This 2D art is in light since a decade. The number of sand artist however are increasing significantly across the world. Each of the artists have their own unique style.
Few popular Sand Animators and Artists
Caroline leaf -:
Who is popularly known for introducing this medium in Animation field through her incredible works. She is one of the major artist who excels in Sand Animation as well as in animating through Paint on Glass. The contributions in these mediums include films like, The Owl Who Married a Goose (1975) Sand Animation The Street (1976) Paint on Glass Black Soul (2000) Paint on Glass
Works - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fusYZ7eIhps
Kseniya Simonova –:
Also known as Sand lady after she got declared as a winner of Ukraine Got Talent in 2009. The popularity of Sand art increased worldwide after her amazing performance. Later many artist started emerging in this field.
Ilana Yahav –:
An Israeli sand artist who is known for expressing emotions through her art . Her skills of conveying the story through her neat and simplistic visuals is enchanting. The choice of music accompanied with the act make her performance unique.
An Animator from Spain , who is mainly a Stop Motion Animator . He started as a 2D animator in 1994 . Apart from working on many cartoon TV series and Films he has worked with Tim Burton, Laika Inc, Joanna Quinn
David Myriam –:
Is a French Sand Drawing Artist who discovered sand drawing in 1998 . He was mainly into making Animation films, then he started doing Live sand art performances.
Corrie Francis park –:
A classically trained animator and photographer based in Montana whose work lies between traditional and experimental. She has bagged many awards for her films including Annecy.
Isabel Herguera –:
An Animator from California Institute of arts, Los Angeles. Who keep switching between teaching and film making. She keeps taking workshops at National Institute of Design, Ahemdabad, India and a visiting professor at China Central Academy of Fine arts in Beijing.