Mark Tansey | the artist




The artist Mark Tansey
Born 1949, San Jose, California, USA.
Lives and works in New York city.

Style and technique of the artist: Painting,


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Close Reading’
n these recent major paintings, Mark Tansey uses irony and surreal combinations of places and historical figures to make uncanny but coherent connections between ideas and events. The canvases are based on photocopied images and figures culled from the artist’s library of popular, academic, and art-historical sources…
Constructing the Grand Canyon
Many works online


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