"The process of creating my Art consists of manipulating the desired image which allows me to distinguish each section, shape and size. Once satisfied I create the image by placing each Crystal by hand and securing it with heat. Thousands of crystals are used to create the perfect piece."
San B is a fast-rising London contemporary artist who exhibits internationally.
Bedazzling his audience with his Swarovski® Crystal art, he has been seen rubbing shoulders with celebrities, politicians and business moguls all over the world. Collectors include Anthony Joshua, Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather Jr, Amir Khan, Drake, to brand collaborations with Roberto Cavalli and Supercar Manufacturer Porsche.
Global exhibitions in Dubai, Marbella Spain, Milan Italy, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia, Davos Switzerland during the World Economic Forum, to Showcasing work in London’s Savoy and Christies.
San B’s meticulous eye and obsession for Swarovski® Crystals has seen him produce portraits at a larger scale around the concept of inspirational, timeless Icons and Legends.
During the year of 2017, San B becomes a brand partner with Swarovski® Crystals; authenticating each piece of art with a hologram seal of approval, which has a unique Alpha Numeric code for the collector as part of the certification.
San B’s process consists of image manipulation, allowing him to distinguish sections of contrast, sketching the subject to canvas and hand placing each crystal with a purpose.
Producing artwork in Swarovski® Crystals illuminates the subject portraying greater significance to their characteristics and enhancing their most iconic features.
Each crystal shining different to the next represents the power and influence these iconic figures have over the world.
San BRolling Stones100 x 100 cm.7,500 Swarovski® Crystals
5mm Sized Swarovski Crystal Used to produce this piece.
Finished in a Mirror Frame.
San BPink Floyd107 x 154 cm5,964 Swarovski® Crystals 5mm sized Swarovski® Crystals
San BNelson Mandella | F R E E D O M125 x 100 cm11,500 Swarovski® Crystals
Crystal Size 3mm and 5mm