Marta Alonso Canillar

I was born in Spain but have made my home in California since 1991.

As a young girl growing up in Spain in the seventies and eighties I was never encouraged to pursue a career in the arts so my artistic inclinations were put in the background as something I did on occasion, never a priority.

I am an emerging artist with no formal academic training in the arts. Nevertheless, art has always been an important focus in my life. Over the years, I have taken occasional classes either in Junior

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  • "Summer time" 2015 Oil on canvas