Sandra Scolnik - Dreaming of sleep, 2012, contemporary painting

Sandra Scolnik

United States 1968

Surrealism, Painting

Sandra Scolnik
Sandra Scolnik
United States
August 26, 2013

Sandra Scolnik is an American contemporary artist born in 1968, known for her surrealist paintings inhabited by odd figures that seem to cross the boundaries of their own physical limits. In Scolnik’s canvases, which can be seen as an allegorical form of self-portraiture, subject are associated with their surroundings in a surrealist manner, where decorative ornaments can become nipples and the bed sheets drawn into a figure’s skirt.