Daniel Joseph Martinez, The Soviet memorial park in the district of Schönholz. The Soviet War Memorial in Schönholzer Heide (German: Sowjetisches Ehrenmal in der Schönholzer Heide) in Pankow, Berlin was erected in the period between May 1947 and November 1949 and covers an area of 30,000 m?. The memorial contains the biggest Soviet cemetery in Berlin, which is also the biggest Russian cemetery in Europe outside of Russia., 2017. Medium format black & white film printed digitally on Hahnemule Fine Art Baryta, Gloss 315gsm. 60 x 72 in (152.4 x 182.88 cm) / 61 x 75.5 x 2.5 in (154.94 x 191.77 x 6.35 cm) framed. Edition of 3 + 2 AP. Courtesy the artist and Roberts Projects, Los Angeles.

Daniel Joseph Martinez

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Daniel Joseph Martinez (b. 1957, Los Angeles, California) works in the Park Mesa Heights neighborhood of Los Angeles. Martinez received his BFA from California Institute of the Arts in 1979. He has had solo exhibitions at Roberts & Tilton, Los Angeles (2017, 2016, 2014, 2012); LAXART, Los Angeles (2012, 2006); Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico City (2002); and Museum of Contemporary Art, Monterrey, Mexico (2002), among others. His work has been exhibited in numerous group exhibitions, including at Los Angeles County Museum of Art (2017); Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit (2017); Museo de Arte Moderno, Medellín, Colombia (2016); SITE Santa Fe Biennial (2014); Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, California (2013); New Museum, New York (2013); Museum of Modern Art, New York (2012); and 12th Istanbul Biennial (2011). He is the recipient of the American Academy Fellowship, Berlin (2016), The Herb Alpert Award in the Arts (2014), United States Artists Fellowship (2007), ArtPace Foundation Fellowship (2005), and California Arts Council Individual Artists Fellowship (2003).