Martyn has 40 years experience as a painter and has gained recognition for his landscape and portraiture work. His style is inspired direct from the natural world representing life with expressive brush work and texture always empathetic with the subject.
As a young artist he was introduced to W R Jennings a respected international landscape artist who agreed to mentor and developed his style of painting.
A resident artist at The Art Yard and an Associate of the Royal Birmingham Society of Artists (RBSA) a member of the Birmingham Art Circle. He has exhibited at the prestigious Royal Society of Portrait Painters at the Mall Galleries, the Royal Birmingham Society of Artists a Winner of "The Smallwood Architects Prize" for contextual Portraiture at the Royal Society of Portrait Painters in 2023,
Martyn exhibits through Independent galleries and has work in private collections in the UK and overseas.
Photograph curtesy of The Royal Society of Portrait Painters - Mall Galleries