I’m excited to release this new book titled Modular Memory! 100 pages of photos, drawings, short stories and poems, this little 8.5×5.5″ book is packed. Available in San Francisco at Park Life and Colpa Press, you can also purchase through my shop here
Installation photos from my show currently up at K. Imperial Fine Art in San Francisco through April 28th
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 […]
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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
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 […]
Come out to the Seeing Things Gallery friday Feb 6th for this group show opening. There will be lots of affordable art by talented artists.
Came across these amazing shots from the 80’s on an interesting site called http://www.bricoleurbanism.org/ You could be forgiven for thinking these are clever examples of Photoshop par excellence – but they’re not. They were published in the Nautical Institute’s “Seaways” magazine in January 2006 with the following caption: “‘These remarkable photos were taken in the 1980s, […]