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Tamara Van San

Born in 1982

Lives and works in Kluisbergen, Belgium


Through the use of clay, ceramic, plaster, wood, polystyrene and latex, among others, Tamara Van San creates sculptures that celebrate shape, volume and colour. Her small and large-scaled, indoors and outdoors works appear in bright, unexpected shapes, dominated by circles and ovals, with splashes of colour following their outlines. Deeply experimental and unique, Van San’s practice is described as ‘anti-classical’ in its refusal to adhere to the tradition of unity, beauty and purity. Instead, h...Read more