Sebastian Merk, born 1996 in Bad Homburg v. d. H., captivates with his colorful, expressive, abstract artworks. He lives and works in Göttingen, Germany.
Merk decided to go his own way early on. As an artist of the younger generation he accomplished to stand out with his unique style and to reach an international audience through exhibitions and social media.
During his scientific studies he developed his own artistic style. He regards his art as a contrast to his studies. He enjoys the spirit of freedom, innovation and independence in his art and his passion parkour.
Colors and contrasts are the elements of his work. Merk works mainly with acrylics, acrylic ink and tag-markers. The colors are applied to the canvas with brush, palette knife, fingers and different materials. His eye-catching color worlds full of joy and expression invite the viewer to interpret the works, and stimulate the imagination. Merk’s work has been acquired worldwide by numerous collectors from different places like England, France, Ireland, USA, Hong Kong and the Czech Republic.
“Everything you are not able to express with words, you can express with art”