Matthew Kirscht was born in Glendora, NJ and currently lives in New Orleans, LA. He has been a working artist since the mid 1990's and his work is found in collections around the world.
Originally working solely in the Halloween genre, he later expanded his focus with more personal paintings shown in galleries in New York, California, Pennsylvania, Washington DC, Virginia, Montana and Louisiana. His work can also be found in magazines such as Direct Art, The Comics Journal, the 2008 & 2009 Tripwire Annuals, Celebrate 365 & more. His Halloween sculptures were featured on HGTV's Collectible Treasures in 2001.
In 2008 Matthew Joined forces with the Pop Culture Trading Pin Co. to produce a series of limited edition collector's pins. Matthew also self publishes a line of limited edition Halloween postcards as well as a series of books featuring his Halloween imagery titled "10/31" under the company name "Shiverbones".www.shiverbones.com/matthewkirscht