Guy Martin studied at Portsmouth School of Art and then St Martin’s College from 1965-1968, becoming a studio assistant to Sir Anthony Caro upon graduation. He then went onto work closely with Peter Kardia as a technician within the Environmental Media department at the Royal College of Art. In 1986 he established himself as a Furniture designer and was appointed the chief design tutor at Parnham College, Dorset from 1988-1994 – where he introduced environmentally thoughtful design to small buildings and constructions. His work as been toured across the UK by the Devon Guild of Craftsmen and in 2009 he returned to making sculptural works.