Martin Devek is a Music Composer and Visual Artist whose main focus is in how movement, improvisation, and affective processes can inform music composition. His compositions were performed at the National Concert Hall, the MAC Theatre, Ulster Museum, Dance Ireland, Belfast Children’s Festival 2015, 2016, and 2018 and his music was broadcasted in BBC Radio 5 and BBC Radio Ulster.
His films include ‘Me and My Thoughts’- Award Winner at Awareness Festival, LA and at the West Virginia Film Festival (2017); Finalist at Cardiff Film Festival (2017), Wales and FastNet Film Festival, Cork (2016); “Me and My Thoughts” (2016) and “None” (2006). His Fine Art pieces were exhibited in solo and groups across UK and Ireland. His works are held in private collections in the UK, Ireland, Germany, United States, and Argentina.
Martin holds a BA in Music, from CONSUDEC (Argentina), a Masters Certificate in Composing music for Film and TV from Berklee College of Music (USA), and an MA in Computer Music from Maynooth University (Ireland). In 2018 he won a four-years scholarship to pursue a PhD in Music Composition at Dublin City University.