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Mark Matthews Portrait

Mark Matthews

Also Known as: Mark R. Matthews

Born:
Youngstown, Ohio 1954

Active in:

  • Archbold, Ohio

Photo Caption:
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Luce Artist Quote

"The marble is a device that unifies my radically diverse explorations in glass." Mark Matthews, Ohio Perspectives, 1999


Luce Artist Biography

Mark Matthews experiments with the production of marbles, using diverse colors and complex techniques to explore the artistic possibilities of this familiar child's toy. He has encased small objects in spheres of clear glass, applied intricate surface design and presented groups of similar marbles together. Through his vast range of designs, Matthews aims to present marbles in a new and thought-provoking way.