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Remembering the past: Artwork selected as Official Gift in Royal Wedding in Spain, 2004

In 2004, during the Royal Wedding of Prince Felipe of Spain ( now the King of Spain) with Leticia, the government of El Salvador gave a painting as official gift. The painting was selected “Helechos en el Bosque” from Artist Marco Valencia, it was a medium size (60×120 cm) acrylic on line painting which was sent with all Royal Gifts from other countries to this important event.

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“Helechos en el Bosque” the Official Gift from Salvadorean Government to Prince Felipe of Spain in May 2004

The painting “Helechos en el Bosque”  (Acrylic on linen, 60 x 120 cm, painted in 2003) was selected as the only one  Official Gift from Salvadorean Government to Prince Felipe of Spain in His Royal Wedding in May 2004.

This painting describes a dense magical forest and some small ferns in the foreground of painting.

 

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Marco Valencia in El Salvador National Art Collection Hall (Sala Nacional de Exposiciones Salarrué)

The painting “Hojas en el Río” was a acrylic painting which was  donated in 2008 from the Artist to Sala Nacional de Exposiciones Salarrué (National Hall of Art) . The painting describes a small river and some banana leaves and some other leaves suspended into the water flow.

The Salvadorean National Art Collection is an historical Art Collection from only consecrated  fine Artists who lived and have done in some way  an important legacy in El Salvador Fine Arts History.

The Sala Nacional de Exposiciones Salarrué is probably, after the Museo de Arte MARTE (private Art Collection Museum) and Museo Forma (Private Art Collection Museum) the most  important Government  – Exhibition place  for Fine Arts located in the heart of San Salvador Capital and it shows important Art Exhibitions from 1967.

Marco Valencia had a Curated Retrospective Exhibition in March, 2008 at Sala Nacional de Exposiciones, “En honor al Paisaje” with more than 30 large paintings exhibited there that show the Artist´s works from 1994.

For more information please visit the following links:

http://cultura.presidencia.gob.sv/temas/museos/sala-nacional-de-exposiciones-qsalarrueq.html

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Sala-Nacional-de-Exposiciones-Salarru%C3%A9/243480649010399

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Marco Valencia in Rembrandt talking Colors

Royal Talens, a famous Dutch company specialized in hobby and Art Materials , launched in 2011 the campaign “Talking colours” and interviewed some  Artists around the world about using pigments and their personal experience with colors. Marco was chosen to talk about white pigment in their artwork.

You can see the entire interview in the following link

http://rembrandt.royaltalens.com/en/inspiration/testimonial/titanium-white

Royal Talens is a company in Apeldoorn that specializes in artists accessories and hobby paint. In the past Talens has also produced fountain pen ink, typewriter ribbon, carbon paper and other office supplies.

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Marco Valencia in Sennelier official website, a famous French Artists Materials Brand

From the Official website of famous Art Materials French Brand Sennelier, Marco was selected in 2013 as one of the Artists participating in “Sennelier Atmospheres” a campaign to portrait famous artists around the world working in their studios.

See the link:

http://www.sennelier-colors.com/en/Sans-nom_43.html

Sennelier is a French brand of art supplies famous for their hand selected pigments. They produce oil paints, water colors, gouache, pastels, india ink and many other mediums.

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Limited Edition of 20th Anniversary prints

CASCADAENLATARDE

 

This is a Limited Edition of 20th Anniversary of painting, with the painting “Cascada en el Atardecer”

Each Gicleé is signed and there is a limited edition of 25 prints.

Printed in Epson High Quality Enhanced Matte Paper and Epson k4 Ultrachrome Inks.

Size: 8 x 10 inches, numbered from 1 to 25

Packed in foam paper and shipping using normal mail, options for express shipping available

Certificate of printing provided by the Artist

more info : info@marcovalencia.net

 

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BLUE SERIES

ACRYLIC ON LINEN 1.00 X 0.80 MT / 39.4 X 31.5 INCHES Signed front and back as " Marco Valencia"
ACRYLIC ON LINEN 1.00 X 0.80 MT / 39.4 X 31.5 INCHES Signed front and back as ” Marco Valencia”

This medium size blue painting is a personal reflection about a night in a forest. Is a mixture between lights and dark shadows creating a dramatic but a reflexive theme about night.

History:

Exhibited at Juannio Art Auction, Guatemala City, June 2014.

Eshitited at Galeria 123, San Salvador El Salvador, August – December 2013.

Exhibiting at Salt Fine Art Galllery Laguna Beach California, February 2015

If you arte interested in the painting contact Salt Fine Art Gallery.

 

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Available charcoals for sale

Banana Tree II , charcoal on paper 2014 Code: MV20140607 SIZE: 27 X 36 CM
Banana Tree II , charcoal on paper 2014 Code: MV20140607 SIZE: 27 X 36 CM

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New drawings for 2014: available for sale charcoal on paper

Landscape, charcoal on paper, 27 x 36 cm

 


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New painting: Bamboos, 2014, acrylic on linen 2.00 x 1.00 mt Private Collection Guatemala

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New painting: Platanar , acrylic on linen, 1.50 x 1.00 mt private collection Nicaragua

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Welcome to our site

Official page of Marco Valencia, self-taught Landscape Artist and chemical engineer, born in El Salvador, Marco has been exhibiting across Central America, Mexico and United States for 15 years.  His paintings and inspiration are devoted to Landscape, Latin American Landscape.

Thank you for visiting and get inspired with the great landscape Art of Marco.

 

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New paintings

HOJAS EN EL RIO III
Hojas en el Rio III
Acrylic on canvas
70 x 70 cm AVAILABLE MORE INFO TO: INFO@MARCOVALENCIA.NET
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Private Commission from a Private Art Collector in Guatemala

Commision of "Platanar" Impressionist painting
Commision of “Platanar” Impressionist painting 2.80 x 9 mt ( 9.2 x 29.5 feet)
Commision of "Platanar" Impressionist painting
Commision of “Platanar” Impressionist painting 2.80 x 9 mt ( 9.2 x 29.5 feet)
Commision of "Platanar" Impressionist painting
Commision of “Platanar” Impressionist painting 2.80 x 9 mt ( 9.2 x 29.5 feet)
Commision of "Platanar" Impressionist painting
Commision of “Platanar” Impressionist painting 2.80 x 9 mt ( 9.2 x 29.5 feet)
Commision of "Platanar" Impressionist painting
Commision of “Platanar” Impressionist painting 2.80 x 9 mt ( 9.2 x 29.5 feet)
Commision of "Platanar" Impressionist painting
Commision of “Platanar” Impressionist painting 2.80 x 9 mt ( 9.2 x 29.5 feet)
Commision of "Platanar" Impressionist painting
Commision of “Platanar” Impressionist painting 2.80 x 9 mt ( 9.2 x 29.5 feet)
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From private Collections: Official Gift to Felipe Prince and Letizia / Spain (2004)

This was the only official Gift from El Salvador Government to Hig Highness Prince Felipe because His Royal Wedding in January 2004.

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From Private Collections : Avianca Artwork collection San Salvador, El Salvador

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Main artwork in Lobby at Avianca Headquarters in San Salvador El Salvador.

“El vuelo mágico”

Acrylic on canvas 1.30 x 1.00 mt

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Nueva obra/ New painting: Noche en el bosque azul 1.00x 0.80 mt

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Obra reciente Enero vendida / Recent Artwork January SOLD

PALMA AL PIE DE LOS CERROS, SOLD PRIVATE COLLECTION
PALMA AL PIE DE LOS CERROS, SOLD PRIVATE COLLECTION
Acrilico Acrylic 2.00 x 1.50 mt , 2013
VISUALIZACION / VISUALIZATION
VISUALIZACION / VISUALIZATION
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Obras recientes Febrero – Marzo 2013 / Recent paintings February – March 2013

RIO EN EL BOSQUE VISUALIZACION / VISUALIZATION
RIO EN EL BOSQUE VISUALIZACION / VISUALIZATION

 

RIO EN EL BOSQUE NEBULOSO, Acrílico sobre tela / Acrylic on canvas 1.45 x 0.90 mt DISPONIBLE AVAILABE
RIO EN EL BOSQUE NEBULOSO, Acrílico sobre tela / Acrylic on canvas 1.45 x 0.90 mt DISPONIBLE AVAILABE
NEBLINA EN EL BOSQUE, 2013, Acrílico sobre tela / Acrylic on canvas 1.00 x 0.80 mt DISPONIBLE AVAILABE
NEBLINA EN EL BOSQUE, 2013, Acrílico sobre tela / Acrylic on canvas 1.00 x 0.80 mt DISPONIBLE AVAILABE
ATARDECER, 2013, Acrílico sobre tela / Acrylic on canvas 1.00 x 0.80 mt SOLD PRIVATE COLLECTION USA
ATARDECER, 2013, Acrílico sobre tela / Acrylic on canvas 1.00 x 0.80 mt SOLD PRIVATE COLLECTION USA
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obra en proceso / painting in process

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“Cañaveral” nueva obra / new painting

View of "Cañaveral" artwork / Vista de la obra "Cañaveral" en espacio CANAVERAL

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Obra Reciente / Recent Artwork : Platanar

PLATANAR

 

Vendida / Sold / Galeria 123 San Salvador El Salvador

 

 

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Nueva obra de la Serie Azul / New Artwork from the Blue Series

Noche del Bosque Azul
Noche del Bosque Azul
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Obra Hiperrealista en California / Hiperrealist painting in California

Acrilico S/lino Acrylic on linen, 1.30 x 1.00 mt, 2013

See it @ SALT FINE ART Gallery1492 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651, Estados Unidos

www.saltfineart.com

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