Categories Archives: Media

Bodies Politic at Cordesa Fine Art, Los Angeles (full preview)

My first solo show in Los Angeles is now open. Please stop by to see it in person before May 6th. Below are shots of the full installation.  It is made up of Ink on Paper Drawings, Photography, and Sculpture made from a well traveled shipping container. Here is a link to Cordesa Fine Art […]

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 […]

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 […]

Juxtapoz Interview

I’m honored to be featured in this April edition of Juxtapoz Magazine.  The issue has Bjork on the cover and is on news stands now. Check soon on the Juxtapoz’s website for more info on the issue, here

San Francisco International Ocean Film Festival

For the first time ever my short documentary on shipping out will be presented on the big screen in this years San Francisco International Ocean Film Festival. I’ve been a fan of this festival for many years, and have seen too many great films to list. I think I’m most excited to get a free […]

Interview with the Live Free Podcast

I was excited to have a skype chat with Mike Maxwell for his legendary art podcast.  As an artist spending huge amounts of hours in the studio, podcasts like this make the hours fly by. But really there aren’t too many like this. Mike is an artist himself and is about as real as they get, […]