Cameron Martin is committed to the experience of making, using unorthodox techniques that create mesmerizing effects. Whether the artist is creating meticulous landscapes or vibrating abstractions, his use of layering is methodical and easily overlooked. Noticing these subtleties is the reward of observation for those who take the time to fully engage with his work.
Martin has had solo exhibitions at the Philbrook Museum of Art, Tulsa, OK; the St. Louis Art Museum; and in Tokyo, Japan. He has received numerous awards including the 2010 John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship, the 2008 Joan Mitchell Foundation Fellowship, and the 2001 Artists at Giverny Fellowship and Residency in Giverny, France.
A native of Washington State, Cameron Martin lives and works in Brooklyn, New York. He is represented by Van Doren Waxter Gallery.