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Benjamin Christopher Martins
16 Connecticut Ave Enfield CT 06082
Phone: (413) 387-8331 • Email: Benjamin.c.martins@gmail.com

EDUCATION: NEW YORK ACADEMY OF ART, New York, NY
MFA
Painting
Printmaking

UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS, Amherst, MA
BFA
Painting
Art History

SCUOLA DI GRAPHICA VENEZIA, Venice, Italy
Painting
Bookmaking
AWARDS:

Finalist Candidate, New York City Teaching Fellowship, 2011
Commencement Speaker, 22nd Graduation Ceremony, New York Academy of Art, NY
Founder and President, New York Academy of Art Curatorial Commission
Board Member, Alumni Association of the New York Academy of Art
Participating Artist, Sing For Hope Piano, New York City
The Richard Kubiak Memorial Curatorial Award
Runner Up, 2012 Westminster Dog Show Poster Competition

SELECTED EXHIBTIONS:

2 ARTIST SHOW
WHAT CAN SOULS FEEL
DIB Gallery
New York City, NY
2011
4 ARTIST SHOW
NAME.DATE.TITLE
FordProject
New York City, NY
2011

GENERAL
MYTHICAL BEASTS
One Mile Gallery
Kingston, NY
2013
SINGLE FARE 3
RH Gallery
New York City, NY
2013
TAKE HOME A NUDE
Sotheby’s Auction House
New York City, NY
2012
ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS
Littlefield Gallery
New York City, NY
2012
FOOLSGOLD VALENTINES
RH Gallery
New York City, NY
2012
SUMMER EXHIBITION 2011
Flowers Gallery
New York City, NY
2011
FOOLSGOLD SANCTUARY EXHIBTION
One Mile Gallery
Kingston, NY
2011
THE CHEAPER SHOW: VOL 10
Broadway and Kingsway
Vancouver, BC
2011
TEENY TINY MONSTERS
Cellar Door Gallery
Albuquerque, NM
2011
FITCHBURG 76th REGIONAL Exhibition
Fitchburg Art Museum
Fitchburg, MA
2011
FROM THE BARN TO THE APPLE
Herter Gallery
Amherst, MA
2011
SINGLE FARE 2
Alix Sloan Gallery
New York City, NY
2011
SHE’S GOT THE RIGHT STUFF
Medialla Gallery
New York City, NY
2011
DECK THE WALLS
New York City, NY
2010
NOTHING BUT TROUBLE
New York City, NY
2010
FITCHBURG 74th REGIONAL EXHIBITION
Fitchburg Museum of Art
2010
SINGLE FARE: AN EXHIBITION
New York City
2010
FITCHBURG 72ND REGIONAL EXHIBITION
Fitchburg Museum of Art
2007
FITCHBURG 73RD REGIONAL EXHIBITION
Fitchburg Museum of Art
Honorable Mention
2008
MOOSE HILL GALLERY SPRING EXHIBITION
The Gallery at Moose Hill, Sharon MA
2007
BFA THESIS BETWEEN THE HOUR AND THE AGE
Student Union Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
2008

CURATORIAL:

SELF PORTAIT AS MONSTER TRUCK VOL 2: THE RECKONING
KLEIO PROJECTS
New York City, NY
2011

FROM THE BARN TO THE APPLE
HERTER GALLERY
Amherst, MA
2011

SELECTED COLLECTIONS:

Mr. David Kratz, President, New York Academy of Art
Mrs. Kim McCarty, Artist
Mr. Theodore Schmidt
Mr. Andy Spade, Partners and Spade, co.

Benjamin Martins - Deep End 2013 watercolor on paper

Benjamin Martins – Deep End 2013 watercolor on paper