Martin Johnson

Martin is a Gawler based artist whose latest work “Umbrellas, Tables & Chairs” combines original spoken word with experimental music.  A recipient of writing grants from Australia Council & Arts SA, Martin has been a guest at numerous literary festivals including Adelaide Festival of Arts and Writers’ Week with several appearances on local television and radio stations.

Martin's poetry has been broadcast on BBB FM, Radio National, Radio Adelaide, ABC 891 and the BBC, and since 1998 his work has also appeared in journals and magazines.  His "Major Collections" is published in book form by Penguin Books Australia, Wakefield Press, Five Islands Press & Cornford Press

An experienced performer, Martin is currently available for his art house theatre show, "Umbrellas, Tables & Chairs".