With a background in computer animation Mat is an artist/practitioner and senior lecturer on the BA (Hons) Animation course.

Working primarily with 3D computer generated imagery Mat's work has been selected for a number of international film festivals including the International Festival of Cinema & Technology and SIGGRAPH Asia. He has also presented his work at SIGGRAPH 2013 in California as part of their "Dailies" event.

Alongside his own personal research and development Mat has also collaborated with Dutch artist IEOIE for a number of years and together they have produced imagery for international exhibition, most recently their work was shown at Kinetica 2013 in London.