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On pavements and the bark of trees I have found whole worlds. ---->>>

According to one critic, my works looked like scraped billboards. I went to look at the billboards and decided that more billboards should be scraped. ---->>>

I believe that painting should come through the avenues of meditation rather than the canals of action. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: December 11, 1890
Birthplace: Centerville, Wisconsin
Die: 04-24, 1976
Occupation: Artist

Mark George Tobey (December 11, 1890 – April 24, 1976) was an American painter. His densely structured compositions, inspired by Asian calligraphy, resemble Abstract expressionism, although the motives for his compositions differ philosophically from most Abstract Expressionist painters. His work was widely recognized throughout the United States and Europe (wikipedia)