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.
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.
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 generosity of the Howard Fromson Endowment for Emerging Artists.
Additional support is also provided by the Richard P. Garmany Fund at the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving.