Mark Tobey
American, 1890-1976
1,097 followers
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Anderson Collection at Stanford University
Selected exhibitions
2018
KLASSISCHE MODERNE,
Galerie Knoell, Basel
Mark Tobey,
Pace Gallery
2014
Modernism in the Pacific Northwest: The Mythic and the Mystical,
Seattle Art Museum

Abstract painter Mark Tobey strived to represent the mystical through art. Inspired by international travels, Eastern religion, Arabic calligraphy, classical music, and the emerging modes of Abstract Expressionism, Tobey created a unique visual language of all-over painting and gestural abstraction, which he called …

Read more
Want to sell a work by this artist? Learn more.
Ways to Buy
Buy now
Bid
Inquire
Medium
Gallery
Institution
Time period