera. He holds his MFA in costume design from Florida State University.