NEW/NOW: Shantell Martin

Shantell Martin, Photo: Anton and Irene
 Shantell Martin, Photo: Anton and Irene,
Installation view of Shantell Martin at the New York City Ballet, 2019, Photo: Emanuel Hahn
 Installation view of Shantell Martin at the New York City Ballet, 2019, Photo: Emanuel Hahn,
Installation view of Shantell Martin: Someday We Can, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 2017, Photo: Connie Tsang
 Installation view of Shantell Martin: Someday We Can, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 2017, Photo: Connie Tsang,

ABOUT THE EXHIBITION

NEW/NOW: Shantell Martin

William L. and Bette Batchelor Gallery

The NBMAA will present the work of Shantell Martin (b. 1980), one of the most versatile young artists working today, known for her exploration into the vast potential of the drawn line. Celebrating the span of Martin’s output, this will be the most extensive installation of the artist’s work, in both the time period and scope of media represented. Read more.

Artist Bio

Shantell Martin (b. 1980) uses an ink marker to create small personal sketches, large-scale murals, live drawings, and collaborations with artists and institutions including Kendrick Lamar, the New York City Ballet, Tiffany & Co., and Puma. She has exhibited at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, The Museum of the Moving Image, The Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts, and MoMA. Read more.

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Interview with Shantell Martin

Related Programming 

Virtual Gallery Talk | November 4, 1-1:45 p.m.
Gallery talks led by Associate Curator Lisa Williams. Registration and details forthcoming.

Sponsors:

NEW/NOW: Shantell Martin is part of 2020/20+ Women @ NBMAA presented by Stanley Black and Decker with additional support provided by Bank of America.

NEW/NOW: Shantell Martin is made possible by the Richard P. Garmany Fund at the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving. Additional support is provided by SEI Investments and the Howard Fromson Endowment for Emerging Artists.

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