About

Phonebooth, 1986 by Tobin Sprout

Phonebooth, 1986 by Tobin Sprout

Tobin Sprout, founding member of American rock band Guided By Voices and solo recording artist, has been quietly creating unusual and inspired photorealistic and expressionistic paintings for over 30 years. Tobin Sprout Paintings is an live art gallery created and maintained by Flood Content of Asheville, North Carolina. We represent the fine art work of Tobin Sprout on social media and the world wide web.

This website is home to sharing and discussion about a highly unique and fascinating painter who has earned a singular place in the storied history of American painting. We welcome all fans to post and share their own paintings and experiences.

Paintings are available for purchase.

Tobin has been selling work to private collectors for decades. Tobin Sprout can be reached by email at petrifiedfish@msn.com or by phone at his Leland, Michigan studio, (231) 534-4139.

Over the years, Tobin has handled many sales and guarantees the sale of his work. Flood provides documents of authenticity and provenance for each large scale painting sale.

You can also join us on Facebook at One of my favorite painters plays really amazing music, where a lot of Tobin’s biggest fans hangout and the discussion is robust.