Cuban-American Sculptor Enrique Martínez Celaya Unveils “The Well”

After collective grief, a community needs to rebuild. Recent events surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic caused many to experience loss. A sense of hope was needed to help people rise from the sorrow. Art often provides an avenue for uplifting the …read more

Group show PRIMERA REVANCHA, at Pinta Miami

Dec 1 - Dec 4, 2016 Curated by Omar Pascual Castillo Pinta Miami  Booth B29 318 NW 23rd St, Miami, FL 33127 Featured artists: Alejandro Aguilera, José Bedia, Ariel Cabrera, Carlos Cárdenas, Luis Cruz Azaceta, Ofill Echevarría, Alexis …read more

Enrique Martínez Celaya: A Prolific Journey with a Bright Future

By Saida Santana Azure In the oeuvre of this Cuban American artist, the fine line between art, philosophy, literature and religion is blurred, almost nonexistent. The complexity of his works will be on view this February at Andersson/Sandström …read more

“A Wasted Journey, A Half-Finished Blaze” by Enrique Martinez Celaya, at Galleri Andersson/Sandström Umea, Sweden

Feb 2 – Mar 7, 2014 Galleri Andersson/SandströmAktrisgränd 34903 64 UMEÅSWEDENThe exhibition "A Wasted Journey, A Half-Finished Blaze" showcases five new paintings and an impressive sculptural installation that fills the gallery in Umedalen. …read more

Enrique Martínez Celaya: Burning As It Were A Lamp Opens at Fredric Snitzer Gallery, Miami

November 23, 2013 - January 16, 2014 Opening reception Saturday, November 23, 7-9 pm Fredric Snitzer Gallery 2249 NW 1st Place Miami, FL 33127 The mirror has been a frequently recurring signifier in Martínez Celaya’s work, functioning as a …read more

The Pearl – Enrique Martinez Celaya – Sante Fe

July 13–October 13, 2013   SITE Santa Fe1606 Paseo de Peralta Santa Fe, NMIn The Pearl, Cuban American artist Enrique Martínez Celaya takes up the drama of youth, wrought as it is with fear, wonder, trepidation and exuberance, in various …read more

Cuban Forever: Contemporary Cuban Art at The Pizzuti Collection, Columbus, OH

September 7th, 2013 - June 30, 2014   Pizzuti Collection632 North Park Street,Columbus, Ohio 43215Cuban Forever features the diverse, rich, beautiful and compelling contemporary art of Cuba. The Pizzuti Collection, a new contemporary …read more

Enrique Martínez Celaya: The Pearl

SITE Santa Fe is pleased to present a new project by Enrique Martínez Celaya entitled The Pearl.  For this exhibition, Martínez Celaya transforms almost 12,000 square feet of SITE’s gallery spaces into an immersive environment that includes …read more

Martinez Celaya Sculpture

Friday October 19, 2012 Martinez Celaya sculpture to grace Freedom Tower commemorates 50 years of Operation Peter Pan. A large-scale bronze sculpture created by distinguished Cuban-born artist Enrique Martínez Celaya, The Tower of Snow honors the …read more

Enrique Martinez Celaya – at the Hermitage

Enrique Martínez Celaya's towering bronze work explores the plight of children exiled from Cuba. A monumental bronze sculpture by the Miami-based artist Enrique Martínez Celaya is due to be unveiled in the courtyard of the State Hermitage Museum …read more

Cuban American artist Enrique Martínez Celaya in the Great Courtyard of the Winter Palace, Saint Petersburg, Russia

From Art Nexus Cuban American artist Enrique Martínez-Celaya was selected by a commission from the Hermitage Museum to present his sculpture entitled La Torre de Nieve (The Snow Tower) in the Great Courtyard of the Winter Palace in Saint …read more

Christie’s – Auction results

The Latin American auction sale at Christie's in NYC completed a few hours ago. Virgilio Garza, Head of Latin American Paintings at Christie’s commented: “Major records for modern and contemporary Latin American works were set....  The sale …read more

Snows of exile: Enrique Martinez Celaya’s Schneebett at the Miami Art Museum

Sunday, 10.16.11 By Anne Tschida Special to the Miami Herald The entry into this room at the Miami Art Museum, built specifically for this exhibit and seemingly recessed from the main gallery, is startlingly dark. A dim light ahead suggests …read more

Enrique Martinez Celaya: SCHNEEBETT (Snow-bed) at Miami Art Museum

October 14, 2011 - January 1, 2012. Opening Reception for Enrique Martínez Celaya: Schneebett Featuring Miami Symphony Orchestra Thursday, October 13, 6-8pm Miami Art Museum 101 West Flagler Street Miami, FL 33130From Soul of Miami Miami Art …read more

About Enrique Martínez Celaya solo show at Gary Nader Fine Art, Miami

By Irina Leyva Art Nexus Magazine Issue #80 Mar -  May 2011 Enrique Martinez Celaya is an extremely prolific and multifaceted artist. He is a painter, a sculptor, a photographer and a writer. He is a restless creator that conceives pieces beyond …read more

Enrique Martinez Celaya in group show PISSED ELEGANCE – Stephen Cohen Gallery, LA

May 14 - June 18, 2011 Stephen Cohen Gallery, Los Angeles, CA www.stephencohengallery.com The historian Kenneth Clark purveyed the eventual end to abstraction, citing a cultural need for a fidelity to the real world in real time imagery.  In a …read more

Sotheby’s Latin American Auction

We are pleased to announce the Sotheby's Latin American Auction to take place on May 25 and 26. The following Cuban American Artists are included in the sale: Jose Bedia, Enrique Martinez Celaya, Julio Larraz, Agustin Fernandez, Carmen Herrera, …read more

Christie’s Latin American Art Auction

We are pleased to announce Christie's Latin American Auction to take place on May 26 & 27.  Location: 20 Rockefeller Plaza, NY Viewing dates are: May 21  10am - 5pm May 22   1pm - 5pm May 23, 24, 25 10 am - 5pm May 26 10 am - 12 pm The …read more

Enrique Martínez Celaya – The Practice at Whale and Star

by Juliana Accioly Miami Art Guide Magazine 28Apr/May 2011Enrique Martínez Celaya, a visual artist whose work is associated with the nature of human experience and the search for meaning that dominates so many contemporary societies, was a late …read more

Enrique Martínez Celaya – Artist Talk at Miami Dade College

Thursday, Mar. 31, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM MDC Wolfson Campus, Building 7, Room 7128 300 N.E. Second Ave., Miami Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Arts and Philosophy department will present a talk by renowned Cuban artist Enrique Martinez Celaya at 2:30 …read more