Martim Brion – FULL CV
Born in 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. Brion has a diverse background, work, educational and travelling wise, he has lived in: Portugal, Spain, Germany, U.K. and U.S.A.. And travelled extensively to various countries such as: Sweden, Denmark, Croatia, Albania, Montenegro, Greece, Mexico, Bolivia, Panama, Singapore, Australia, Tanzania, Morocco, among others. This diversity of places, interests, together with a strong connection to the visual arts and literature from early on, a connection which has intensified itself through a more specific artistic practice and research, on colour, form and material.
Ibero-American Arts Award by the Brazilian Embassy and Itaú Bank, London, UK.