Nick Martin

Nick Martin is an Isle of Wight based artist and art tutor.

His work has been exhibited both on and off the Island as well as with the Royal Society of Portraiture.

Get the ‘art foundation experience’ with this Portfolio Preparation course, plus don’t miss exhibition and talks

Portfolio Preparation course

This one-day-a-week course that runs from Jan to Nov 2019 will give you all you need to create an exciting and impressive portfolio, whilst gaining art foundation experience, all on the Isle of Wight.

Thursday, 6th December, 2018 5:47pm

By Feature Writer

Get the ‘art foundation experience’ with this Portfolio Preparation course

nick martin foundation course

This one-day-a-week course that runs from January to November 2018 will give you all you need to create an exciting and impressive portfolio, whilst gaining the art foundation experience, all on the Isle of Wight.

Tuesday, 2nd January, 2018 5:36pm

By Feature Writer

Explore Nick Martin’s latest exhibition with our video preview

Nick Martin -

It's always great to have commentary from the artist when taking a first look at an exhibition. Get the inside on Nick Martin's latest work, exhibiting at the Rope Store Gallery until 23rd May, from this OnTheWight video.

Sunday, 10th May, 2015 3:36pm

By Sally Perry

Live sneaky peek later today at Nick Martin’s new exhibition

Double trouble

After 5pm today (Friday), OnTheWight will be having a private tour of Nick Martin's new exhibition at Quay Arts. Join us via Periscope for your chance to have a sneaky peak and ask the artist questions.

Friday, 24th April, 2015 7:57am

By Sally Perry

Clean Bandit’s ‘Skating Minister’ reveals Island connection

Nick Martin in Clean Bandit video

If you're a fan of electro–classical group Clean Bandit, you'll know exactly who we're talking about when we mention the Skating Minister.

Wednesday, 23rd July, 2014 4:44pm

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Tritone Singers: Music for a Summer’s Eve

Tritone Singers: Music for a Summer’s Eve

The Tritone Singers head to Haseley Manor for their summer concert on 23rd June. It should be a lovely evening.

Monday, 11th June, 2012 3:32pm

By Sally Perry

Nick Martin’s ‘Blue Eyed Boys’ Cross The Solent

Nick Martin’s ‘Blue Eyed Boys’ Cross The Solent

If you're in Portsmouth check out this exhibition

Friday, 12th November, 2010 5:31pm

By Sally Perry

Nick Martin: Blue Eyed Blues (video)

Nick Martin: Blue Eyed Blues (video)

In a new format, we mash up the audio of the podcast and stills from the exhibition of Nick Martin.

Friday, 27th March, 2009 10:05am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Nick Martin: Blue Eyed Boys (podcast)

Nick Martin: Blue Eyed Boys (podcast)

Nick Martin details how his Quay Arts exhibition came about and what inspired the work.

Thursday, 26th March, 2009 8:45am

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Nick Martin’s Blue Eyed Boys

Nick Martin’s Blue Eyed Boys

Whilst we were rushing around Newport at the weekend for the Minghella Movie Marathon, we happened to bump into Island artist Nick Martin, who currently has an exhibition at Quay Arts. We have a interview

Wednesday, 18th March, 2009 9:23am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Blue Eyed Boys: Nick Martin

Blue Eyed Boys: Nick Martin

Blue-Eyed Boys is a series of monumental portraits of gay men from the ‘Bear’ world. They represent an alternative vision of gay male beauty which celebrates men who are large, bearded and older. Nicholas Martin’s

Tuesday, 20th January, 2009 1:39pm

By Cheryl Soutar