Cuban-American Philadelphia artist Gabriel Martinez works in a variety of mediums: photography, installation, performance, sculpture, works on paper, and video. He has received two Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Fellowships, a Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant for Painters and Sculptors, and a Pew Fellowship in the Arts. Martinez teaches at the University of Pennsylvania.

Martinez’s work has been exhibited extensively: Bernice Steinbaum Gallery and Miami Art Central in Miami; ABC No Rio, Thread Waxing Space, White Columns, Exit Art & Franklin Furnace in New York; and in Philly at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Institute of Contemporary Art, the Art Alliance, Nexus Foundation for Today’s Art, Vox Populi, etc.