Matthew Diafos Sweeney

(Artistic Director) is an Ovation Award winning performance maker and composer based in Los Angeles. Mat works with all performance mediums to create and produce original work, often staged in unexpected locations. He has been creating site specific performance internationally under the Four Larks moniker since 2008. His work is fixated on memory, mythology, and transmediation.

Mat's performance and music projects have been supported and commissioned by New Music USA, the Australia Council for the Arts, the City of Melbourne, the Getty Foundation and the Besen Foundation. In 2017 he will premiere Undine and develop a new work at the Getty Villa Theatre Lab.