Marcus Winter

The Sandman, telling stories through images with sand.


Wanting to start your conference with WOW factor but you’ve done everything under the sun?

We have the answer

Marcus Winter (AKA The Sandman) blurs the lines between conventional painting, street art and theatrical performance… his creations are powerful, mesmerising and if you turn away for a second… You might just miss something!

Current work
Telling stories through making images with sand, Marcus has been wowing audiences by illustrating conference themes or messages through his art.

Marcus creates live artworks by placing sand on a lightbox, and manipulates sand to create images that morph into amazing stories tailored to your event or conference theme – he can even throw in your company logo!

A master of story-telling, Marcus can consult with clients about their themes or objectives and craft your conference theme or illustrate messages through sand… all mixed in with music!

Marcus is also a master of ink and paints, able to draw or paint live on stage, creating beautiful sepia landscape artworks live, usually of serene places, with mountains, trees, water- falls, rivers, old thatch huts).

Guests get to see a masterpiece created in 4-6 minutes and he can create 4-5 artworks per hour. Live art at events are often then auctioned e.g. charity events. He’s ideal for corporate events, conference, product launch, gala dinners and awards nights.