- Job title
- Senior Lecturer, Illustration
Mark is a graduate of the Royal College of Art, where he studied under renowned illustrator, Quentin Blake.
Mark has enjoyed a varied career as a professional illustrator and has worked on a wide variety of commissions from book jackets, editorial, posters and reportage to architectural archive material for the Museum of London.
He is also a respected writer and illustrator of children's books, and is published by Macmillan, Anderson Press, Pavilion, Walker Books and Julia Macrae Books in the UK, and Farrar, Straus & Giroux in the United States. His most recent project was to illustrate an anthology of poetry about cats by Ann Kelly Marshall in Cornwall.
Mark has also been the recipient of several prestigious awards, notably The Brian Robb Travel Award, The Vogue, Sothebys' Cecil Beaton Award, and The Folio Society Illustration Award.