Graham Martin ( 19 - )
GRAHAM MARTIN ARTIST & CURATOR was born
MA Fine Art Leeds Metropolitan University
PGCE FE Huddersfield University
PhD Art & Design - Leeds Metropolitan University. 2009.
Title - An artist on art practice: a reflective study of making & showing 2002-09.
Visiting lecturer Leeds University & Dewsbury College
2003 Arts Council grant Medicine for the Soul + Syringe work
2005 Arts Council grant R & D into Maps & Signage
2007 Arts Council grant (+ other funding) Yomu Arts Festival, York
2009 - Arts Council grant Research trip (Berlin & Amsterdam)
2009 Arts Council grant (+ other funding) Crunchtime2010 event
2011 Arts Council England Agency: 2 projects.
Note: I am an artist & curator. Projects below marked (C) indicate curation project. Artist project
marked (G) indicates participation in Group show.
Selected showing & projects
Artist in Residence York Cemetery. York, UK. Jan/July 99
(Natural Sculpture + Exhibition)
Dedalus Exhibition (G) Context Gallery, Londonderry. June 02
Medicine for the Soul York College. March April 04
Residency Coed-Hills Rural Artspace, Cowbridge,
Vale of Glamorgan, UK. Sept / Oct 04
Medicine for the Soul Thackeray Medical Museum,
Leeds. Dec 04 April 05
7 artists from Bradford (G) Stadhaus Gallery, Hamm, Germany.
May / June 05
Signposts, Maps & Medicines Cartwright Hall Art Gallery, Bradford,
UK. July 05 Feb 06
9th International Artists Bookfair (G) Dean Clough, Halifax. UK. 11/3/06
(Mapworks & Shredded books)
FRED FESTIVAL (G) Lake District. UK. 2 weeks in Oct 06
(Art & installation in rural area)
2 works in Cockermouth & Grasmere)