MARTIN J TICKNER
CREATIVE / ARTISTIC DIRECTOR
CREATIVE / ARTISTIC DiRECTOR
Artistic Director / Creative Director and founder of GALLERY46 LN
2016 - 2023
Devises, programmes and curates GALLERY46 LONDONEWCASTLE shows with an array of international and emerging artists in diverse disciplines.
Artists exhibited - Jake Chapman, Cedric Christie,
EINE, David James, David Hoffman, Brus Rubio, Epoh Beech, Jung Sang Sub, Art from Myanmar,
Iain Sinclair, Nick Thornton Jones & Warren Du Preez, Benoît Delhomme, Paul Fryer, Derrick Santini,
Nick Waplington, Robert Montgomery, Mark Eley,
Pure Evil, Kirsty Allison, Jason McGlade,
David Hughes and Paul Davis, Dougie Wallace,
Gavin Turk, Richard Cabot, Harper Simon,
Sage Schachter, Jimmy Cauty, Jason Manning.
Creative Director / Art Director LOVE
2011 - 2019
Creative Director for the iconic fashion lifestyle title LOVE - where he worked with founding editor-in-chief Katie Grand.
Working throughout his tenure with editors Lulu Kennedy, Alexander Fury, Jack Sunnucks, Murray Healy, Anders Sølvsten Thomsen and Steve Morriss and worked photographers from Sølve Sundsbø, Angelo Pennetta, Drew Jarrett, David Sims, Drew Jarrett, Harley Weir, Willy Vanderperre, Tim Walker, Alasdair McLellan, Rankin, Boo George, Nigel Shafran, Liz Collins, Phil Poynter, Hugo Scott, Norbert Schoerner, Carin Backoff, David Hughes and John Akehurst.
Creative Director / Artistic Director THE1234 SHOREDITCH
2011 - 2019
“Cooler and sexier than any other festival”
Martin lives in LONDON with his wife, artist Seulgi Kang
Seulgi Kang by Amelia Troubridge
Martin J Tickner by Nick Knight
SHOW Studio one of 200 cultural icons captured for the
30th Anniversary issue of i-D magazine.