HFAF :: houston fine art fair

The Houston Fine art Fair (HFAF) features scores of top-tier galleries from all corners of the world. Discover important Modern and Contemporary art, over 500 paintings, works on paper, prints, photography, and sculpture to choose from. Ranging from the big named masters to emerging up and comers. Florencia San Martin Brück’s art is intimately related

Oscillation

Oscillation, Bay City, Texas, summer 2015. Painting, Oil on canvas. Size: 48 W x 36 H in (122 W x 91.4 H cm). © 2014 Florencia San Martin Brück/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Oscillations occur not only in mechanical systems but also in dynamic systems in virtually every area of science: for example the

Lucretia

Lucretia, Bay City, Texas, summer 2015. Painting, Oil on canvas. Size: 30 W x 40 H in (76.2 W x 101.6 H cm). © 2014 Florencia San Martin Brück/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Susan Jacoby writes, “When Mott died in 1880, she was widely judged by her contemporaries… as the greatest American woman of the

The Siiq, path to Petra

The Siiq, path to Petra, Buenos Aires, summer 2015. Painting, Oil on canvas. Size: 39.4 W x 39.4 H in (100 W x 100 H cm). © 2014 Florencia San Martin Brück/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. It seems no work of Man’s creative hand, by labour wrought as wavering fancy planned; But from the

Jardin des Tuileries

Jardin des Tuileries, Buenos Aires, summer 2014. Painting, Oil on canvas. Size: 43.3 W x 59 H in ( 110 W x 150 H cm). © 2014 Florencia San Martin Brück/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. On October 6, 1789, as the French Revolution be an, King Louis XVI was brought against his will to

Talavera

Talavera Poblana, Bay City, Texas, summer 2015. Painting, Oil on canvas. Size: 40 W x 30 H in (101.6 W x 76.2 H cm). © 2014 Florencia San Martin Brück/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Inspired by the colors of Talavera pottery, in Puebla, Mexico. It is a mixture of Italian, Spanish and indigenous ceramic

Deux arabesques

Deux arabesques. Buenos Aires, summer 2014. Painting, Oil on canvas, Size: 47.2 W x 39.4 H in (120 W x 100 H cm).  © 2014 Florencia San Martin Brück/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York   The Two Arabesques (Deux arabesques), L. 66, is a pair of arabesques composed for piano by Claude Debussy. They are

“Metáfora”… the book

To welcome this new 2015, I’m proud to announce my new book “Metáfora” where you will find all my 2014 paintings of the Metáfora Collection. A special thanks to Javier, Heriberto and Helena that supported and inspired me in the production of this collection. FSMB, Florencia San Martin Brück :: Metáfora, Oil Paintings. from Flor

Venus

Venus. Buenos Aires, summer 2014. Painting, Oil on canvas, Size:  43.3 W x 59 H in ( 110 W x 150 H cm).  © 2014 Florencia San Martin Brück/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York   Roman goddess whose functions encompassed love, beauty, sex, fertility and prosperity. In Roman mythology, she was the mother of the Roman

La derrota de Quimera

La Derrota de Quimera. Buenos Aires, spring 2014. Painting, Oil on canvas, Size: 47.2 W x 39.4 H in (120 W x 100 H cm).  © 2014 Florencia San Martin Brück/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York THE KHIMAIRA (or Chimera) was a monstrous beast which ravaged the countryside of Lykia in Anatolia. It was a composite

Inside the Studio

INTERVIEW -What are the major themes you pursue in your work? I approach the canvas with no models in mind, connecting to chaos, which is the basis of creation, which manifests from something unique to formless nothing.  I cast light on forms previously in the shadows of the unconscious. Once the chaos has unfolded its

Intraterra

Intraterra. Buenos Aires, winter 2014. Painting, Oil on canvas, Size: 47.2 W x 39.4 H in (120 W x 100 H cm).  © 2014 Florencia San Martin Brück/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York AGHARTA, EL REINO SUBTERRÁNEO, o La IntraTerra, por el Maestro Omraam Mikhaël Aïvanhov. Ya hace años, os hablé de este reino subterráneo llamado

Isabel

Isabel. Buenos Aires, Fall 2014. Painting, Oil on canvas, Size: 47.2 W x 39.4 H in (120 W x 100 H cm).  © 2014 Florencia San Martin Brück/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Isabella of Castile So humble a visage: amongst reverent murmurs the Catholic Queen Isabella rides. How appropriate: her face a font of

Marduk

Marduk. Buenos Aires, winter 2014. Painting, Oil on canvas, Size: 43.3 W x 59 H in (110 W x 150 H cm).  © 2014 Florencia San Martin Brück/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York Marduk was the Babylonian name of a late-generation god from ancient Mesopotamia and patron deity of the city of Babylon, who, when

Foucault (Lux Lumens)

Foucault. Buenos Aires, winter 2014. Painting, Oil on canvas, Size: 47.2 W x 39.4 H in (120 W x 100 H cm). LEDs Lux lumens. Foucault currents (also called Eddy currents) are electric currents induced within conductors by a changing magnetic field in the conductor. These circulating eddies of current have inductance and thus induce

Justice of Trajan

Justice of Trajan. Buenos Aires, winter 2014. Painting, Oil on canvas, Size: 39.4 W x 47.2 H in (100 W x 120 H cm).  © 2014 Florencia San Martin Brück/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York   The Justice of Trajan is a legendary episode in the life of Roman Emperor Trajan, based upon Dio Cassius’

Barolo

Barolo. Buenos Aires, summer 2014. Painting, Oil on canvas, Size: 59 H x 59 W in (150 H x 150 W cm).  © 2014 Florencia San Martin Brück/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York   I went to a private party at “Palacio Barolo”, the building energy and its history got in me and from that night

Symphony

Symphony. Buenos Aires, winter 2014. Painting, Oil on canvas, Size: 47.2 W x 39.4 H in (120 W x 100 H cm).  © 2014 Florencia San Martin Brück/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York Kandinsky is believed to have had synaesthesia, a harmless condition that allows a person to appreciate sounds, colours or words with two

Beulah

Beulah. Buenos Aires, summer 2014. Painting, Oil on canvas, Size: 47.2 W x 39.4 H in (120 W x 100 H cm).  © 2014 Florencia San Martin Brück/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York [stag_intro]In William Blake’s mythology, Beulah is “the realm of the Subconscious, the source of poetic inspiration and of dreams.”[/stag_intro]