Tuesday, Oct. 7, at 5pm in the Gallery Flex Space in JCM, the Art & Design Building at Texas State University.
Mark's work explores diverse subjects through
photography, stories, and found objects while emphasizing dialogue and
collaboration. Mark recently received his MFA in Art & Social Practice from
Portland State University. His work has been shown at venues across the country
including The Houston Center for Photography, The San Antonio Museum of Art,
The Wignall Museum of Art, The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Baylor
University, The Southwest School of Art and Central Michigan University. Mark's
work has also been featured by TED, NPR, The New York Times, The New Yorker,
The Village Voice, Gastronomica, Orion Magazine, GUP Magazine and dozens more.
In addition, his series, You Are What You Eat, won Director's Choice from
CENTER and was a Photolucida Critical Mass Top 50 project in 2009. In 2011 Mark
received an artist grant from The Breckenridge Foundation. More information
about Mark's work can be found at http://www.markmenjivar.com/.