Martin Ontiveros is a city-dwelling wizard, currently working his magic in the East Bay of California. His works have been exhibited in galleries from Los Angeles, Oakland, San Francisco, Portland, Seattle, Chicago, and New York to outside of the US in Barcelona, Biarritz, Mexico City and Tokyo. He has produced artwork for bands like Motörhead, Mastodon, and Rob Zombie. Vinyl toys have been produced with Gargamel, Kidrobot and Toy Art Gallery. Monsters Growling in the Background, a collection of spooky poems by various authors and fully illustrated by Martin was published in this past fall, and the end of 2022 a Magic the Gathering Secret Lair card set premiered featuring his artwork.
Check out Martin's solo show Freak Syndicate (2023).