Directory profile: Tom Dimock
My work is rooted in the Modern Art of Matisse and Thomas Hart
Benton. I push beyond representationalism and explore new ideas,
methods, points of view and images unfettered by the bonds of
Each of my paintings begins with a strong sense of the present
holding true, from there, to the reason I was attracted to the subject.
I build my image, choosing medium, method, color, values, and
My approach is direct with conscious strokes conveying what I
want to communicate.