Exhibits


Select One-Two-Three Person Shows:


2016. Eugene James Martin - historical works from the 1960s and 1970s. beta pictoris gallery/Maus Contemporary at Art Marbella-The Modern & Contemporary Art Show, Marbella Spain, July 29-Aug. 3 (Solo booth, Art Fair).

2015. beta pictoris gallery/Maus Contemporary at Summa Contemporary Art Fair, Madrid, Spain. Eugene James Martin, Sept. 10-13 (Solo booth).

2014. beta pictoris gallery/Maus Contemporary, Birmingham, Alabama. Eugene James Martin - Favorite Blues (solo show). Sept. 5-Oct. 31.

2013. ASC Projects at Gallery 304: Chelsea, NYC.  Satirical Abstraction: Works by Eugene J. Martin. July 18-Sept. 30 [14 works of Art] (solo show). Curated by Ayn S. Choi.

2012. Masur Museum of Art: Monroe, LA.  Improvisations in Time: Eugene J. Martin and the Masur Museum of Art. Aug. 4-Oct. 25 [68 works of art] (solo show). Click here for catalogue. Click here for Masur Museum Facebook exhibit album. Click here for exhibit video. Click here, here and here for Curator's Benjamin Hickey Sept. 20, 2012 lecture. Curated by Benjamin Hickey.

2012. Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art: Biloxi, MS. The Art of Eugene Martin: A Great Concept. June 5-Dec. 1 [39 works of art] (solo show). Click here for video. Curated by Barbara Johnson Ross and Denny Mecham.

2011. New Orleans African American Museum: New Orleans, LA. Dancing String Bean: Paintings and Drawings by Eugene Martin. Apr 6-Sept. 17 [29 works of art] (solo show).  Click here and here for exhibit videos. Curated by Marie Vinouze.

2011. Louisiana State University Museum of Art, Shaw Center for the Arts: Baton Rouge, LA. For video click on Beyond Black: Ed Clark, Eugene Martin and John T. Scott.  January 30-May 8 [16 works of art] (3 person show). Curated by Natalie Mault. Beyond Black in Contex, Gallery talk by Mora Beauchamp-Byrd, Feb. 3, 2011.

2009. Cajun Spice Gallery, Lafayette LA:  Eugene J. Martin: Spice of Life. Nov 14-Dec 10 [32 works of art] (solo show). Click here and here for videos. Click here for catalogue.

2009. Acadiana Center for the Arts, side gallery: Lafayette LA. Eugene Martin in Black and White. Jan 10-31. [75 works of art] (solo show). Curated by Rose Macaluso Courville.

2008. Chico Municipal Building Art Gallery: Chico, CA.  Jerry Harris & Eugene Martin. Jan. 15-Feb. 29 (two person show).

2007. Walter Anderson Museum of Art, Jo Love Little Gallery: Ocean Springs MS. Eugene James Martin: Man of Color. June 22-Sept 30 [33 works of art] (solo show). Curated by Patricia Pinson.

2007. LSU Alfred C. Glassell Jr. Exhibition Gallery, Shaw Center for the Arts: Baton Rouge LA. Eugene James Martin: Works on PaperJune 2-30 [41 works of art] (solo show). Curated by Malia Krolak.

2007. Alexandria Museum of Art: Alexandria LA. Eugene Martin: Retrospective April 13-June 30 [113 works of art] (solo show). Curated by Anne Reid.

2006. Stowitts Museum: Pacific Grove CA.  Eugene Martin and all that Jazz. Sept 14-Dec [75 works of art] (solo show).

2006. University of Louisiana Dupré Gallery: Lafayette LA. Works by Eugene Martin. March 1-Apr 28 [36 works of art] (solo show).

2006. Black Heritage Gallery,  McNeese State University: Lake Charles LA. Eugene Martin. March 16-Apr 28; curated by Stella Jones Gallery, New Orleans LA [22 works of art] (solo show).

2006. Ema's: Lafayette LA.  Art by Eugene J. Martin. Feb 19-June 11 [30 works of art] (solo show).

2006. 307 Club downtown: Lafayette LA.  Remembering Eugene Martin. March 11-29 [11 works of art] (solo show)

2005. Cité des Arts: Lafayette LA.  Eugene J. Martin: Two Years in the Life of an Artist: 1978 and 2002. Aug 8-Sept 10 [28 works of art] (solo show).

2005. Café des Amis: Breaux Bridge LA. Eugene Martin. Jul 18-Sept 11 [29 works of art] (solo show).

2005. Acadiana Center for the Arts: Lafayette LA. Ornithology. Jan 25-Apr 10 [69 works of art] (solo show). Curated by Brian Guidry.

2005. Clementine's: New Iberia LA. Burned Toast and cheese, Jan.-Apr [83 works of art] (solo show).

2004. Galerie Lafayette: Lafayette LA.  The Gravy Train People and their Pets, Sept 8- Oct 19 [122 works of art] (solo show). Click here for exhibit video. Curated by Brian Guidry and Stephanie Patton.

2000. Opelousas Art Museum: Opelousas LA: NOMA Paintings Exhibit at OMA: Louisiana Contemporary Paintings by E.J. Martin & F. Pavy. May 18-Aug. 30 (two person show).

2000. Zigler Museum: Jennings LA: Acrylics on paper and canvas by E.J. Martin & C. Simms. 15 Jan-20 Feb (two person show).

1996. Cultural Center Oudenaarde: Oudenaarde, Belgium. Eugene J. Martin, USA. Drawings and paintings. May 31-June 14 [54 works of art] (solo show). 

1994. Lilly Gallery, Duke University: Durham NC. Eugene Martin. Acrylic paintings on paper. Sept 12-Oct 24 (solo show).

1992. Horace Williams House: Chapel Hill NC.  Art by Eugene Martin. Sept 6-30 [43 works of art] (solo show).

1990. Michel Rooryck Gallery: Ghent, Belgium.  Eugene Martin: A RetrospectiveJan 12-Feb 11 [49 works of art] (solo show). Click here for exhibit video.

1988. DC Art Works: Washington DC. Eugene Martin's paintings on silk reproduced in Udaipur, India. Sept-Oct (solo show).

1988. DC Art Works: Washington DC. Eugene Martin's  pen & ink drawings and paintings on silk reproduced in Udaipur, India. Aug (solo show).

1983. Decorative Art Department - Bloomingdales: Falls Church VA. Eugene Martin paintings (sold out) (solo show).

1982. Decoration of Restaurant 'The Breadoven': Washington DC. Paintings by Eugene Martin on silk reproduced in Udaipur, India (solo show).

  

Select Group Shows:


2017. Pulse Art Fair Miami BeachMaus Contemporary, Dec. 7-10 (Art Fair)

2016. Profligate Beauty: Selections from the Collection of the Ogden Museum of Art includes 2001 acrylic painting on canvas by Eugene J. Martin, curator: Bradley Sumrall, New Orleans, LA (Nov. 19, 2016-Sept. 30, 2017).

2016. Bayou Moderne - 20th Century to the Present, LSU Museum of Art, Baton Rouge, LA: rehanging of permanent collection, includes 1990 acrylic painting on paper by E.J. Martin, curator: Dr. Sarah Clunis (May 12, 2016-March 7, 2017).

2015-2016. Recent acquisitions and Favorites, Masur Museum of Art, Monroe, LA (July 15, 2015-Feb 20, 2016).

2015. Many Rivers: A 40th Anniversary Celebration of Black Dimensions in Art, Inc. Arts Center Gallery, Saratoga Arts, Saratoga Springs, NY, Oct. 3-Nov. 14. Curated by Stephen Tyson and Stanwyk E. Cromwell [2 paintings on canvas]. 

2015. Works in Paper selections from the Gallery, Louis Stern Fine Arts, West Hollywood, CA, July 31-Sept 19 [2 works on paper].

2014. Clayton Colvin, Eugene James Martin, Leslie Smith III, and Odili Donald Odita. beta pictoris gallery (pp. 38-41)Volta 10 Basel, Switzerland, June 16-21 (Art Fair).

2013. Golden Anniversary: The Masur celebrates fifty years, Masur Museum of Art, Monroe, LA (June 26-Oct 5). 

2013. Parish Gallery: Washington D.C. Group of Gallery Artists. Feb. 1- Feb. 26.

2012. Acadiana Center for the Arts: Lafayette, LA.  Reconfigure: Transformations of the Body. Aug. 11-Oct. 13 [17 works of art]. Curated by Mary Beyt and Brian Guidry.

2010. Parish Gallery, Washington DC. Summer Group Show.  July 16-Sept. 14.

2009. Cecil College, MD. In Remembrance: Artists from the Paul R. Jones Collection. Jan. 17-Feb. 23 [3 artworks].

2008. University of Delaware Museum, Mechanical Hall Galleries: In Remembrance: Artists from the Paul R. Jones Collection. Jan. 22-May 23 [3 artworks]. Curated by Janet Dees. 

2006. Galerie Lafayette: Lafayette LA. Louisiana Gumbo. Summer [8 artworks]. Curated by Troy Dugas.

2005. Ogden Museum of Southern Art: New Orleans, LA. Spirit of Place - Art from Acadiana May 5-Jul 24 [3 artworks]. Curated by David Houston.

2005. Ogden Museum of Southern Art: New Orleans LA. African-American artists from the permanent collection. July 28-Sept 24 [1 painting].

2004-2005. Acadiana Center for the Arts: Lafayette LA. Spirit of Place - Art from Acadiana.  Oct 16-Jan 10 [3 artworks]. Curated by David Houston.

1994. Chapel Hill Public Arts Commission, Exhibit at  Town Hall: Chapel Hill NC. Sept 11-Dec. 11 [2 artworks].

1994. Meredith College: Raleigh NC (Sixteenth Annual Raleigh Fine Arts Society Artists Exhibition). March 20-Apr 25 [2 artworks]

1994. Fridholm Fine Arts Gallery, Broadway Arts Building, Asheville NC. Eugene Martin: Acrylic paintings on paper. [6 artworks].

1993. Fridholm Fine Arts Gallery, Broadway Arts Building: Asheville NC. Eugene Martin: pen & ink drawings. Nov 12-Jan 12 [18 artworks].

1993. Meredith College: Raleigh NC. Fifteenth Annual Raleigh Fine Arts Society Artists Exhibition.  Mar 21-Apr 25 [2 artworks]

1992. Fridholm Fine Arts Gallery, Broadway Arts Building: Asheville NC. Acrylic paintings on paper by Eugene Martin. Apr 10-May 23 [12 artworks]

1991. The Witte Beer Gallery: Bruges, Belgium (summer)

1991. The Gallery, Broadway Arts Building: Asheville NC.  Jul 5-Aug 24 [4 artworks].

1991. Fourth Annual Afro-American Artists Exhibition, High Point Theatre Art Galleries, High Point, North Carolina, May 4-June 28 (Group show).

1991. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Student Union Galleries: Viewpoints: Five Black American Artists. Jan 19-Feb 8 [6 artworks].

1981. Corcoran Gallery of Art: Washington D.C. Works of Art from the Private Collections of the Friends of the Corcoran: 1961-1981Jan 16-Feb 15 [1 Painting].

1973. Washington Gallery of Art: Washington D.C. Drawings and small works. Feb 17-March 17 [2 artworks]

1973. Ontario Gallery, Washington D.C.

1968. Jane Haslem Gallery, Washington D.C.

1966. Jane Haslem Gallery, Washington D.C.

1966. Ontario Gallery, Washington D.C.

1965. Georgetown Modern Gallery, Washington D.C.

1964. Georgetown Gallery, Washington D.C.

1964. Smith Mason Gallery, Washington D.C.

1961. The Coffee House, Washington D.C.

1960. The Coffee House, Washington D.C.

1959. Montgomery County Fair, MD, Prize winning portrait drawing

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