A BFA graduate of the Cal State Long Beach 3D Media: Wood, Metal, Fiber program, Martin Hernandez is an interdisciplinary crafts person with an emphasis in technical skill mastery and conceptual art. His studio practice considers traditional and modern approaches to art as cultural production, while critically engaging with design and production methods that inhabit various contemporary spaces.
He enjoys teaching the nuances of fine furniture making at Allied Woodshop in Los Angeles. He also runs an apprenticeship program called the Gateway Apprenticeship that aims to bridge the gap between woodworking education accessibility and the local Los Angeles community by exposing participants to a broad understanding of the craft woodworking field.
- Los angeles, CA
- Wood, metal, fiber, new media
- Professional Status
- Furniture maker and media artist
- Member until Mar 29, 2022