Sandra Scolnik - Dreaming of sleep, 2012

Sandra Scolnik

Surrealism

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.