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Currently, Mark Tobey is 129 years, 9 months and 14 days old. Mark Tobey will celebrate 130rd birthday on a Friday 11th of December 2020. Below we countdown to Mark Tobey upcoming birthday.
|Popular As||Mark Tobey|
|Born||December 11, 1890 (Wisconsin)|
Mark Tobey’s zodiac sign is Sagittarius. According to astrologers, Sagittarius is curious and energetic, it is one of the biggest travelers among all zodiac signs. Their open mind and philosophical view motivates them to wander around the world in search of the meaning of life. Sagittarius is extrovert, optimistic and enthusiastic, and likes changes. Sagittarius-born are able to transform their thoughts into concrete actions and they will do anything to achieve their goals.
Mark Tobey was born in the Year of the Tiger. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Tiger are authoritative, self-possessed, have strong leadership qualities, are charming, ambitious, courageous, warm-hearted, highly seductive, moody, intense, and they’re ready to pounce at any time. Compatible with Horse or Dog.
Painter and founder of the Northwest School whose mystical artwork was inspired by Asian art forms. Created white writing, which led to the all-over painting style.
He briefly attended the Art Institute of Chicago from 1906 until 1908. However, he was mainly self-taught.
He was introduced to the art of Chinese calligraphy by Chinese painter and University of Washington student Teng Kuei.
He was the youngest child of carpenter and house builder George Tobey. He was raised a Congregationalist. He lived with Pehr Hallsten for nearly three decades.
His painting "Bars and Flails" inspired "Blue Poles," Jackson Pollock's famous work.