Sandra Encaoua is a French artist, born in Paris in 1974. She lives and works between Paris and Miami. Her works have been exhibited mainly in US and Europe (France, Belgium, Italy, Switzerland,…)
Sandra received a 2020 Miami Artist grant from Locust Projects supported by The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts. She won the 2018 People Choice Award from the Wellington Art Society (USA) and has been honored with the 2017 Award Arts-Sciences-Letters from Académie des Arts-Sciences et Lettres de Paris.
Fascinated by nature and raw elements, she create her paintings in a changing, violent and free world. She is mainly interested by natural imperfect patterns. Her painting is subtitle with double exposure and thickened. Processing the material is key for her, who likes to work and mix until it is perfectly in keeping with the pattern. .
Her portraits and landscapes are a mix of blazing red with sparkling white, as well as bright turquoise which respects the warmth of ocher and evanescence of roses. Sandra's touch exudes not only strength and vitality but also gentleness.
Paris (France) - Miami (USA)