Shantell Martin is a British artist whose been living in NYC for nearly a decade. From her early beginnings with live performance drawings to sournd, music and dance projected digitally in the mega clubs of Tokyo, to her trademark stream of consciousness physical drawings here in the U.S. her work is a mediation of lines that invites people to share a role in the creative process.
Aside from her studio prictice and numerous public installations, Shantell serves as an adjunct professor ant NYU Tisch School of the Arts, and is a visiting scholar at the MIT Media Lab. Her work has been seen in group shows at the Brooklyn Museum and Museum of th moving image, in solo exibiton at the Albright Knox museum and MoCADA, and in a 75 minute performance with Kendrick Lamer in 2016 during Art Basel Miami.
The New York City Ballet Art Series presents Shantell Martin. Watch the renowned British artist bring her intersectional art to the New York City Ballet during the 2019 Winter performance period.
Finishing one of the last canvases at a show in San Fransisco a couple of months ago. My friend Charlie Nordstrom captured the video. Follow me; on https://www.instagram.com/shantell_martin/ on https://www.facebook.com/shantellmartinartist/ on https://twitter.com/shantell_martin #AreYouYou