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North Carolina's most recognized and successful living artist, Bob Timberlake didn't begin his career as an artist until a 1969 encounter with renowned neo-realist Andrew Wyeth convinced him to quit the family business and devote himself to painting at the age of 33. His very first show at the Gallery of Contemporary Art in Winston-Salem sold out, as have most of his one-man shows ever since. The Norton is only one of many museums that have hosted solo exhibitions of his work. In a nod to his mentor, critics have often deemed him the "Andrew Wyeth of the South." ...
Created by: Timberlake, Bob
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A native of the region, Bob Timberlake continues to live in the Piedmont of North Carolina where he paints scenes like this beautiful depiction of his workplace. "The Studio" has proven to be an exceptionally popular painting; in 1992, the First Citizens Bank of North Carolina featured it on personal checks and credit cards as part of its "Keep North Carolina Clean & Beautiful" campaign. In addition, Timberlake designed the 1980 Christmas stamp for the U.S. Postal Service as well as statehood stamps for both North and South Carolina. He continues to be one of the South's most popular landscape...
Created by: Timberlake, Bob