When it comes to technique, Nik Christensen wants to keep things simple. Since he likes to work quickly – something that isn’t possible with paint – he uses ink.
Ink on paper gives Christensen’s work an immediate sense of permanence. If he makes a mistake, he has to live with it. By changing the density of the ink as he works, Christensen creates scenes of enormous depth, which draw us in to explore their secrets.
Show me more