Born in 1986, in Darwin, Northern Territory, Stephanie Martin is currently studying a Bachelor
of Creative Arts and Industries (Honours) at Charles Darwin University.
Recent works use light to bring common household objects to life, suggesting power beyond
materiality. Emerging from clear mass-produced vessels, dream-like imagery is captured in the home using
photography and video, alluding to the unconscious dimensions of daily life.
Having studied a Diploma of Arts in furniture design (RMIT) before completing a Bachelor of Fine
Art in object based practice (RMIT), experience in hand crafting objects led to an interest in mass-
In current works, the material burden of the mass-produced object in our world is
alleviated by light’s transformative quality, and the potential to perceive beyond the physical is
offered as a beacon for change.