Martina Schmid lives and works in London. She makes panoramic drawings of fictitious landscapes that suggest body or skin but also an archaeological interior.
She studied at Central St Martins College of Art & Design and the Royal College of Art. Her work has been included in the 'Jerwood Drawing Prize', 2002, 'Yes! I am a long way from home', 2003 The Nunnery, London, and 'Mostyn 13', 2003 Oriel Mostyn Gallery. Her Solo Exhibition, 'Land or Reason' took place at DOMOBAAL in 2001. She has published 'Thirteen Collected Lands', 2001 and 'Landed', 2002. Most recently she was selected for 'Pizza Express Art Prospects', 2003, London.