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Born in Nice in 1973, Philippe Martins grew up between the French Riviera and Lisbon, in Portugal, where his family roots go back.




Very young, he devoted himself to graffiti, street art, painting as well as photography while taking courses in academic drawing.

His first photo work spontaneously extended to image editing, graphics and then artistic direction while his taste for travel, alone or in good company, led him to travel the globe - DSLR camera in hand - and so refine his mastery of the image. 



The first exhibitions of his work confirm his intuition: he can simultaneously embody his three passions: photography, graphics and image editing.

Under the name of original artist AnonymDesign, Philippe Martins focuses on the fundamental principles of work - vision and gesture - much more than the fruits of this work. So much so that he does not deem it necessary to go to the exhibitions which present his works, resolutely anonymous.


 

"I believe that if we use certain forms and let others overlap, overlap, we can express by the symbol what lives in us as what we left behind.

This is why I choose anonymous faces extracted from drawings or photos of silhouettes. I like to give a figure to ordinary landscapes. " 



Like so many neutral compositions, the works by Philippe Martins reach the drawing point, leaving it to the imagination to give a face to the lack of identity.


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All artworks of Philippe Martins
Photography, Nuit rouge, Philippe Martins

Nuit rouge

Philippe Martins

Photography - 90 x 90 x 0.5 cm Photography - 35.4 x 35.4 x 0.2 inch

£748 £674

Photography, Blue Moon, Philippe Martins

Blue Moon

Philippe Martins

Photography - 90 x 90 x 0.5 cm Photography - 35.4 x 35.4 x 0.2 inch

£748

Photography, Summer Moon, Philippe Martins

Summer Moon

Philippe Martins

Photography - 90 x 90 x 0.5 cm Photography - 35.4 x 35.4 x 0.2 inch

£748

Photography, Prelude, Philippe Martins

Prelude

Philippe Martins

Photography - 90 x 90 x 0.5 cm Photography - 35.4 x 35.4 x 0.2 inch

£748

Photography, Nuit d'été, Philippe Martins

Nuit d'été

Philippe Martins

Photography - 90 x 90 x 0.5 cm Photography - 35.4 x 35.4 x 0.2 inch

£748

Photography, Eternity, Philippe Martins

Eternity

Philippe Martins

Photography - 90 x 90 x 0.5 cm Photography - 35.4 x 35.4 x 0.2 inch

£748

Photography, Breathe, Philippe Martins

Breathe

Philippe Martins

Photography - 90 x 90 x 0.5 cm Photography - 35.4 x 35.4 x 0.2 inch

£748

Photography, Bleu Nuit, Philippe Martins

Bleu Nuit

Philippe Martins

Photography - 90 x 90 x 0.5 cm Photography - 35.4 x 35.4 x 0.2 inch

£748

Photography, Memory, Philippe Martins

Memory

Philippe Martins

Photography - 90 x 90 x 0.5 cm Photography - 35.4 x 35.4 x 0.2 inch

£748

Photography, Pink Paradise, Philippe Martins

Pink Paradise

Philippe Martins

Photography - 90 x 90 x 0.5 cm Photography - 35.4 x 35.4 x 0.2 inch

£748

Photography, Lune, Philippe Martins

Lune

Philippe Martins

Photography - 90 x 90 x 0.5 cm Photography - 35.4 x 35.4 x 0.2 inch

£748

Photography, Infini, Philippe Martins

Infini

Philippe Martins

Photography - 90 x 90 x 0.5 cm Photography - 35.4 x 35.4 x 0.2 inch

£748

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The year of birth of the artist is: 1973