Martin John Callanan’s artwork has been exhibited and published internationally; he has recently been awarded the prestigious triennial Philip Leverhulme Prize in Visual Art 2014-17, for outstanding research, and in September 2015 awarded Alumnus of the Year for Excellence in Arts by Birmingham City University. Callanan currently works at the Bank of England.
Recent solo exhibitions include: Noshowspace, Horrach Moya, Casal Solleric, and Or Gallery, Berlin. His work has been shown at, White Cube, Galerie Christian Ehrentraut, James Cohan Gallery, Es Baluard Modern and Contemporary Art Museum, Whitechapel Gallery, ZKM Karlsruhe, Ars Electronic Centre, ISEA, FutureEverything, Art Exchange, LIFT 2014, Battersea Arts Centre, Kunstverein Springhornhof, Riga Centre for New Media Culture, Whitstable Biennale, Imperial War Museum North, and published by Book Works.
Callanan graduated with a BA (Hons) in Visual Communication (Photography) from Birmingham City University in 2003 and an MFA in Fine Art Media from the Slade School of Fine Art, London in 2005, where he is currently on Research Leave from his role of Teaching Fellow in Fine Art Media, at Slade School of Fine Art, University College London and a member of Slade Centre for Electronic Media in Fine Art (SCEMFA).
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Texts about Martin's artwork:
Tangible Algorithms of the Everyday, Marialaura Ghidini
Exhibition publication from Noshowspace solo exhibition, includes A Map of the World essay by Pau Waelder and an interview with Domenico Quaranta
On Systems and Processes profile by Pau Waelder for art.es magazine
Exhibition publication from A Planetary Order, Galerie Christian Ehrentraut, includes Scaling the Sublime text by Lauren Reid
Publications of Martin's artwork:
Certificate of Existence, Noshowspace
Text Trends, Merkske
Letters 2004-2006, Book Works
Art and the Internet, Joanne McNeill and Domenico Quaranta