Mark Wilson (artist)

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Mark Wilson
Born (1943-05-13)May 13, 1943
Cottage Grove, Oregon
Nationality American
Education Pomona College, Yale
Known for Art
Movement Digital, Algorithmic Art
Awards NEA, 1982; Connecticut Commission on the Arts;

Mark Wilson (Artist) (b. May 13, 1943 in Cottage Grove, Oregon) is an American digital artist, a painter, and printmaker.

He received a National Endowment for the Arts fellowship in 1982, Prix Ars Electronica (Distinction, Computer Graphics) in 1992, and 3 Connecticut Commission on the Arts grants. He has taught, lectured and been visiting artist at University of California at Santa Barbara, Yale, Carnegie-Mellon, and the School of Visual Arts.

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  • "A Portfolio." Perspectives in Computing. Vol. 5, No.2, (Summer, 1985), p. 39-40.
  • "Artist's Easel is His Computer Screen." Los Angeles Times, (December 15, 1983), Part I-B, p. 10.
  • Beddard, Honor and Dodds, Douglas. Digital Pioneers. London: V&A Publishing, 2009.
  • Brand, Frederick and Massie, Rebecca. The Lewis Collection. Richmond: The Virginia Museum, 1978.
  • "Computer Art for Art's Sake." PC Magazine, (April, 1983), p. 73-85.
  • "Computer as Palette." The Christian Science Monitor, (August 7, 1985), p. 23.
  • "Computer Technology Replaces the Brush of the Artist." The New York Times, (October 13, 1985).
  • Dodds, Douglas. Mark Wilson: Code Matrix 1985-2012. Cologne: Galerie DAM, 2012.
  • Farthing, S. ed. Art:From Cave Painting to Street Art. New York: Universe, 2010.
  • Galloway, David. Artware. Düsseldorf: Econ Verlag, 1987.
  • Goodman, Cynthia. Digital Visions. New York: Harry Abrams, 1987.
  • Klanten, R. ed. Data Flow 2. Berlin: Gestalten, 2010.
  • Lieser, Wolf. Digital Art. Konigswinter: H.F. Ullmann, 2009.
  • Lieser, Wolf. The World of Digital Art. Konigswinter: H.F. Ullmann, 2010.
  • Lovejoy, Margot. Postmodern Currents. Ann Arbor: UMI Research Press, 1989.
  • Reas, Casey and McWilliams, Chandler. Form+Code. New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 2010.
  • Walker, James Faure. Painting the Digital River. New York: Prentice Hall, 2006.
  • Wands, Bruce. Art of the Digital Age. London: Thames & Hudson, 2006.
  • Royal College of Art. Control Print. London: Royal College of Art, 2007.
  • Wood, Deborah. Imaging by Numbers. Evanston:Block Museum of Art, 2008.