America Martin

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<b>Carry Beasts Over Pink Sands</b>, 2016<br>Oil & acrylic on canvas, 86x44, 87x46 inches framed<br>$17500
Carry Beasts Over Pink Sands

<b>Women By The Lake</b>, 2016<br>Oil & acrylic on canvas, 42x98 image, 44x100 inches framed<br><i>sold</i>
Women By The Lake

<b>Woman Sits in Chair</b>, 2016<br>Oil & acrylic on canvas, 67x34, 69x36 inches framed<br>$12000
Woman Sits in Chair

<b>What&#8217;s For Dinner</b>, 2016<br>Oil & acrylic on canvas, 59x99, 60x100 inches framed<br><i>sold</i>
What’s For Dinner

<b>Blue Rabbit & Green Bird</b>, 2016<br>Acrylic, Ink & collage on paper, 39x79 inches<br>$9000
Blue Rabbit & Green Bird

<b>Woman & Slice Of Lemon</b>, 2016<br>Ink & paper collage, 20x15 image, 25x20 inches framed<br>$3000
Woman & Slice Of Lemon

<b>Watermelon, Chicken Leg & Fork</b>, 2016<br>Oil & acrylic on canvas, 18x24 image, 20x26 inches framed<br>$5500
Watermelon, Chicken Leg & Fork

<b>Swiss Cheese & Fruit</b>, 2016<br>Oil & acrylic on canvas, 18x24 image, 20x26 inches framed<br>$5500
Swiss Cheese & Fruit

<b>Swimming In Sea Flowers</b>, 2014<br>Ink on handmade paper, 13x18 image, 18x23 inches framed<br>$2000
Swimming In Sea Flowers

<b>Picnic</b>, 2016<br>Oil & acrylic on canvas, 42x50 image, 44x52 inches framed<br>$11500

<b>Garlic, Eggs & Fish On Table</b>, 2016<br>Oil & acrylic on canvas, 42x63 image, 44x65 inches framed<br>$13500
Garlic, Eggs & Fish On Table

<b>Under The Chestnut Tree</b>, 2016<br>Oil & Acrylic on paper, 39x39 inches<br>$5000
Under The Chestnut Tree

<b>Woman Watches Star</b>, 2015<br>Pencil & Acrylic On Paper, 39x40 inches<br>$5000
Woman Watches Star

<b>Water Jug & Magnolia Blossom</b>, 2016<br>Oil & acrylic on canvas, 30x61 image, 32x62 inches framed<br><i>sold</i>
Water Jug & Magnolia Blossom

<b>Magnolia Bloom</b>, 2016<br>Oil & acrylic on canvas, 20x24 image, 22x26 inches framed<br><i>sold</i>
Magnolia Bloom

<b>Thorn & Foot</b><br>Oil & Acrylic on canvas, 60x44 inches<br><i>sold</i>
Thorn & Foot

<b>Woman in Orange & Green</b>, 2015<br>Ink & Acrylic on Paper, 22x30, 28x36 inches framed<br>$2600
Woman in Orange & Green

<b>Woman & Paisley Pillows</b>, 2015<br>Ink on paper, 23x18 inches<br>$2000
Woman & Paisley Pillows

<b>Brass Trombone II</b>, 2015<br>Pencil and ink on Tokushima paper, 39x19, 44x25 inches framed<br>$3000
Brass Trombone II

<b>Brass Trombone</b>, 2015<br>Pencil and ink on Tokushima paper, 39x20, 44x25 inches framed<br>$3000
Brass Trombone

<b>Through the Night with Horse & Torch</b>, 2015<br>Oil and acrylic on canvas, 54x55, 56x57 inches framed<br>$14300
Through the Night with Horse & Torch

<b>Woman with Fruit </b>, 2015<br>Acrylic and oil on canvas, 59x44 inches, 60x46 inches framed<br>$9500
Woman with Fruit

<b>Flowers & Shade</b>, 2015<br>Ink on paper, 6x6, 12x12 inches framed<br><i>sold</i>
Flowers & Shade

<b>Paisley Pillows</b>, 2015<br>Ink on paper, 22x18, 28x24 inches framed<br>$2000
Paisley Pillows

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

<b>Woman & Pillows</b>, 2015<br>Ink on paper, 22x18, 28x24 inches framed<br>$2000
Woman & Pillows

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

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

Take a tour of America's 2016 show at Wally Workman Gallery here.

Take a tour of America's 2015 show at Wally Workman Gallery here.

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 America's wonderful interview with ATOD Magazine here.

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.

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America Martin