Timothy Mark Info

Timothy Mark

tim• born in New York; studied in Los Angeles

• lived and worked in USA, Australia, New Zealand and Europe (Germany, Italy, Spain, Austria, France, Norway).

• currently lives in Graz, Austria

• English, German and Italian fluency

• co-founder of international performance collaborative “Kinetics of Stone” with Elbert Watson (Choreographer, Dancemaster, Norfolk Academy, VA, USA)

• founder of  “Family Tree International“, Graz, Austria

•  web: http://tmarksculpture.com/

 

CV Timothy Mark

….complementary pictures to the CV can be seen here

education

1996-1997 • Academy of Fine Arts, Carrara, Italy

1993-1994 • University of Saarbruecken, Germany

1988-1992 • BAOccidental College, Los AngelesCA, USA

selected grants/contracts

2017-2018 • “Family Tree: zusammen:wachsen – Kunst und Integration Initiative” grant recieved from Austrian government

2016 • City of Graz, Austria Family Tree Project, Public Installation of monumental wood sculptures in Augarten Park

2014 • Contracted by Selwyn District (New Zealand) to design playground sculpture representing a macroscopic vision of the microscopic world

2013 • Grant Recipient from the City of Christchurch (New Zealand): design and installation of multifunctional, portable arts centre prototype, ‘Pentagon Arts Pavilion‘ for a one month period, coordination of a public arts workshop and performance program. This was a Christchurch ‘Transitional City’ program assisting in revitalizing the city centre and rebuilding the Arts Sector following devastation of the city by a major earthquake in 2011

2012 • Author of grant received by Creative New Zealand on behalf of the Russian Children’s Cultural Festival, Christchurch, New Zealand

2010 • Grant Recipient from the Ellerslie International Flower Show (Christchurch, New Zealand): installation of ‘A Garden for Fine and Performance Art’ with 25 large marble and limestone sculptures, public performance

teaching/consultancy (selected)

2017 -to date • employee at the Graz University of Technology, Institute of environmental Biotechnology, as an art and education consultant and facilitator of the creative work/ creative knowledge transfer in the project “Apfelmikrobiom” (“Sparkling Science” initiative of Austrian government), Graz, Austria

2017 -2018• artist in residency at the Volksschule Berliner Ring, Graz, Austria

2015 • “FFG Talente Regional” – participation at the creative school science project in collaboration with University of Technology, Graz,  Austria

2014-2015 • English language, art and education consultant, University of Technology, Graz