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Last Drawings

My last pictures online (15 April 2014), black and white drawings or sand drawings:

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Award for Midnight Blue

:: April 2014 :: My short movie Midnight Blue win the High Schooler Award in "Les Toiles de Mer" festival, France

15 April 2014

Midnight Blue in Green film festival in Seoul

:: May 8-15 :: Out of competition selection for Midnight Blue in festival GFFIS

4 April 2014


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My shop

Sale drawings reproductions, post cards, books...

Saling online reproductions of my drawings Sale of drawings on paper, on Saatchi Online network Sale of sand drawings reproductions, on Society 6 network Delivery in almost all countries, (...)

Sand art film: Midnight Blue

<2013> Sand drawing short movie: ecological tale

Synopsis This ecological tale takes us to the heart of the underwater world, between night and light, following the rhythm of a whale's meditations, a privileged witness of human activity on the (...)

Comic: Growth Factor

2013 :: Black & white comic strip, 13 pages

Here is a short comic that I completed in June 2013. This is a story without words, in black and white, and with few vignettes. It is about economic growth ... and war. PDF file + Galery of (...)

Polarization: steps in art creation

Graphic searches for producing a drawing

Here are below in the gallery drafts and various research I had done before making the final drawing, called polarization. It was late 2012, a "creative exercise" during a contest on the theme of (...)

Sand drawings, reproductions for sale online

NEW: order online sand drawings prints

A selection of David Myriam sand art drawings is now available online, others will follow. You can order online reproduction in different formats. It is now possible to see my sand drawings (...)

Film Morsures

<2013> Black & White drawing film

Short film editing some of my paper drawings

Movement RevoltEmotion

Launching an artistic movement!

Revolted artists come together for an artistic movement of critical resistance and utopia

Terminal Recession

<2012> Sand animation film, experimental

Terminal recession is an experimental film, shot entirely in sand animation (frame by frame) on the theme of a terrifying mutation... This expressionist animated film, full of emotions, (...)

☰ Film Terminal Recession on ARTE ! ☰

::10.10.2012:: My short animation film will be on ARTE Creative

I am very pleased to announce the release of Terminal Recession online on"Court-circuit" in the labo section. Experimental film, which distribution channels are limited, my new short movie will (...)

Film Terminal Recession ...ended!

::June 2012:: end of production

☰ Terminal Recession is now finished! ☰ I'm glad to announce the end of production for this movie, its duration is 4'30, production by Citron Bien. Big thanks to all the crew, with special thanks (...)

Exhibition in Switzerland at "Espace Noir"

::August 08 to September 02, 2012:: Drawings and short animation films

David Myriam exhibit at Espace Noir this summer, with: on the walls a selection of his drawings on paper (black and white, ink, wash, charcoal ...) On two TV screens: His shorts in sand (...)

REZIGN, sand animation film

<2010> After the end of the world... Poetic vision of the future on earth

The desert stretches, all life seems to have disappeared. The empty sets return to dust. And yet...

Reflections: slideshow film

Black and white drawings

A sort of slideshow made with black drawings, about violence and human uniformity, along with the sad fate of other animals. Black and white drawings like symbols, deliberately simplified, (...)

Rezign Live, experimental film

Sand drawing with two screens

This film is coming from a special performance set in France in december 2010. This film used 2 screens to feel different aspects of the story.

Sand animation film "Do You Mind?" on channel Canal+

1st broadcast May 7th, 2010 at 23h30

Broadcast of the sand animation film "Do You Mind?" on the french tv channel Canal+, in the television program "Les Films Faits A La Maison". 1st broadcast May 7th, 2010 at 23h30 This program (...)

Sand drawings 2010 and more

Some various sand drawings

Drawings on different themes: realistic, portraits, imaginary, nature

Various drawings, black and white

Drawings in black ink and other techniques

From 2010, back to the drawing on paper...

Sand drawings 2004-2009

Some various sand drawings, made on a special luminous table

Drawings on different themes: fantastic, dark, poems, poetic ...

It’s not food! (sand animation film)

<2009> Sand animation film about production of “foie gras” (fat liver) in stockbreedings

No more wild ponds or grass, it’s time for metal cages, for tubes and neon lights, it’s time for mechanical chains and corn overdoses, to electric shocks and sharp knives… Is there a time for (...)

Animated black and white comic

Cartoons between animation film and graphic comics

Between animation film and silent comic: "MOBILES 01 : Provisions", comic without music or text, sharp and sleek

2012 :: Assembly :: Black ink, 29.5x29.5cm

News from David Myriam Sand Drawing shows and films: The Mouving Sand


Sand drawing pictures

28 February 2014

Sand artist performance in Paris

2014 :: Sand art drawing :: Porsche Logo, Paris, France Sand art performance for Porsche (...)

22 January 2014

Sand Art films for Sea of Sand events

To celebrate its 50 years, the Adventure Park "Sea of Sand" has asked me to create "Raiders of (...)

27 November 2013

Sand art show in France

Sand art performance for a national gathering in Strasbourg, audience of 1500 in Zénith concert (...)

31 October 2013

Sand art performance for gala dinner

Sand art performance during a gala dinner for engineering school (InSIC), St Dié des Vosges. (...)

25 October 2013


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- The artist David Myriam discovered his vocation in the 90s: drawings, comics, poetry, short stories...
- in 1998, he start learning sand drawing, and makes sand animation films since 2004.
- Since 2005, he presents live sand drawing performances (> for various events and live shows (festivals, concerts, theater, opera...), in France and abroad.

- His black and white drawings have a symbolic aspect, clinical, sometimes almost abstract, with a rebellious alien point of view.

- His short films are expressionist poetic criticism.

He/She is interesting in violence inside exploitation reports or animals relationship, ecology, gender issues, process of self-destruction and alienation, utopia.

These are the structures and absurd archetypes, the deadly habits that the artist wants to highlight.



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