America Martin

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<b>Woman in Blue</b>, 2013<br>Oil & Acrylic on canvas, 32x56 inches<br>$8500
Woman in Blue

<b>Horns & Shadows</b>, 2013<br>Oil & Acrylic on canvas, 34x57 inches<br>$9000
Horns & Shadows

<b>Camping Under Stars</b>, 2013<br>Oil & Acrylic on canvas, 35x71 inches<br>$11100
Camping Under Stars

<b>Leaves & Blue Clover</b>, 2013<br>Oil & Acrylic on canvas, 53x53 inches, 55x55 inches framed<br><i>sold</i>
Leaves & Blue Clover

<b>Music on Wood Porch</b>, 2013<br>Oil & Acrylic on canvas, 46x39 inches<br>$8500
Music on Wood Porch

<b>Rain Like Paper Planes</b>, 2013<br>Oil & Acrylic on canvas, 56x34 inches<br>$8900
Rain Like Paper Planes

<b>Waterjug and Music</b>, 2013<br>Oil & Acrylic on canvas, 44x34 inches<br>$8100
Waterjug and Music

<b>The Man Who Went Out West</b>, 2013<br>Oil & Acrylic on canvas, 40x26 inches<br>$5800
The Man Who Went Out West

<b>Up the Ladder </b>, 2013<br>Oil & Acrylic on canvas, 58x46 inches<br>$11700
Up the Ladder

<b>Under The Blossom Tree</b>, 2013<br>Japanese Ink on Paper, 13x6 inches<br>$1000
Under The Blossom Tree

<b>Barton Springs</b>, 2013<br>Oil & Acrylic on canvas, 73x33 inches<br>$10000
Barton Springs

<b>Cactus Bloom</b>, 2013<br>Oil & Acrylic on canvas, 57x39 inches<br>$9000
Cactus Bloom

<b>Cloud Woman</b>, 2013<br>Oil & Acrylic on canvas, 24x72 inches<br>$7500
Cloud Woman

<b>High Hat</b>, 2013<br>Oil & Acrylic on canvas, 37x62 inches <br>$9000
High Hat

<b>Two Horns and Pink Tuba</b>, 2012<br>Oil enamel and acrylic on canvas, 71x51 inches<br>$15000
Two Horns and Pink Tuba

<b>Joy II</b><br>Oil enamel & acrylic on canvas, 39x34 inches<br>$5750
Joy II

<b>Man with Fish</b>, 2012<br>Oil & acrylic on canvas, 67x38 inches<br>$10000
Man with Fish

<b>Woman, Fruit and Blue Leaves</b>, 2013<br>Pencil and ink on paper, 30x22 inches<br><i>sold</i>
Woman, Fruit and Blue Leaves

<b>Woman, Flowers and Blue Leaves</b>, 2013<br>Pencil and ink on paper, 30x22 inches<br><i>sold</i>
Woman, Flowers and Blue Leaves

<b>Sweet Rest at Days End</b>, 2013<br>Ink on paper, 6x4 inches<br>$700
Sweet Rest at Days End

<b>Sun, Sky and Boat</b>, 2013<br>Mixed media on paper, 2x4 inches<br><i>sold</i>
Sun, Sky and Boat

<b>By the River</b>, 2011<br>Clay pencil on paper, 24x35 inches<br>$2800
By the River

<b>By the Pond I</b>, 2012<br>Pastel on Paper, 6x4.5 inches<br>$550
By the Pond I

<b>By the Pond II</b>, 2012<br>Pastel on Paper, 5x4.5 inches<br>$550
By the Pond II

<b>Woman in Chair</b>, 2012<br>Pastel on Paper, 6x4.5 inches<br>$550
Woman in Chair

<b>Woman in the Doorway</b>, 2010<br>Pencil & Ink on Paper, 22x15 inches<br>$1100
Woman in the Doorway

<b>Fish, Fruit & Milk II</b>, 2013<br>Ink on paper, 22x22 inches, 33x33 inches framed<br>$1600
Fish, Fruit & Milk II

<b>Gathering Fruit II</b>, 2013<br>Pencil & Ink on paper, 10x30 inches<br>$1400
Gathering Fruit II

<b>Gathering Seashells</b>, 2013<br>Ink on paper, 15x11 inches<br>$1200
Gathering Seashells

<b>Rest on Blue Pillow</b>, 2013<br>Pencil & Ink on paper, 5x5 inches, 9x10 inches framed<br>$650
Rest on Blue Pillow

<b>Woman & Parakeet </b>, 2013<br>Ink on paper, 8x6 inches<br>$800
Woman & Parakeet

<b>Woman & Songbird</b>, 2013<br>Ink on paper, 8x6 inches<br>$800
Woman & Songbird

<b>Woman in Gray & Black</b>, 2013<br>Ink on paper, 12x8 inches<br>$1000
Woman in Gray & Black

<b>Woman in White & Gray</b>, 2013<br>Pencil & Ink on paper, 11x8 inches<br>$1000
Woman in White & Gray

<b>Sculpture</b>, 2012<br>Corten Steel, 7 feet tall<br>$28000
Sculpture

Take a tour of America's 2013 show at Wally Workman Gallery here.

Watch video of America Martin talking about her inspiration, her work & process.

Read The Cult Collective's interview with America here.

AMERICA MARTIN is a Colombian-American fine artist based in Los Angeles and a rising star in the contemporary art world whose works have been shown in museum and solo and group exhibitions nationwide. America describes herself as a painting anthropologist, working primarily with paint on canvas and paper to explore the human experience – and the human form.

America Martin finds inspiration everywhere, but it is not by happenstance or easily won. Like a true virtuoso, she searches relentlessly – sketchbook in hand and camera around neck – often among “voiceless” people whom many consider insignificant; Martin disagrees. Instead, she finds in them truth, vitality and beauty so devastating that she is compelled to transpose it into effigy profound enough to break your heart. That is the essence of Martin’s vision, and through her eyes life is not only sublime, but it finally makes gorgeous, perfect sense.

Taking inspiration from Mid-Century Modernist masters, America’s distinctive style is underscored by the use of boldly brushed lines and punctuated bursts of color to imply tone and mood. She treats her subjects with an obvious reverence, and in a manner that captures their individuality and their dignity.

web site: www.americamartin.com

America Martin