Julian Martin, Artist

Solo Exhibition: Transformer

Arts Project Australia Gallery

30 August 2014

A solo exhibition of Julian Martin's work, is currently held at the Arts Project Australia galleries, 24 High Street, Northcote. This event was opened by Rupert Myer AM on 30 August 2014, and will close on 4th October 2014. This exhibition will by curated by Dr Cheryl Daye, the founding director of Arts Project Australia, and is supported by Leonard Joel, Ellikon and Art Guide. Julian Martin: Transformer is supported by a full colour Leonard Joel Series catalogue.

Original interpretations of everyday, popular figures and pure colour play a pivotal role in the extraordinary work of Julian Martin. Over two decades his work has evolved as a journey of formal transformation where the mundane becomes mysterious, and the image ineffable.- Dr Cheryl Daye.

Julian Martin
Julian Martin
Julian Martin
Julian Martin

Images from the Exhibition

Melbourne Art Fair 2014

Royal Exhibition Centre, Melbourne

28 August, 2014

Julian's work was very well received at this year's Art's Project Australia's section at the Melbourne Artfair, on 16 August 2014. Congratulations for another successful year.

The Sydney Morning Herald has a review by John McDonald. Included is a special mention of Julian, including an image of one of his works.

Julian Martin

20 of Julian's Works on display, Arts Project Australia section.

John Clarke and Bryan Dawe

John Clarke and Bryan Dawe
Politicals satirists

6° of Separation

Arts Project Australia

19 July 2014

6° of separation is a special event hosted by Arts Project Australia and Curated by Sim Luttin. This event focuses on connecting prominent personalities with Arts Project Australia and their artists, including Julian Martin. Julian has created two portraits. One of John Clarke and Brian Dawe together, and another of Brian Dawe alone, a keen admirer of Julian's work. Clarke and Dawe are widely recognised for their satirical interviews on the 7:30 Report.

City of Melbourne Heritige Collection

City of Melbourne

12 July 2014

Julian Martin has recently had his work of Michael Long, acquired by the City of Melbourne for their Art and Heritage Collection. Michael Long is a former AFL player with a 190 game career for the Essendon football club. He is also a spokesperson for indigenous rights.

Footballer, Michael Long.

Michael Long (AFL footballer)

Julian Martin

Julian Martin

Armory Show 2015

Piers 92 & 94, Twelth Avenue at 55th Street, New York City

58 March 2015

The Armory Show, a leading international contemporary and modern art fair and one of the most important annual art events in New York, takes place every March in central Manhattan. In its sixteen years the fair has become an international institution, combining a selection of the worlds leading galleries with an exceptional program of arts events and exhibitions throughout New York during the celebrated Armory Arts Week.

Fleisher/Ollman Representation


Julian Martin recently secured representation in the USA with Philadelphia based gallery Fleisher/Ollman, who have supported Julian's work and the work of several other Arts Project artists over the past few years.

Fleisher/Ollman featured Martin's work at the recently concluded Outsider Art Fair in New York.

Julian Martin

Julian Martin

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