Mark Messersmith

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1955

ARTIST STATEMENT

My realistic painting style, complex imagery, and electric colors draw one into the art emotionally and produce heightened delight and concern about the environment. I imagine and paint for you to explore a dense, tangled and fragile world that shows the beauty of the natural environment with its native plants and animals trying to survive. Each ...

ARTIST BIO

I was born in Kansas City, Missouri in 1955 and currently live and work in Tallahassee, Florida, where I used to teach painting and drawing at Florida State University. I hold a BFA in painting from Fontbonne College in St. Louis and an MFA in painting from Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana. Over the years I have mentored countless stud ...

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ARTIST WORKS

Artwork Found: 16

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Worm Moon

Medium: Oil on Canvas

Size: 81.5 x 67 Inches (HxW)

Year: 2021

$18,000.00

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Study For: Night Hunt

Medium: Oil on Gessoboard

Size: 24 x 24 Inches (HxW)

Year: 2016

$3,200.00

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Spring Night

Medium: Oil on Canvas

Size: 82 x 67 Inches (HxW)

Year: 2015

$18,000.00

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Over the St. Marks Bridge

Medium: Oil on Canvas

Size: 84 x 66 Inches (HxW)

Year: 2021

$18,000.00

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Winter Solstice

Medium: Oil on Canvas

Size: 86.5 x 72 Inches (HxW)

Year: 2021

$18,000.00

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Study For: In Search of Shadow Land

Medium: Oil on Gessoboard

Size: 24 x 24 Inches (HxW)

Year: 2016

$3,200.00

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Silent Collide

Medium: Oil on Canvas

Size: 79 x 67 Inches (HxW)

Year: 1998

$18,000.00

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Night Watch

Medium: Oil on Canvas

Size: 23 x 24 Inches (HxW)

Year: 2017

$3,200.00

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Twilight Ambush

Medium: Oil on Canvas

Size: 84 x 72.5 Inches (HxW)

Year: 2021

$18,000.00

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Steamy Sanctuary

Medium: Oil on Canvas

Size: 90.5 x 84 Inches (HxW)

Year: 2021

$18,000.00

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Passages

Medium: Acrylic on Wood

Size: 19 x 84 x 5.5 Inches (HxWxD)

Year: 2021

$8,400.00

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Irredeemable

Medium: Oil on Canvas

Size: 82 x 67 Inches (HxW)

Year: 2019

$18,000.00