Born in 1985 - BE
Lives and works between Brussels, Belgium and Lisbon, Portugal
Stan enigmatic work, made with his bare hands, challenges our ideas of tradition and modernity: sculptural objects and monochromatic explorations, respectively tactile and meditative.
Van Steendam’s practice, whose matrix is intuitive, aims to deconstruct the materiality of painting, which he explores through an extensive process of layering raw pigments, plaster and other materials such as ash, dirt and dust. A new approach to tradition that enables new perceptive experiences.