Michael Martinez is an interdisciplinary artist whose work deconstructs false dichotomies, surrounding desire, and the expression of gender. Born in San Antonio, Martinez has exhibited work across south Texas and the Pacific Northwest, within institutions including Portland State University, The Mexic-Arte Museum, and the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston. Additionally, Martinez has featured work abroad, via the Student Cultural Center in Belgrade, Serbia. Currently, Martinez lives and works in south Texas, and has been featured in publications including HuffPost, Mitú, Glasstire, and Out In SA.