Martin Bradley is a freelance author and researcher. He is, at times, an Art Critic, writer, graphic designer and exhibitions curator, currently based in Malaysia.
Martin has a Master's Degree in Art History and Theory from the University of Essex, England and a Master's Degree in Gallery Studies (Exhibitions and Displays) also from the University of Essex. His first degree was in Philosophy and he has diplomas in Art & Design and Graphic Design. He is currently studying for his third Master's Degree.
He is the author of a collection of poetry - Remembering Whiteness and Other Poems (2012) Bougainvillaea Press; a charity travelogue - A Story of Colors of Cambodia, which he also designed (2012) EverDay and Educare; a collection of his writings for various magazines called Buffalo and Breadfruit (2012) Monsoon Books; an art book for the Philippine artist Toro, called Uniquely Toro (2013), which he also designed, also has written a history of pharmacy for Malaysia, The Journey and Beyond (2014).
Martin is currently writing a book about Modern Chinese Art with a notable Chinese artist from the China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, China.
He is the founder-editor of The Blue Lotus formerly Dusun an e-magazine dedicated to Asian art and writing, now in its fifth year. Also the founder of Northern Writers, a venue for writers to read in northern Malaysia. He is a Consultant for Malaysian students regarding creative writing, and Consultant to Zhe Xuan Gallery, also in Kuala Lumpur.
Martin was invited to read in Delhi, India (2010) in the Commonwealth Writers Meet, also to read in Siem Reap, Cambodia (2013) and to The Philippines (twice in 2013) to read his poetry, and was winner in a Warren Adler competition for writing (2012).