Martyn has been painting in Cornwall for over twenty years. He has become one of the most successful selling artists.
He has studied contemporary abstract painting at THE ST IVES SCHOOL of ART at Porthminster Studios, on numerous occasions.
He was taken on by the late Mrs Redgrave in 1998 at the acclaimed The New Craftsmen Gallery St Ives. He then started to exhibit alongside the artists wich had inspired him such as Sir Terry Frost, Matthew Lanyon, John Miller and Patrick Heron.
Martyn has since then gone on to exhibit his art in exhibitions around the world. His last mixed exhibition was at The Manyoung Gallery in Melbourne.
He now has private collectors and a dedicated following. His clients include The Rothchilds, Lady Spencer, Lawrence Llewelyn Bowen, Vanessa Redgrave, HSBC Bank and Morgan Stanley.
He has been in numerous publications such as The Guardian, My Cornwall, Cornwall Today, Inside Cornwall, Homes and Garden, Period Living, 25 Most Beautiful Homes, The Art Magazine and many more. He was recently interviewed by BBC and Radio 4.
Martyn is now showing his work in over ten gallerys around Cornwall and Devon, and in Mallorca (Port Andrax) aswell as expanding to Colombo in Sri Lanka.
He has been in Florence for the month of march for a intense art workshop with painting and drawing instructor Lukas Brandli, who has his school in the historical center of Florence STUDIO D'ARTE TOSCANELLA. Martyn is currently painting with Lukas around Cornwall and The ISLES of SCILLY.
You can also view him on The Saatchi Gallery Website.