in the interstice of art & archive

Home / About

Ellis Martin (he/him) works with digital derivatives in the interstice of art and archive. His short films have screened at San Francisco Transgender Film Festival and Trans Stellar Film Festival. He edited the Lambda Literary award-winning book We Both Laughed in Pleasure: The Selected Diaries of Lou Sullivan (Nightboat Books, 2019). He has generated large-scale digitization projects at the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Historical Society, the John J. Wilcox, Jr. Archives, Mills College Art Museum, and the Oakland Museum of California. 

Email: ellis.w.martin@gmail.com   

Portrait (left) by Chris Berntsen in Brooklyn, the traditional homelands of the Lenape. 

Portrait ('about' banner) by Cole Frank in Joshua Tree, the traditional homelands of the Yuhaviatam, Maarenga’yam and Cahuilla. 

Using Format