Categories Archives: Announcements

Art Talk at the San Francisco Maritime Museum

I’m honored to be asked to speak about my art and sea experience at the San Francisco Maritime Museum on March 25th at 1pm.  I was invited by (and will be speaking with) Lauren Hartman, a talented artist and professor at Cal Maritime Academy. Please stop in if you can and check out the line […]

Museo Italo Americano

I’ll be opening up a two person show title “Beyond The Horizon” this week in San Francisco at the Museo Italo Americano. I’m paired up with a talented LA based artist named Jen Celio. Located in Fort Mason, the museum is free and open to the public, it will be up from Jan 27th- April […]

John McNeil Studio Limited Edition

  Edition 7: Martin Machado from John McNeil Studio on Vimeo. I recently completed this huge 38 piece installation at John McNeil Studio in Berkeley, CA. While I was preparing the work some nice folks from JMS came by for a studio visit and wrote up a little recap here. Check it out.

International Maritime Festival in Brest, France

I was honored to have the kind folks involved with the Teatro Container in Chile, bring my work to Brest, France for their Maritime Festival. (Click here for images and a French article on the event).  A large installation was set up showcasing some of my ink on paper pieces alongside the large-scale painting of […]

Onshore Winds, Offshore Accounts, Show at Seeing Things Gallery

I’m looking forward to a solo show opening up this friday May 27th at Seeing Things Gallery in San Jose.  I will have a big group of silver gelatin photographs that I have been working hard in the darkroom to develop. The photos span my work on a handful of containerships since 2009.  In addition […]

Un Océano Entre Nosotros: Valparaíso Chile

I recently returned from a few weeks down in Valparaiso, Chile. I was lucky enough to be invited down by an Arts and Theater organization called Teatro Container, which was putting on their 5th Festival showcasing visual and performance art all centered around shipping containers. Some of their previous festivals have been in other areas […]

Book Release: “An Ocean Between US”

Ever since I got the chance to flip through some early editions of Captain Cook’s “Voyages Of Discovery” books at the special collections floor of the San Francisco Public Library, I have wanted to create a book of my own. After years of planning with the guys at The Prototype Press, I am very proud […]

Solo Show at K. Imperial Fine Art

I’m jazzed to open a solo show this week in San Francisco. The show consists of a grip of recent ink/gouache paintings, framed by myself. It will be up through Dec 12th. Please stop by if you can! Also we will be having a book release party at some point before the show comes down, […]