Mark Tobey Abroad


Robert Gardner, 1973

Runtime: 28 minutes
The great American painter Mark Tobey is visited Robert Gardner in Basel Switzerland where he lived for the last years of his life. He discusses his work and that of fellow artists and does so with remarkable candor and objectivity. Throughout, his keen wit lends humor and bite to his critiques of painting and painters. Mark Tobey’s own vitality and spirit make an important statement on his work and on Art itself.

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