Henry Martin ... busy doing art



2018     Agnes Martin: Pioneer, Painter, Icon (Schaffner Press, USA) MARCH 2018


2017     Yappo (Company Cod, London) OCTOBER 2017 - supported by University of the Creative Arts, & Tipperary Artists Award 2017.




2017–2018 100 Days 100 Women - Blog Promoting Art by Women, daily for 100 Days.




2018     My Irish Love Song     (TBC)


2017     Three Mothers in Search of a Son, Reading      (Belltable, Limerick)


2014     The Man Who Would Be King, Reading     (Drayton Arms, London)


2014     The Last Sign of Life, Reading     (Arcola Theatre,  London) (PlayWROUGHT Festival of New Writing)


2013     The Cost of Your Forgetting     (Project Arts Centre, Dublin) (Tiny Plays for Ireland, Fishamble)


2012     One Complete Person     (Theatre 503, London)


2011     The Last Sign of Life     (Theatre503, London) (LabFest, Festival of New Writing)


2011     The Voice from the Wood     (Roundhouse, London) (Accidental Festival)


2011     The Rise and Fall of Gestures Drama      (Hightide, London) (Workshop)


2010     Acting Out     (Central School of Speech and Drama, London) (Company)


2010     The Irish Elk     (Theatre 503, London)


2009    AfterCircles     (Underbelly, Edinburgh & Theatre503, London)


2009     Twisted Tea Cups      (Woolly Balloon, Latitude Festival, UK)


2009     Basin of Myself     (Cork Midsummer Festival, Ireland)


2009     Terms and Conditions     (Hampstead Theatre, London) (Company)


2006     Basin of Myself      (Muscailt Arts Festival, Galway) (Jerome Hynes Award)


2005     Castles For People     (Bank of Ireland Theatre, Galway)





2013     Architecture According To Pigeons     (Writer, Storyboard, Producer) Phaidon Press


2013     I am Blop!    (Writer, Storyboard, Producer) Phaidon Press


2012     Herve Tullet, Let’s Play Games!     (Writer, Director, Producer) Phaidon Press


2012     Rene Burri: Impossible Reminiscences    (Director, Producer) Phaidon Press


2012     The Art Book, New Edition     (Writer, Producer) Phaidon Press


2012     The Phaidon Archive of Graphic Design     (Producer) Phaidon Press


2012     20th Century World Architecture, The Phaidon Atlas     (Producer) Phaidon Press





2014     Furries     (Capital Films) (Writer, Crew)


2013     I Am, I Can, I Have     (Pilot)


2010     The Last Sign of Life     (Shortlisted for the Red Planet Prize)





2015     Old Vic 12 (Playwriting), Longlist,


2014     Irish Cultural Centre Residency, Longlist,


2014     BBC Tony Doyle Award, Longlist,


2013     Perfect Pitch Award, Shortlist,


2013     Script6 Award, Shortlist,


2011     National Youth Theatre: Write to Shine, Shortlist,


2011     Adopt a Playwright Award, Shortlist,


2011     T.S Eliot Exchange, Shortlist,


2010     The Red Planet Prize, Shortlist,


2010     T.S. Eliot UK/US Exchange, Shortlist,


2009     The Old Vic UK/US Exchange, Shortlist,


2006     Jerome Hynes Memorial Award, Winner,


2003     Cuirt International Festival of Literature, Nominee,


2002     Cuirt International Festival of Literature, Nominee,





2014     Writer     Phaidon.com


2013     Writer     House Magazine, Issue 26


2013     Writer     House Magazine, Issue 25


2010     Writer     Cuadrivio, Literary Journal


2010     Writer     Wordlegs, Literary Journal


2010     Writer     House Magazine, Issue 15





2018      Emily Harvey Foundation, Resident,


2017–18     Society of Authors UK Member


2017–18     The Biographers’ Club Member


2017     Belltable Connect, Artist Development Programme, Belltable, Limerick


2016     ‘Shaping the View: Understanding Landscape through Illustration’ Edinburgh College of Art, YAPPO (book) presentation.


2008     The Royal Court Young Writers Programme