A low-residency, intensive year round program providing the conceptual, critical, historical, and practical knowledge needed to sustain a successful studio.

Visiting Artists
Mark Thomas Gibson
Wednesday, August 7th at 12:00pm
Anderson Hall, 333 S. Broad St
2nd Floor, Room 212
Mark Thomas Gibson, born in Miami Florida, is an artist and educator now living and working here in Philadelphia. Mark received his B.F.A. from The Cooper Union in 2002 and his M.F.A. from Yale School of Art in Painting and Printmaking in 2013.

Gibson has received a number of awards including a Foundation for Contemporary Arts Grant, an Ely Harwood Schless Memorial Fund Award, and a Yale Norfolk Assistantship in 2012.

He has exhibited both nationally and internationally at Salon 94, Joshua Liner Gallery, Paul Kasmin Gallery, and others. He has had solo exhibitions at Motus Fort in Tokyo, Fredericks and Freiser in New York, and Loyal Gallery in Stockholm.

In 2016, Mark co-curated the exhibition Black Pulp, with artist William Villalongo. Originating at Yale University, the exhibition expanded through the International Print Center in New York and subsequently traveled to the Contemporary Art Museum of the University of South Florida, Wesleyan University, and the African American Museum here in Philadelphia.

Mark was recently a full time lecturer at Yale, and has also taught at the Cooper Union, Rutgers Mason Gross, The Yale Norfolk Summer School of Art and Music, and the School of Visual Arts in New York. Currently, Mark is an Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track, at Tyler School of Art, Temple University.

Mark is represented by Fredricks & Freiser, New York.
Mark Thomas Gibson