Biography

FULL CV

Martim Brion (Lisbon, 1986), BA in International Relations and Political Science, De Montfort University, Leicester, UK. After a period in Lisbon working for the daily newspaper O Público and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, goes to Madrid where he does the Masters in International Management at IE Business School. After, works for Roland Berger Strategy Consultants in Frankfurt and Dusseldorf, Germany. Goes to London, does the Art and Business course at Sotheby’s Art Institute later working at Gagosian Gallery, Christie’s and Sutton PR a visual arts PR firm. Later studies at the Royal College of Art. Brion, has a diverse background, work, educational and travelling wise, he has lived in: Portugal, Spain, Germany, UK and USA. And travelled extensively to various countries such as Sweden, Denmark, Croatia, Albania, Montenegro, Greece, Mexico, Bolivia, Panama, Singapore, Australia, Tanzania, Morocco, among others.

First solo exhibition in Politénica space, run by Artistas Unidos in 2014. Wins the Ibero- American prize by the Itaú Bank and the Brazilian Embassy in London in 2015. Exhibits in 2016 with Ado&Comenius at the project space, Rua Madalena Project in Lisbon. In 2017, makes the site-specific work, Rubicon, for the Museu de História Natural e da Ciência in Lisbon and studies at the Royal College of Arts in London. In 2018 does his first exhibition in Berlin, Kontrapunkt, at the Kunstraum Botschaft.

Lives and works in Berlin.