Archive for January 7th, 2007

Sand Art Video

Sunday, January 7th, 2007

There’s a television ad campaign currently running–I think it’s for an insurance agency for Qwest–that uses a very cool sand art performance for the visuals. I’ve been fascinated with sand art since I first learned about Tibetan monks’ creation of intricate sand   from a college art professor. They make these insanely detailed works of art and then blow it away with their breath when they’re done. Equally fascinating are sand artists who create spontaneous and evolving works of art using sand: