Martin stated "I make paintings because there is nothing else I want to do, to pull the warped hopes dreams and nightmares from the brain and manifesting them in thick applications of acrylic and emulsion brings me comfort and I love nothing more."
His passion for art is undeniable. There is no mistaking the art of Ben Martin.
Spike Island - spray cans, markers, 200 x 200 cm
His distinct style of colourful, abstract splashes against black-and-grey compositions has earned him fans around the world.
Drawing on a unique background steeped in graffiti art, tattoo artistry, and a love of Surrealism, Martin has inspired art lovers to share in his vision of enjoying creativity and life.
Key Master - markers, ink
Broad Key - black marker
The making of Spike Island - spray cans, markers, ink, 200 x 200 cm