about martin j. abel.
Martin Abel is an Australian artist who has been working as a professional Illustrator for the last 12 years.
Known largely in the industry for his captivating Pin up Art he has over time gathered a worldwide following for his artwork and unique style.
Martin’s polished digital work has landed him cover jobs internationally for comic book company Zenescope Entertainment, Official Xbox Magazine, Viper Comics and many more.
He also does commercial work through his agency, The Jacky Winter Group, providing a range of clients including Telstra, ANZ, Coles, Yellow Pages, Gillette, OPSM, Australian Red Cross and Australia Post!
However, Martin works predominately on his own personal projects and is widely recognized for his Pinup Art where he combines the beauty of the female form with dark themes and symbolism.
His most recent project was the pinup art book; Nightmares and Visions. While essentially a book of beautiful art, it also has an underlying narrative and some hidden deeper meanings. The book was successfully funded through kickstarter, with over 550 hardcover books being sent across the globe.
This year Martin shows no signs of slowing down. With progress already started on a new Sci-fi short comic set to be released mid year, and the new found success of his Patreon page. Martin is set out to start working on his first graphic novel. A story that has been lingering in the shadows for over 10 years.
Martin loves conventions and loves interacting with his followers and new fans, so be sure to come and say hello!