Maximilian Slash Marton On His Approach For Finding Creativity

Maximilian ”Maxi” Slash Marton is a multi-talented individual with a diverse range of interests and skills. He is an actor, photographer, musician, designer and creative force. Maxi studies graphic design at the Hungarian University of Fine Arts, where he is sharpening his skills and developed his unique artistic vision. With his Swedish, Hungarian, and Sami heritage, he brings a unique perspective to his work.

Art and Design

Maxi’s artistic endeavors encompass painting, photography, and graphic design. His artwork often draws inspiration from nature, the human form, and the concept of wabi-sabi, a Japanese aesthetic that celebrates imperfection and impermanence. His designs, infused with Scandinavian minimalism and Japanese wabi-sabi principles, blending clean lines, natural materials, and a touch of imperfection. He is a master of using negative space to create a sense of balance and tranquility, and his designs are often described as being both elegant and understated. As a designer, Maxi creates both physical and digital products.


Maximilian Slash Marton in the American Horror Movie, Midsommar (2019)


Film and Photography

Maxi has appeared in several films, including “The Reckoning” and “Midsommar.” He is also a skilled photographer, with a focus on architecture and design. His images are striking and atmospheric, capturing the essence of his subjects.


Maximilian on the Saxophone and other members of his band live in Malmö, Sweden


Musical Prowess

Maxi’s musical talents extend to the saxophone, an instrument he plays with passion and finesse. His soulful melodies and improvisational skills have captivated audiences worldwide, adding a unique dimension to his artistic persona. He infuses his music with the same passion for simplicity and elegance that characterizes his visual art, creating compositions that resonate with listeners on a profound level.

Cross-Cultural Visionary

He is a passionate advocate for cross-cultural understanding, believing that art and music have the power to bridge divides and foster connection. His work has inspired countless individuals worldwide, demonstrating that creativity knows no boundaries and that art can transcend cultural barriers.

”I feel like there’s an old pirate
living inside of me, forcing me
to embark on creative
expeditions and adventures.”

Multilingualism and Cultural Sensitivity

Maxi’s fluency in six languages – Swedish, Hungarian, Danish, Norwegian, English and Japanese – allows him to seamlessly navigate and absorb the rich cultural nuances that have shaped his artistic perspective. His ability to speak and understand multiple languages has enriched his creative process, fostering cross-cultural dialogues and collaborations


Framed Photos by Maximilian Slash Marton

Maximilian Slash Marton’s notable accomplishments:
 –  Appeared in several films, including “The Reckoning” and “Midsommar”
 –  Sought-after photographer with a focus on architecture
 –  Skilled designer of both physical and digital products
 –  Known for his innovative and experimental designs

He is always on the lookout for new and exciting ideas, and he is not afraid to experiment with different styles and trends. He is a source of inspiration for many people, both in his professional and personal life.
Maxi is a true creative force, and his work has been praised for its timeless elegance and its ability to speak to the human spirit. He is sure to continue to make his mark on the world of art, design, and entertainment.


Old-fashioned meets modernism, in this luxurious art-deco design by Maximilian Slash Marton