This work, which was selected for the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, has been awarded the prestigious Hugh Casson Drawing Prize, worth £5000. The exhibition, which was curated by Grayson Perry, runs until 19th August 2018 at Burlington House, Piccadilly.
Artist and Illustrator
This is a recent commission for a new medical centre in Ipswich: a painting 3ft by 4ft. Details of the picture were enlarged, printed onto vinyl and attached to architectural features in the building.
Homage to Russell Sydney Reeve (The Felixstowe Bus)
This was painted in response to a much loved work from 1949 in Ipswich Borough Council's collection at Christchurch Mansion.
Wind turbines are a favourite subject -
I find them powerful and often beautiful features in the modern landscape.
Mark receiving his award from Hugh Casson's daughter, Nicky Hessenberg and Christopher Lebrun, President of the RA.