Sandhole by Henrik Sandner, year 2019-2020
"Sandhole" is a gesturally abstract mixed media painting on canvas by Danish artist Henrik Sandner. This painting features several abstract forms set against a background of brushstroke colors. The artist uses these intense brushstrokes, patterns, textures, lines, drips, colors, and movement to compose his striking paintings. To create texture and contrast, Sandner mixes sand with some of his paint, adding a three dimensional element to his paintings.
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Henrik Sandner's abstract paintings are a vivid imagination of life, exploring the full range of human experience, emotion, and thought. Sandner strives to paint experiences through the eyes of the people and environment he observes around him. The artist uses intense brushstrokes, pattern, texture, line work, color, and movement to create his unique compositions. To create texture and contrast, Sandner mixes sand with some of his paint, adding a three dimensional element to his paintings.