Chris Martin was one of New Zealand’s most awarded and respected Creative Directors, winning a host of local and international awards.
He spent 25 years with Colenso and Clemenger BBDO in Wellington as Creative Director/ Art Director before leaving in 2007 to pursue a career as a full time artist.
He found almost immediate success and was a finalist in the prestigious Wallace Art Awards. His first exhibition was held at the well-known Smyth Galleries in Ponsonby, Auckland, Chaffers Gallery in Wellington.
In 2013, his exhibition “Memories” at Red Rock Gallery in Taupo, sold out in 3 days.