Mark Buck

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MARK BUCK was born in Toronto. He has been interested in art for over forty-five years. In 1970, he won second prize for Canada in the United Nations International contest called “Education Changes Things” with his metal-chrome sculpture “Mushroom of Knowledge. In 1973 he studied “Trecento Art in Tuscany”in Siena, Italy. Mark’s education in art history continued in the 1990’s with York University courses. His current artwork consists of serigraph/ silkscreen mono prints, mixed media and acrylics non paper and canvas. 

In 1982, Mark established First Impressions Gallery (1982-1991).The gallery specialized in International Contemporary Works on Paper by artists from Canada, The United States of America, France, Spain, England, Italy, Venezuela and the People’s Republic of China.

Artalog, which operated as a retail gallery from September 1993 to August 1995 was Canada’s first Virtual Reality Art Gallery. It allowed the purchaser to search a computer for available primary and secondary (previously purchased) artwork by selecting: artist, subject, medium, price range  and colour. 

From 1999 to the present Mark has volunteered monthly at the Royal Ontario Museum.He now speaks on different museum objects within the Museum's collection.

From 2001 to the present Mark Buck has been a substitute / supply teacher with the Toronto and York Region Boards of Education.

From September 2017 to February 2018 Mark has exhibited two acrylic on canvases and a mixed media serigraph at the offices of T. E. Wealth in Toronto, Canada.From June 4-16 2018 Mark presented his first solo art exhibition spanning 35 years. It was held at Artspace Youngplace in Toronto.

His website: was inaugurated at this exhibition.

Mark’s artwork can be found in private collections in Canada, Israel, The United States of America and West Germany.  I have my artwork prices unframed and framed listed on my website.  They do not include shipping. At present I am not collecting HST (taxes).

Commissions Welcome and Studio Visits art by appointment only.

Art Rental and Artwork trial are available. See my website for details.

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