Mark Bush is a graduate of the Columbus College of Art and Design. He majored in Fine Arts with an emphasis in painting and drawing. His art explores the modern portrait with a focus in hyperrealism.
Mark has received awards from Ohio and across the United States. One of Mark’s portraits, "Daniel," was accepted into the National Portrait Gallery’s BP Portrait Award Show in London, England. Two of his paintings were chosen for the 2014 Contemporary Realism Biennial in Fort Wayne, Indiana. "A Swan Among Crows" was awarded a Juror's Merit Award and was purchased by the Fort Wayne Museum of Art.
Mark is represented by Hammond Harkins Gallery in Columbus, Ohio. His paintings are collected internationally. His work has also been published in exhibition catalogs and major publications like American Art Collector magazine and the Manifest International Painting Annual.
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