karen martinez

karen martinez

131 fans

escalquens (31), France
9 works

Since my childhood I have always been very influenced by art. Thanks in particular to my father who was an art teacher and to my brothers who also worked in painting. I have always loved and been attracted to cars and the details of their design. So at the age of fifteen, I decided to study automotive design. I trained in this branch in Guadalajara (Mexico) before leaving a few months later for Germany. Two years later I moved to France, the country in which I currently live. I decided to pursue my career in art but this time in a slightly different way to what I was doing previously. I started to paint some paintings, to express my ideas differently and no longer only in the automotive field. Today I make drawings and paintings around themes that are dear to me, such as Mexican culture, my country of origin. I am more inspired by my culture since I have been living abroad and want to share it through my paintings. So I continue to learn new things and different techniques. It allows me to surpass myself every day while doing what I like. I changed path but no goal.

Automotive design

Annnecy, France, June 2016

karen martinez's artwork

Pedro infante mariachi
Pedro infante mariachi
$1,056
Oil painting (80 x 100 cm)
Frida Kahlo flores
new
Frida Kahlo flores
$634
Acrylic painting (50 x 70 cm)
Frida kahlo sonrisa
new
Frida kahlo sonrisa
$500
Oil painting (50 x 70 cm)
Agua de vida
Agua de vida
$1,067
Oil painting (130 x 90 cm)
Nubes viajeras
Nubes viajeras
$1,089
Oil painting (130 x 90 cm)
Qankij
Qankij
$1,056
Oil painting (130 x 90 cm)
Tango argentino
Tango argentino
$311
Mixed media (60 x 60 cm)
Puesta de sol
Puesta de sol
Sold
Oil painting (130 x 90 cm)
Gravure calavera
Gravure calavera
Sold
Woodcut (31 x 41 cm)

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