Written on the occasion of the Exhibition “SUEÑO DE UN PAISAJE”
Galeria Praxis, Mexico City Mexico, September 2000
Author: Belgica Rodríguez (Caracas Venezuela)
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Written on the occasion of the Exhibition “BOSQUES Y BAMBUES”
Jorge Sori Fine Art Gallery, Miami Florida USA October 2001
Author: Armando Alvarez Bravo (Miami, Fl USA)
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This written was made for the New Herald Art Section.
Written on the occasion of the Exhibition “EN HONOR AL PAISAJE”
National Hall of Exhibitions Salarrué, San Salvador El Salvador, March 2008
Author: Rodolfo Molina MFA (San Salvador, El Salvador)
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Rodolfo Molina (1959-2013) was an important art critic and curator for many Art events through the Arts in El Salvador and Central America, including contemporary Biennals and contemporary art events in many art galleries in El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Panama
He passew away in 2013.
Essay for a description of Marco Valencia paintings
Author: Mauricio Linares Aguilar MFA (San Salvador, El Salvador)
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Mauricio Linares Aguilar (1966-) is an artist and recognized salvadorean art curator, who has been developing several art projects with museums and galleries through Central America including art biennals. His style in painting evoques the new contemporary theme.
Written on the occasion of the Exhibition “SEGMENTOS DE VIDA”
Museo Torres Bicentenario, Toluca Mexico, May 2016
Author: Ricardo Camacho MFA (Mexico city, Mexico)
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Ricardo Camacho is a highly recognized mexican art curator, whose curatorial art projects are developed with many important mexican museums and cultural places like Museo Jose Luis Cuevas (Mexico City, Mexico), Museo Torres Bicentenario (Toluca, Mexico) and Toluca International Airport with his project Vuelarte. Ricardo is also recognized because his large experience working with mexican artist´s community and developing cultural projects such as World Art Day (Museo Jose Luis Cuevas April 15th, 2016).
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15 selected paintings will be exhibited during May 20 to July 16th, 2016 at the Art Exhibitions Hall of the Museum Bicentenario.
Curator: Ricardo Camacho MFA
Opening date: May 20th 2016
Free Admission to visitors, Not invitation required.
Hour for opening: 6.30 pm – 9.00 pm aprox.
MUSEUM INFORMATION TO VISITORS & TOURISTS:
Address: Av. José María Morelos Ote. s/n , esquina con Alfredo del Mazo, Col. Ferrocarriles Nacionales, C.P. 50070, Toluca, Estado de México MEXICO
Hours : Tuesday – Sunday: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Fee Admission: MXN 10.00 / Wenesday and sundays: free admission
Tel. +52 722 213 7347
Director: Anastasia Sergevna
Going to Museo Torres Bicentenario (Toluca) from Mexico City, Mexico:
1. By shuttle buses (aprox 1 hour from Mexico City) :
Take taxi or metro to Observatorio Terminal Bus Station Mexico City
Sur 122 y Av. Esq. Rio Tacubaya Núm. 232, Col. Real del Monte, México CDMX.
Del. Álvaro Obregón. C.P. 01130
Tel. +52 55 5271-4519, +52 55 5271-0149 , +52 55 5271-4481
Official website (spanish):
Hours and prices (unofficial but detailed info):
2. By Car: (Aprox 1 hour from Mexico City):
In order to commemorate the birth of Leonardo Da Vinci, World Art Day is a global initiative to commemorate art masters and celeberate Art (painting, sculpture and danging) in Art Museums, Galleries and Cultural Centers all over the world.
The Museo Jose Luis Cuevas, located in Mexico City, Mexico will be celebrating World Art Day this coming April 15th with a Collective Exhibition and cultural activites through April and May 2016, in this Exhibition it will be participating important Mexican Art Masters like Jose Luis Cuevas, Leonardo Nierman, Gabriela Rojo, among others foreign artists in painting, sculpture and dancing.
Mexican Art Curator Ricardo Camacho MFA is head of this important Event for 2016.
Marco Valencia was chosen in 2016 as an Artist to participate in this important collective Exhibition with his painting “Bosque Azul” .
The Exhibition World Art Day will be during April 15th- May 15th 2016.
For Art Collectors: for more information this painting please contact in Mexico trhough his Mexico Art representatives
Arte y Curaduria
For more info about World Art Day :
World Art Day in Mexico (spanish website):
Opening: April 15 th 2016
Hour: 6.30 pm (invitation required), get online invitations here:
Address: Academia 13, Cuauhtémoc, Centro Histórico, 06060 Ciudad de México, D.F., México
Tel +52 55 5522 0156
Opening Hours: Tuesday – Sunday 10:00 am – 6 pm MONDAY CLOSED
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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.
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.
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.
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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
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.
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.
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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
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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.
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.
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.
See it @ SALT FINE ART Gallery1492 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651, Estados Unidos