Carl Martin was born in 1958 and is a trained artist and designer who studied at the School of Visual Arts in New York. He's won a Guggenheim Fellowship for photography and has exhibited in California, New York, Florida and Georgia. His work is in the collection of the Museum of Modern Art in New York, and MOCA GA in Atlanta among others. His recent work was published in a quarterly series called Free Fall by Free Line Press. He's currently working on a book, Toward Salvage, with Fall Line Press to be published in early 2016.