World-Wide: Painting Alum’s Vivid Ballpoint Pen Drawings Showcased by South African Magazine
From Venice to China to the Dominican Republic and beyond, there aren’t many places on the globe where the work of Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University (KCAD) alumnus Nicolas Sanchez (’09, BFA Painting) hasn’t attracted attention.
"Sandra and Chuli" by Nicolas Sanchez (image courtesy of the artist)
Sanchez’ mastery of ballpoint pen has been extensively documented in exhibitions and publications around the world, including Colossal, New York Magazine, Vanity Fair, Vogue, and the prestigious Venice Bienale. Now, he can add South African magazine Visi to the list.
(above): "Toro Patina" by Nicolas Sanchez; (below): "Joe" by Nicolas Sanchez" (images courtesy of the artist)
The publication recently published a gallery of Sanchez’ work on its website, along with a brief take on his strikingly realistic and captivating work. Check it out here.
See more of Nicolas Sanchez’ work at nicolasvsanchez.com.
Learn more about KCAD’s Painting program at kcad.edu/painting.