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Martín La Spina, 1973 ~ Surrealist painter





Martín La Spina, Argentine painter, was born in La Plata in 1973. He was graduated as a Professor and Bachelor of Fine Arts -painting orientation- in the Fine Art College with a distinction for his high qualifications. He has participated in many exhibitions, either single or collective. He was also specially invited, in Painting, Drawing and Art in Glass Saloons from the year 1989 until now. He receive many awards and prizes for his artistic work.

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Since 1990 he has performed his own individual exhibitions. During 2002 it was in the city of Barcelona, Spain, where he exposed his paintings, among many other galleries we can mention Rainbow Gallery, in Sitges. In 2003 he studied scenography in the Superior Institute of Art of the Colon Theatre, in Buenos Aires. In 2005 new exhibitions were performed in Barcelona. It is worth mentioned “Classicism and Modernity”, in Art Bubble-Rubi Gallery. In 2006 his art work “Meninas under metamorposis” was published by the Prado National Museum as part of the activities related with Picasso's year. As a mural artist, he performed many jobs, between them, the mosaic mural “The Annunciation” for the Villa Elisa Church.
Martín La Spina is a teacher of mural art in the Fine Art College, University of La Plata, from 1996.
In the field of Artistic Work for children, he illustrated many books for different Publishing Houses in Argentina. He made illustrations for the ophidian Buenos Aires Guide (2000) and with his painting “He will cover you with His shadow” was the official Christmas Stamp for the Argentinian Mail.
As a stained-glass artist he was a member of the course “New Applicated Techniques for the contemporary glass”, with a scholar-ship from the Catalunya Government. At the moment he is a teacher for the Cathedral Superior Institute of Stained Glass Window, in La Plata, that gives a technical degree. He is a member of the Art in glass group Asterisco Atelier, with this group he is working since 2004 in the great ceiling window “St George and the Dragon”.

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter

Martín La Spina | Argentine Surrealist painter