Sander van Laar (1979, Veenendaal) graduated cum laude from the professional photography school in 2012. He won several photo competitions and in 2015 he decided to fully concentrate on shooting in combination with image editing, skills in which he became skilled.
Sander’s work is distinguished, among other things, by the bright colors, creativity and surprising effects that give his artworks a unique character. He draws his inspiration from the work of the old masters. He writes the light and shadow with his camera and digidoka.
In addition to his artistic assignments, Sander is an all-round professional photographer.If the old masters would have had the technology available to sander van laar this would be the kind of work they would produce.
Is his work a painting or a picture? What is it exactly? It is the work of artist Sander van Laar. Sander combines his knowledge of photography with image editing of the highest level. Sander succeeds in this with his own technique, to convert photos into a true masterpiece, complete with sublime details and a nod to well-known paintings from bygone times. Sander’s creativity knows no bounds. It is an autonomous artist who thrives best with carte blanche.
His work has now been sold worldwide. The portfolio contains a number of his bestsellers. Unique are the still lifes of flowers combined with vases from the Rijksmuseum. The observant eye may perhaps discover something surprising in this. And just that extra characterizes the work of Sander. The new master in this field.