Video – White House Holiday Card

Posted by on Dec 4, 2013 in Video | No Comments

Adrian talks about the 2001 White House Holiday Card that he was commissioned to paint by President and First Lady George and Laura Bush. White House Holiday Card from Adrian and Leah Martinez on Vimeo.

Video – Amaryllis in Green Vase

Posted by on Nov 27, 2013 in Video | No Comments

Get ready for the Holidays by watching this wonderful video of Adrian talking about his painting “Amaryllis in Green Vase”. Amaryllis in Green Vase from Adrian and Leah Martinez on Vimeo.

Video – Brandywine Feast

Posted by on Nov 20, 2013 in Video | No Comments

Adrian discusses texture, color and light in this video about his painting “Brandywine Feast”. Brandywine Feast from Adrian and Leah Martinez on Vimeo.

Video – The Gardener

Posted by on Nov 13, 2013 in Video | No Comments

In the video below, Adrian discusses the painting “The Gardener” and how he feels about vines, old stone and the layers of time that permeate this image. The Gardener from Adrian and Leah Martinez on Vimeo.

Video – Coral Bells

Posted by on Nov 5, 2013 in Video | One Comment

The painting that Adrian discusses in the video below is another piece that is part of a cycle of work inspired by Brandywine Cottage, the complex and beautiful garden of friends David Culp and Michael Alderfer. Coral Bells from Adrian and Leah Martinez on Vimeo.

Video – Burmese Cat

Posted by on Oct 18, 2013 in Video | No Comments

In the video below, Adrian discusses the painting “Burmese Cat” and the fact that it was originally a much larger portrait of a friend. Burmese Cat from Adrian and Leah Martinez on Vimeo.

Video – Bowl of Fishes and Bread

Posted by on Sep 28, 2013 in Adrian, Video | 2 Comments

Adrian talks about his still life painting Bowl of Fishes and Bread and the influence of Spanish painter Juan Sánchez Cotán in this video.  

Video – Winter’s Abundance

Posted by on Sep 22, 2013 in Adrian, Video | No Comments

This is the first in an ongoing series of videos where Adrian talks about his paintings, his technique, art and life in general. In this particular video, Adrian discusses his original oil painting “Winter’s Abundance”. This painting was part of a cycle of work inspired by Brandywine Cottage, the complex and beautiful garden of friends […]