Sonny Sundancer, has become most well-known for his majestic and intricate large-scale wildlife murals that are scattered across the globe. His unique style of art blends realism with abstract colouring and has quickly seen him gain notoriety within the street art world. His passion for using his creative voice to raise awareness for important societal and environmental issues has also built him a reputation for being an engaged artist, driven by a desire make an impact.
Born in the United Kingdom, Sonny moved to South Africa with his family when he was just eleven year’s old; a move that sparked a lifelong fascination with wild animals. It was this passion for wildlife that, in 2017, inspired Sonny to embark on his ‘To The Bone’ project. Using his unique style of street art, Sonny set out to raise funds and awareness for endangered wildlife on a global scale.
Over the course of a year, he had created impactful murals in far-reaching places such as New York, London, Canada, Russia, Miami, Ireland, Amsterdam and South Africa. The mural tour culminated in his first solo exhibition that was held in New York in May 2018. The sold-out show was eagerly anticipated and vastly successful, drawing interest from around the globe.