A New Jersey native, Eugene Salandra studied film and television at New York University, and drawing at the Art Students' League of New York. Excepting a brief monastic sojourn, his life has been occupied with practicing the art of animation. Mentors John Canemaker and the late Tissa David were among his influences. Favorite things include drawing, watercolor, tea and herbalism, yoga, meditation, music, theatre, puppetry, crochet, nature strolls, and vegetarian cooking.

Happy Halloween!
(ink and watercolor on paper, 2002)



(graphite and watercolor on paper, 2013)


(graphite and watercolor on paper, 2013)





Three-minute Gesture Studies
(black crayon on paper, 2013)



(graphite and watercolor on paper, 2013)



(graphite and watercolor on paper, 2013)


Draped Female Figure



Three 3-minute studies of a draped female figure
(aquarelle crayon on paper, 2013)