Martin Lea Brown

Education

1996-99 Postgraduate diploma in Painting, Royal Academy Schools , London
1993-96 BA Hon's Painting & Printmaking, Coventry University
1992-93 Foundation Diploma in Art & Design, Bangor Art & Design College , North Wales

Exhibitions

2008 ‘Burning Candy', Leeds College of Arts , Leeds
2008 ‘Ode to Sartorial', Sartorial Contemporary Art, London
2007 ‘Notting Heaven', Sartorial Contemporary Art, London
2007 '12 Days Till Christmas' Bridewell Police Station, Bristol
2007 ‘Found', Leonard Street Gallery, London
2007 ‘It Takes Two', Fishmarket,, Northampton England
2006 'Artistic Vandals Part II', Sartorial Contemporary Art, London
2006 'Artistic Vandals Part I' at nomoregrey with Sartorial Contemporary Art, London.
........ Curated by James Jessop with Gretta Sarfaty Marchant
2005 ‘Arts Unwrapped', Space Open Studios, London
2004 '20 th Century Perspectives', Burlington Fine Arts, London
2004 ‘Group Show', Kingly Court Gallery, London
2004 'Ink Tank', Group Exhibition, Urbis Gallery, Manchester
2000-02 ‘Millennium Artists', Group Exhibition, Bruton Street Gallery, London
2000-01 Royal Cambrian Academy , Conwy North Wales
2000 ‘ Group exhibition', Thomas Corman Arts, London
1997-99 Premium Show & Interim Show , Royal Academy of Arts, London
1997-96 ‘ Summer Exhibition', Royal Academy of Arts , London
1997 ‘National Print Exhibition' The Mall Gallery, London
‘Group Exhibition' The Herbert Gallery , Coventry
‘International Student Print Exhibition', Touring Preston, Cardiff and Coventry ,
......... Falmouth College of Art

1996 ‘The Eleanor Trust Print Exhibition', Leamington Spa Art Gallery & Museum

1996 ‘Intimate Interiors' The Bug Gallery, Coventry
1996 ‘Heart of England Biennial Exhibition' [Awarded First Prize], The Herbert Gallery & ..........Museum, Coventry
1995 ‘Tagger', Street Art Exhibition, The Bug Gallery, Coventry
1995 ‘One Man Show', The Glass House Gallery, Coventry
1995 'Taking it all in', Oldham Art Gallery , Manchester

Awards
2000

Awarded Young Wales Prize for Painting, Royal Cambrian Academy , Conwy North Wales

1999-98
Royal Academy Schools , London
Reynolds Student Prize For Painting

Crowell Hospital Award

British Institution Fund for Printmaking
Richard Ford Travel Scholarship to Madrid
Sir Frank and Lady Short Prize for Painting
The Band & Dooley Prize for Drawing
Dorothy M. Morgan Prize for Painting

Rio Tinto Scholarship
1993

Coventry University
Ede Ravenscroft Prize for Painting & Printmaking
The Herbert Art Gallery & Museum
First Prize , The Heart of England Exhibition

Collections

Coventry University
The Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, Coventry
Cromwell Hospital, London / Holme House, London
London Business School, London
Tolklan Ltd, New York / Cap Gemini, London
Private Collections Italy, Germany, & Japan