Martin Ridgwell was born and still lives in London. He recently completed his Masters degree in Printmaking at Camberwell College of Art. He has won many awards and he is the current recipient of the Royal Society of Painter Printmakers student prize, the Gwen May Trust Award. He is also the author of the cult comic strip, The On Ones, published in City Lights magazine. Martin currently works full time as a professional printmaker in his studio in Brixton, South London.