Marti Kilpatrick

Writer and Curator – Bilbao and San Sebastian

Marti Kilpatrick is an American journalist from Alabama who has lived in Basque Country for seven years. She co-authored the Wallpaper* City Guide Bilbao/San Sebastián and writes a blog at She lives in San Sebastián with her nine-year-old daughter, where she writes extensively on Basque and Spanish culture and cuisine for American and international media outlets. She’s the founder of the International Vermut Society, designer and marketer at Mimo, makes a weekly radio appearance on ETB and her cookbook on Basque cuisine is out under Artisan Books in 2018.