Mark Sink > curriculum vitae  through March 2011

MARK SINK

www.gallerysink.com
       
(303) 455-5601

BORN 1958, Denver, Colorado

EDUCATION:
Community College of Denver, Computer Graphics Certificate,1992
Colorado University at Denver, CO, 1979-1982
Metropolitan State College, Denver, CO, 1981-1984
Colorado Rocky Mountain School, Carbondale, CO. 1974-1976        
Cherry Creek school systems, Englewood, CO. 1960s-1970s

REGIONAL REPRESENTATIVES:

Robin Rice Gallery 325 W. 11th St. NY NY 10014  (212) 366-6660 www.robinricegallery.com

Rule Gallery www.rulegallery.com

Paul Cava – Philadelphia  - 610-664-3348 -  http://www.paulcava.com

Corbis  Seattle WA 1.800.260.0444  http://pro.corbis.com/

G. Ray Hawkins Los Angeles, CA -310-274-4028-
http://grayhawkinsgallery.com
info@grayhawkinsgallery.com

Davud Floria Gallery www.floriagallery.com
 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

9/10    Byers-Evans Museum, Mark Sink Photographs 1975-2010: Encounters with the Past, September 3 through October 31, 2010
Catalog published.

Denver Post Review 10/01/2010  “ Showing of Mark Sink's photos just scratches surface” By Kyle MacMillan

11/09  Robin Rice gallery NYC   Mark Sink and Kristen Hatgi
9/09  Mr. Pool Boulder CO. Giant Wet Plate blow ups.

6/09  Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art “ Pure Pleasure”.
          June 5th- September 6th 2009
9/08  Rule Gallery  Light and Time  Mark Sink and Kristen Hatigi
         included Untold Story, Andy Warhol Portraits by Mark Sink.
           Reviewed by the Denver Post 12/26  “New Photos, Vintage            
           Process”
            “ Some pictures of Andy Warhol that you haven’t seen”
           Westword  12/11 Art Beat  Light and Time.
       
8/04   At This Turn Of The Century Mark Sink, Phototroph Gallery Colorado Springs
4/97   Nymph Series Benham Gallery, Seattle
3/96   New work Robin Rice Gallery, NYC
8/94   Stilllifes: Life Death and Sensuality, Lee Arthur Gallery NYC                
4/93   The Nude, Museo Ken Damy di Fotografia Contemporanea, Brescia, Italia
2/93   Nudes and Nature, Felissimo, New York, NY
11/91 East/West,  Lee Arthur Fine Art Studio, New York, NY
11/91 Photographs 1981-1991,  Payton-Rule Gallery, Denver, CO
2/91 New Works, Real Art Inc., New York, NY
5/90  Photografias Mark Breese Sink, Gallery Via, Caracas, Venezuela
2/90  Famous Faces, Real Art Inc., New York, NY
5/89  Twelve Nudes & a Gargoyle, Willoughby Sharp Gallery, New York, NY
5/88  La Photographia Diana, Galeria Los Espacios Calidos, Caracas, Venezuela      
7/82  Graduate Photography Show, University of Denver, Denver, CO
4/82  Famous Cats and Dogs, River Gallery, Denver, CO

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

3/11 OPEN PRESS - Denver - Contemporary Photogravures - March 2nd-April 9th 2011
3/11  Center for Fine Art Photography - Human+Being
            March 25 - April 23 Reception April 1, 6 - 9PM
3/11   Kaze Gallery curated by Rachel Payton  March 25th , 2011.
1/11   The Kinsey Institute Gallery, As We See Them: Exotic and Erotic     Images from Contemporary Alternative Process Photographers
January 21 through April 1, 2011  Catalog Published.
12/10   Denver University Myhren Gallery ‘Warhol in Colorado’–Memories and Memorabilia December 20, 2010
Denver Post "Andy Warhol in Colorado" exhibit at DU's Myhren Gallery an ambitious offering 1/28/11
Denver Post - Fetes welcome "Warhol in Colorado" show
By Joanne Davidson  January 31, 2011
WestWord -Warhol in Colorado: Mark Sink's 15 Minutes of Fame January 31, 2011 by Susan Froyd

11/10   Ballet Nuovo Colorado  - Mark Sink +Kristen Hatgi + Alex Ketley - Visual Artists + Choreographers - Chasing the Sublime - a shared experience in art - November 5-14, 2010

5/10   HINTERLAND - BECOMING VISIBLE - Nine subversive photographic artists form this incarnation of Heads of Hydra, and each Head creates new work.
3/10    VERTIGO Art Space A Something Or Other That Has No Name In Any Language. Heads of Hydra, a photographers' collective. Curated by Richard Peterson.
3/10    RedLine Community Space, Second Degree of Separation
2/10  Theory and Practice , Xerox blow ups
1/10  Z-Modern , portraits of Dale Chisman.
1/10  Sao Paulo Brazil – A BOOK ABOUT DEATH.
8/09  The Emily Harvey Foundation NY A BOOK ABOUT DEATH
8/09  Space Gallery  CYMK Illiterate magazine
7/09  CSU Museum Andy Warhol Photographs
          7/22 Reviewed The Rocky Mountain Collegian
6/09  Working With Artists  Monumental
6/09  Denver Art Museum Bollywood auction
3/09  Packing House Center for the Arts Mark Sink and Kriten Hatgi
3/09  Dry Ice Factory  Robert C. Strohmeier group show.
3/09  Anderson Ranch auction
2/09  Redline  Love/Hate Hate/ Love Illiterate Magazine
2/09  Rule Gallery  “ Red @ Rule
2/09  Madden Museum of Art, Intimacy and Seduction
9/08  Gallery 1261 Salon de Musee
9/08  Nexus Gallery TOYLAND Philadelphia PA
8/08  Belizario Galleria De Arte Brasil  “ Blow Up”  Catalog published
5/08  Chelsea Hotel  “Though the Eyes of Photographers”

9/07  Jim Robishon Gallery Landscapes of Colorado curated by Ann Daily
          Catalog/ Book published
7/07 Robin Rice Gallery Summertime Salon NYC
5/07  Vertigo Art Space, Marina Graves + 2   Mark Sink, Rachel Hawthorn
1/07  The Best of Colorado Denver international Airport
12/06  “ The Nitto Files” curated by Marina Graves Invisible Museum Denver
9/06   Collectors Preview 7@7 curated by Jina Pierce, Flash Gallery, workingwithartists.com
6/06  Decades of Influence”1985- Present Curated by Cydney Payton
Museum of Contemporary Art Denver.
12/05 Small Works Flash Art Gallery Belmar Center Denver
9/05  Summer Time Robin Rice Gallery NYC
12/04 Colorado Art Expo, Colorado Convention Center, Denver
9/04 Open Press 15 Year Retrospective, Gallery Of Contemporary Art, Colo.Sprngs.
9/04  Summer Time Robin Rice Gallery NYC
3/04  Matrix Art Project NY/Paris/Brussles/Denver  Pirate Denver
6/02  Solar Plate Exibition Open Press Denver
9/01  Downtown 81 curated by Maripol  Dietch Projects NYC , NY
Colorado Photographers curated by Hal Gould at the
2/01  Seven Point Perspective Photography from the Denver Salon,  Denver Art Museum
2/01  Apparitions Rule Modern  Denver Co.
12/00 Aperture Gallery Denver Co.
 8/00   Call and Response  curated by Simon Zalkin   Mizel Arts Center  Denver Co.
 8/00    Fresh Eyes  curated by Kathy Andrews Arvada Center Co
 6/00    Botanica Spectaculum  Republic Plaza Co
 1/00    Plastic Fantastic  E-6 Gallery NYC
11/99   Jock Sturges , Mark Sink  Benham Gallery  Seattle WA
10/99  Gallery Soap  exchange show with The Denver Salon , Kitakyushu Japan
7/99    Mirror Mirror Matrix Art Project/ New York
6/99    Summertime  Robin Rice Gallery NYC
7/98    Fashion Show, Work of and about Fashion  Rule Modern and Contemporary
6/98    New York Impressions Galerie Mistral, Montreal  Quebec Canada
12/97   Mark Sink and Inna Valin and selections of the Denver Salon  Rule Modern and   Contemporary, CO
11/97   Visions, Contemporary Colorado Photography  Emmanuel Gallery, CO
7/97    Mud Men performance Cherry Creek Arts Festival, CO.
6/97    Aspen Museum of Contemprary Art , CO
6/97    Reverse Technology Toy Camera Images Benham Gallery WA
4/97    Contemporary Visions With The Plastic Camera  Photocenral Hayward CA
1/97    Recent Acquisitions Denver Art Museum

3/96    The Sight, Internet page  produced and curated all via e-mail.
1/96    Body Erotic Planet Off, Denver CO.
1/96    The Denver Salon   Artopia Gallery,  NYC
8/95    BOB  Kodak Photography Forum America On Line.             
7/95   The Nude The Camera Obscura Gallery, Denver CO.
6/95    The Kiss  G. Ray Hawkins Gallery Santa Monica Ca.(Traveling to 15 galleries through 95-96)
2/95    Sensuality  and the Nude Artopia Gallery, NYC.
1/95    OFF THE HIGHWAY (Organized and curated) Rule Modern and Contemporary , CO
1/95     Ron Wohluer Mark Sink  Kevin O’Connell Daniel Murtagh Grant Gallery Denver CO.
12/94   nvitational Print Show, Mackey Gallery, Denver. CO.
5/94    Not Vital and Mark Sink Warhol Images Steve Mendelson Gallery Pittsburgh Pa.
3/94    The Nurturing Spirit Robin Rice Gallery NYC
1/94    The Denver Salon  Boulder Arts Center Boulder CO.
12/94   Mark Sink, Owen Omeara, Keven O'Connell, R.Strong, Grant Gallery Denver, CO
10/93   Mind Set  Robin Rice Gallery  NYC  NY                                                                                                          
12/92    The Small Masterpiece Show, Rule Modern and Contemporary Gallery, Denver
12/92    Eroticism and Death, Blackheart Gallery, Denver
11/92    The Nude, Grant Gallery, Denver
11/92    Transformations, Arthur•Bardenheuer Fine Art Studio, New York, NY
10/92    Arts Colorado Photography Exhibition, Traveling Show, Denver, CO
9/92      Views of The Western Landscape: Past and Present, Rule Modern and Contemporary Gallery Denver
5/92     Group Show, Grant Gallery, Denver, CO     
5/92      First Annual Photography Invitational,  Mackey Gallery, Denver, CO
1/92     Open Press Portfolios, Ink Fish Gallery, Denver, CO
10/91  The Nine, Kent-Denver Country Day, Denver, CO
8/91     Group Show,  Payton-Rule Gallery, Denver, CO
8/91   Group Show, The Pirate Contemporary Art Oasis, Denver, CO
3/91    Contemporary Photography, Pyton Rule Gallery, Denver, CO
       
12/89 More Nudes, Willoughby Sharp Gallery, New York, NY           
12/89 Landscapes, The Other Gallery, New York, NY
8/89    Group Show, Willoughby Sharp Gallery, New York, NY
8/88    Diana Photo Show, L.A. Center of Photography, Los Angeles, CA
8/87    Diana Show, The Pirate Art Oasis, Denver, CO
3/87  Erotica, 56 Bleecker Gallery, Ltd., New York, NY
1/85  Art Photography, Art Department, Denver, CO
9/83 Urban Aborigine Week, First Mud Man  Performance, Denver Center of Performing Arts, CO
6/83  Her Body Within, Carson Dance Library, Denver University, Denver CO.
4/83  One Man Show, The New Space, Denver, CO
4/83  Student Photo Show, Metropolitan State College, Denver, CO
3/83  Video Art Show, Emmanuel Gallery, Denver, CO
3/83  Images in Silver: Photographs, Boulder Center for the Visual Arts, Boulder, CO
3/83  Art Symposium, Ft. Collins, CO
1/83  Tri School Show, MSC, UCD and CCD, Denver, CO
12/82 John Doe Deer, Multi media show, Emmanuel Gallery, Denver, CO
12/82  Outsider, Pirate Art Gallery, Denver, CO
12/82 Video Art Show, Photographs, Spark Art Gallery, Denver, CO
9/82  Refuse, Pirate Art Gallery, Denver, CO
8/82  New Western Contemporary Photography, Photo Floor Group Show, New York, NY
8/82  Nefertiti's Dream, Multi-Media Theater Arts Production, Denver, CO
5/82  Dance Photography, Denver Center of Performing Arts, Denver, CO
4/82  Street Art: Photographs, Pirate Outsider Show, Pirate Art Gallery, Denver, CO

WORKS IN THE COLLECTIONS OF:                                                                                                                            
                      
Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
The Andy Warhol Estate, New York, NY
Robert Miller Gallery, New York, NY
Barbara Braathen Gallery, New York, NY
MCI  Corporation   New York, NY  
Camera Obscura Gallery, Denver, CO
Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, NY
Museo de Bella Artes, Caracas, Venezuela
Kaiser Permanente Medical,Denver Co.
Saban Entertainment, LA. CA.
William Hunt Foundation NY
El Pomar Foundation, Colorado Springs, CO
GRay Hawkins, Santa Monica CA                                      
Polaroid Corporation, Cambridge, MA
Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art Co.
Tabula Rasa, Caracas, Venezuela
Captiva Corporation  Denver CO.
Ginny Williams Foundation, Denver, CO                                
Vrej Baghoomian Gallery, New York, NY
Bloomingdales NYC Ralph Lauren NYC
The Snell & Wilmer Photography Collection AZ
Bud Jacobson AZ

 

PRIVATE COLLECTORS:

NATIONAL
James and Kelly Arthur
Ernesto Abensberg und Truan
Susi Billingsley
Guido Branca
Camilla Campbell
Jeff Carpenter
Paul Cava
Leander Cohen
Mr. and Mrs.Tucker Dean
Max Dolgcier
Melinda Hackett
Fred Hughes
Lauren Hutton
Dan and Annette Jacobs
Kelly Kane
Montana Katz
Haruo Kimura
Paul and Musa Klebnikov
Victoria Lilienthal
Lynnie Lewis
Gerard  Malanga
Robert Murphy
Mr. and Mrs. Peter Parent
Campion Platt
Gerry Rothberg
Elizabeth Saltzman
John Sweet
Robert Sweet
Jim Signorelli
Maria Snyder
Brian and Lavinia Snyder
Jacqueline Spaniel
Charles Symington
Anna Wintour

REGIONAL

George and Joan Anderman
Alfredo Garcia-Lucio and Jim McKeever
Evan & Elizabeth Anderman
Anschutz Family Foundation
Alan Becker
Woody Beardsley
Mitzi Handler
John & Linda Berman
Tom & Michelle Bottelo
Sue Cannon
Charles Calloway
Lu Chara
Raymond Clark
David Cohen
Tom & Noel Congdon
Dana Crawford
Donna Crown
Rebecca D. Dominico
Eugene Deikman
Linda Derschang
Devon Dikeou
Partick & Lynnde Dupays
Doug and Judy Etkin
Barbara Fey
Tim Gill
Hugh Grant
John Grant
Bill Griffith
Paul & Teresa Harbaugh
Fuad & Chris Jezzini
Will Joseph
Dr. Chris Law
Tony & Delisa Mayer
McGrath & Braun
Jerry Murff
Woody and Michelle McWilliams
David and Laura Merage
Cydney Payton &
Kevin Causey
Monte Cleworth
Dr. Dean Prina
Kimiko Powers
David Raccugila
Karen & Don Ringsby
Mark Roth and James Pfister
Mimi Ruderman
Robin Rule
Anne Helke and Terry Seidel
Sol Sarny
Christy Sebastian
Joe Jenny Shanahan
Mindy Sink
Lewis Sharp
Ted & Joyce Strauss
Jock Sturges
Mark Sulivan
Thomas Tavelli

BUSINESS EXPERIENCE:
2009- Gallery Sink Consulting 
2008 – present  Contributor Illiterate Magazine
2008 – present Contributor FM Magazine  
2006- present  Founder and Director of MOP ( Month of Photography)        
2008- present  Leadership Board and exhibitions committee Redline                                                                                                                                           
1982-present   Sink Photography Studios,  NY / Denver
1999-2008  Owner and Director of Gallery Sink
1999-2000  Interim Director  Museum of Contemporary Art /Denver
1997-2006       Founding board member Museum of Contemporary Art /Denver
2003-present  Adjunct Professor, Colorado University, Boulder Fine Art  Photography
1995-present   Instructor Denver Darkroom / Working with Artists
2000-2008   DADA Denver Art Dealers Association
2004-2008  The Denver Public Library Acquisition Committee
1995 -1999       Alliance For Contemporary Art, Denver Art Museum, board member
1993  1996       Regular photography contributor ,Westword Denver Co.
1993- 2001      Director of Fine Art Photography Cooperative- "The Denver Salon"         
1991  present    Regular Fashion and Portrait contributor to: Aspen Magazine, Icon Magazine, Colorado Arts
1982 -1990        Published Editorial Portraits: Details Magazine, Interview, Manhattan Inc., Vogue, Electricity Flash Art, Art & Antiques, ArtForum, Art in America, City Magazine  

1984-1990 MGF Magazine, (Men’s Guide to Fashion) Editor at Large/Chief Photographer, New York, NY

1983- 1990 Circus Magazine, Staff Photographer, New York, NY

1982- 1985  Interview Magazine, Regional circulation/ Advertising / Contributing Photographer

 

RECENT COMMERCIAL CLIENTS

Ballet Nuevo Colorado print ad /posters 2011
Clarion Distributing Absolute
Vodka packaging image 1986
NewYorker Magazine corporate report 1987
Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories print ad 1988
Felissimo Dept. Store, NYC catalog 1990
Denver Art Museum print ad 1995
NewYork Times Magazine 1996   
Dial Soap Corporation, packaging 1996
NYC Project Pave mailer 1996
Barrett Resources corporate report 1996
Stokes Chile packaging image 1996
Norwest Banks Print ad 1996
Revlon/ American Crew print ad 1997
Ritz Hotels purchase 1998
Founders Funds print ad 1998
17th Denver International Film Festival
 print ads posters 1998
Putamyo Clothing, print ad 1988
Hallmark Greeting Cards 1998
Penguin Books book cover 1999
W Hotels NYC purchase 1999
Four Seasons Hotel NYC purchase 2000
Bloomingdales corporate purchase 2002
Ralph Lauren corporate purchase 2002
Intra West, Copper Mt. Co. purchase 2002
Hyatt Regency Hotels purchase  2005
Samsonite Luggage “Point A”. 2004
Infinite Editions print ad 2004
Andrisen Morton Men print ad 2004
Andrisen Morton Woman print ad 2004
Max Clothing Catalogs fall 2002-2006
Erotica Ball mailers/posters 2005
Mod Livin print ad  and mailer 2005
Z Cusine print ad, and mailer. 2007
Colorado Homes and Lifestyles 2007
                              

TEACHING AND LECTURE:

3/12      Houston Fotofest Meeting Place reviewer
3/11      Month of Photography Portfolio Reviewer / Director.
3/11      RedLine Lectures The Print Event - The Next Step –
     Intermediate to advanced collecting
3/10      Mark Sink and Kristen Hatgi Historic
              Wetplate Photography Demonstration and Lecture
3/10     Houston Fotofest Meeting Place reviewer
10/09  Colorado University Colorado Springs  “ Reverse Technology” lecture
10/09  Photolucida Critical Mass Reviewer
9/08  THE LAB  Orientalist Photography Japan in the Baumatsu-Meiji period 1868-1912
3/08  Houston Fotofest Meeting Place reviewer
3/08 Dikeou Collection, Unseen Andy Warhol lecture
2/08 Photolucida Critical Mass reviewer
3/07  DOCA Denver Office of Cultural Affairs workshops.
3/07 World Pin Hole Day workshops
2/07  Workingwithartists.org  lecture “submitting to art galleries”
2/07  Photolucida Critical Mass reviewer
3/06  Visiting professor University of Colorado, Colorado Springs
3/05 World Pin Hole Day Workshops
1/03  Adjunct Professor, Colorado University, Boulder Fine Art  Photography
3/04 World Pinhole Day Workshops, Working
9/00 Photolucida reviewer Portland OR
6/00  Rocky Mountian School of Art  graduate critique 
4/00  SPE (Society  of Photographic Educators)  Panel and slide lecture
10/99 Nelson College Lecture, portfolio review and juror
1998 Houston Fotofest Meeting Place reviewer
1999  ASMP (Asso. of Magazine Photographers)  annual meeting , slide lecture
1997 -present   The Denver Darkroom “The Sensuous Image”
5/95  Denver Center for Fine Photography , Alternative photographic methods work shops.
6/95  Photography at the Summit, Jackson Wyoming,” Methods for the little guy in the big world”

 

 AWARDS:
       
2011       Westword Best of Denver Award  The Big Picture.
2006       Best of Denver Westword for Best Historic Photography Show.
2006       DAM Contemporaries honor AFKEY recipients.
2002      Celebrate Colorado Artists Festival   First Place
2001      AFCA, AFKEY Award, (Alliance for Contemporary), Art, Denver Art Museum
2000      Celebrate Colorado Artists Festival  First Place
1999      Best of Denver  Westword  Best Gallery Opening                                             

    * Best of Denver  Westword  Best  Group Photography Show

1998      Hasselblad Awards “Beyond Words” 50th anniversary, Photonika Cologne Germany
1991      Who's Who in Photography, Five Corners Publishing
1989      Top Forty, Maine Photographic Congress, Sponsored by Kodak, Rockport, ME
1983      Images In Silver Award,  Kodak, National Competition, Boulder,
1982      First Place & Honorable Mention,  Denver Center for Performing Arts, Denver
1982      Best Self-Promotion Award, Westward Magazine, Denver
1976      Award of Merit, County Court House, Permanent Ceramic Installation, Denver
1975      Gold Key to Nationals from the regional Junior Scholastic Art Awards

BIBIOGRAPHY  CRITICAL REVIEWS (Personal Work)

4/11  Illiterate Magazine Interviewby Adam Gildar
Friday, April 1, 2011 http://www.illiteratemedia.com
2/10 -   303 Magazine, February 20, 2010  Interview
6/00     Denver Post  Walls Blooming with Blossoms,  Joanne Ditmer
2/98     Wall Street Journal  “Photographers Set Thier Sights on a Virtual Future”, Megen Doscher
1/98      Westword Salon Selective Mark Sink continues his family's artistic heritage,  Michael Paglia
1/98      Denver Sidewalk Photo' exhibit bends the rules  Simon Zalkin
12/97     Rocky Mountian News, “Surreal statements about the West”, Mary Chandler
12/97     WestWord “View Finders” Michael Paglia
 4/95      American Photo “The Joy of Collecting ” Best Photographers. Russell Hart
2/15/95   Westword “Net Worth “ Hart Hill
2/95        Icon Magazine Off The Highway : The 1st Internet Art show. Leslie Petrovski
1/29/95   Denver Post Internet-spawned “Highway”show takes wrong turn. Steve Rosen
1/25/95   Rocky Mountain News, “Mark Sink’s Modem Art Vision” Mary Chandler
8/94        Pretty Decorating NYC’s downtown arts magazine, Claire Mcconagy                                                                                                                                                                      
10/13/91  Westword “Blurred’s- Eye View” Nancy Clegg
10/10/91   Rocky Mountain News “Contrasting Work in LoDo galleries” Carol Dickinson
          

BIBIOGRAPHY BOOKS/ PUBLICATIONS/ GENERAL INTERVIEWS

2011
Denver Voice A Month of Photography with Mark Sink
Thursday, March 3, 2011
Denver Post -  A very big month for Colorado photography
Galleries put focus on Colorado artists' work
by Kyle Mcmillan Tuesday, March 22, 2011
Westword RedLine MoP review - Three RedLine shows make up the Month of Photography's halo event. By Michael Paglia 4/20/11
2009  9/09 Pop-ology.com  + FEATURE: Mark Sink | Photographer +
2009 FALL /WINTER issue FALT Magazine London Andy Warhol
2009 FLATIRON (second printing)  Peter Gwillim Kreitler
2008 May issue of the Denver Voice interviewed Rhinoceropolis
2008 LUXE Magazine interview
2007 DAINA + Lomography book on toy cameras
2007  Black Pool Magazine Paris #6  interview
2006 Plastic Cameras Toying With Creativity, Michelle Bates, “Mark Sink the Diana King” Focal Press.
2006   North Denver Tribune Mark Sink: Life , Art  in the Highland.
2006  DECADES OF INFLUENCE MCA/DENVER BiAnnual  Catalog
2006  RMN interview “ Exbiting Patience founders see contemporary art museum turn 10 , headed for new building” Erika Gonzalez 11/16/06
2006  Metromode Denver interview issue #7
2006  Catalog essay for Susan Junker Paris France
2006  No Knock Room Italy interview “Andy Warhol the un-told stories.
2005  Andy Warhol images for “ One Hour Ahead” The Avant-garde in Aspen, 1945-2004. Dean Sobel and the Aspen Art Museum.
2003  Shots Magazine interview
2002  5280 Magazine Denver “Point And Shoot, Behind the Lens with Mark Sink
2000 THEY magazine  interview
6/00  Shots Magazine My Travels  with Diana
1997  Photometro interview  by Peggy Sue Amison
1997  Graphistock #3
1996  Denver Confluence of the Arts, Meridian International.
1996  Graphistock #2 stock catalog
1994  American Photography  The Joy of Collecting  March 1994
1994  Shots Magazine  regular contributor
1993  Graphis,  Zurich, Switzerland, "The Nude"
1990  Petroglyphs and Pueblo Myths of the Rio Grande, Carol Patterson-Rudolph, New Mexico Press,                              
1990 The Flatiron, A Photo History of New York's Most Famous Building,  AIA Press  
1989 Warhol Diaries,  Warner Publishing, Six  Photo Illustrations, Six Diary Mentions
1987 New Yorker Magazine, Photographic illustration of Slaves of New York, Catcher in the  Rye, Cell without a Number Prisoner Without a Name, and Silent Spring

 

PHOTOGRAPHY OF FINE ART CATALOGS:

1/87-present 

56 Bleecker Gallery NYC.-  Carl Apftelschnitt, Auste, Julian Beck, Mike Berg, Edward Bresenski, Arch Connely, Bill Gian, Robert Hawkins, Scott Kilgour, Bruno Schmidt, Stefano, Tom Woodruff

Gallerie Fabien Boulakia Paris- Jean Michel Basquait, Photographs, Portrait, '90        

Marlborough Gallery NYC- John Alexander, Botero, Frederick Brown, Red Grooms, Howard Kanowitz, Larry Rivers , AlexKatz, Leger,Hugh O’Donnell,  Picasso, Neil Welliver Tony Shafrazi-  Mark Wilson
Vrej Baghoomian Gallery-  Francesco Clemente, Jean Michel Basquiat, J. Boggs, David Bowes,  Andy Warhol Keith Haring, Willem De Kooning, Quattara, Shenge, Cy Twombly,             

Whitney Museum- Red Grooms installation, Jean Michel Basquiat, Portrait,

Other- Claudio Bravo, James Lee Byers, George Condo, Crash, Daze, Felix Pene DuBois, Fidel Marquez. Paul Georges, Alain Jacquet, Buffy Johnson, David LaChapelle, Roy Lichtenstein, Marisol,Sylvia Martins, Dennis Oppenhiem, Rene Ricard, Miguel Rios, Larry Rivers, Ed Ruscha, Vittorio Scarpalatti, Kenny Scharf, Teresa Serano, Tom Shannon, Stephen Sprouse, Mark Wilson, Philippe Weisbecker.

Denver Artists include: Steve Alvarez, Don Carleno, Dale Chisman, Bill Gian,
John Hallen, Bill Hays, Wes Kennedy, Mary Mackey, Jesus Polanco, Emily Ripley, Jeff Star .Bill Stockman John DeAndrea, David Zimmer, Steve Batura, Matt ONeil. Scott Chamberlin, Lawrence Argent, Tree Larita, Emilio Labato                                    

 

SPECIAL INTERESTS:                                                                                                                                 
Previous board member of Denver Art Museum and the Museum of ContemporaryArt / Denver
Previous Director and curator of The Denver Salon, a fine art photography group.
Curation of Internet photography web sites and exbitions, and traveling photography exhibitions.                                                                                                                                                                                                      

Research on tenth generation NewYork heritage. Great Grandfather,
James L. Breese, society photographer, founder of the NY Camera Club and Great Uncle, Samuel Breese Morse, portrait painter and inventor of the Morse Code. Founder of the New York Academy of Design.

Polaroid Series, signed Polaroid’s of personalities, artists and writers
Experimentation with alternative developing and printing techniques.
Curated “The Codex” (Limited Edition Art Books containing original art work)
Producer of Art Performance Group, “Mud Men”, that performs semi-annually 
Computer Graphics; Adobe Photoshop and Quark Express   
Creating and running community gardens.

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http://www.mcgrathandbraun.com/                         
http://www.apogeemag.com/interviews/marksink.html
http://www.pop-ology.com/feature-mark-sink-photographer
http://www.thesight.com/ 
http://www.denverart.org/

 

CURATOIAL PROJECTS 1997-2011

2011
3/11  RedLine Denver - Thought Objects - New directions and ideas in photography - March 4 - April 26, 2011
3/11   RedLine Denver Modern Uses of Alternative Processes
 March 4 - April 26, 2011
3/11  MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART DENVER Thought Objects - in the Open Shelf Library Though March - April, 2011
3/11   Director of Month of Photography
3/11   Illiterate Gallery - The Big Picture
IMAGES INSIDE, OUT THE DOOR AND AROUND THE WORLD
March 4 - March 25, 2011
3/11  Westword Best of Denver Awards  The Big Picture
2010
 Delirium
Uncontrollable excitement or emotion
December 4th 2009 – January 22 ,2010
2009
March  Box Car Gallery judge
2008
September THE LAB  Orientalist Photography Japan in the Baumatsu-Meiji period 1868-1912  from the collection of Mark Sink
MOP Month of Photography
MOP reviewed March 15th Rocky Mt News  “Len’s Flare”
MOP reviewed March 13th West Word
Core Gallery group show judge
Rinoceropolis Gallery  group show
Louisville Art Assosiation Photography judge

2007
April  Flash Art Alternative Processes Show
June  The Kristen and Shelby show
February Critical Mass , Photolucida Portland OR  ( traveling exhibit)
January- March Jason Appleton , Gallery Sink Drawings Paintings and Ceramics

2006
MOP Month of Photography over 75 venues showing photography
December  Jason Appleton , Gallery Sink Drawings Paintings and Ceramics
June “and i don’t want to live on the moon” Curated by Harry C Walters and Mark Sink
Jeremiah Teustch, Chad Dawkins, Jason Blanco,Justin Beard,Terry Campbell, David Brady, John Walters, Frank Smuckendecker, Kristen Hatgi, Jason Appleton,Amy Bennett, Agnes Kunz, Harry C Walters.
January – May continued Early Contemporary Photography Gallery Sink

2005
December Early Contemporary Photography Gallery Sink
Winter Prather | Jim Milmoe | Walter Chappell Arnold Gassan | Nile Root | Syl Labrot. Reviewed RMN. Denver Post, Westword
July 8th Annual Contemporary Exhibition The Art Center Grand Junction Co
March The Painted Violin, DYAO Denver Young Artists Gallery Sink
March  “The Intimate Floral” The Center for Fine Art Photography Fort Collins Co.
February Critical Mass ,Gallery Sink from Photolucida Portland OR  ( traveling exhibit)

2004

December  Mr Pool, Boulder Painting Sculture Film, Drawings Photography, Boulder
October  Gallery Sink Brian Doan  Landscapes
October  MOP, Month of Photography Denver and region Celebrates Photography. Denver Post , RMN, Westword
October Exhibition Art Center, Manitou Springs  Rocky Mountain Regional Photography

August – September Gallery Sink Jason Appleton Paintings/ Drawings Ceramics

June – August  Summern Show Gallery Sink,  A selection of new color work by gallery artists Rayna MangerTedford,  Mindy Sink, Vanessa Gochnour,Tom Beresford, Dan Asher, Lori Nix, Kristen Hatgi, Ron Landucci

April     Gallery Sink World Wide Pinhole Day  www.pinhole.org

 

April – May 2004 Gallery Sink Jeremiah Coleman Teutshch, Amy Bennett (Westword Artbeat)
April 24th 2004  Gallery Sink Wesley Willis Art Music and Video

February- April Gallery Sink  Kimberly Gremillion “Circus” 

February Gallery Sink , Staged Fantasy Visual science fiction, intuition and dreams frozen in time and space. Lori Nix,  “Waiting To Happen” Anne Arden McDonald Alan Rabold Julia Margaret Cameron Annie W. Brigman Ruth Thorne-Thompson Miro Svolik Francesca Woodman Syrie Kovitz  Pavel Pecha Wes Kennedy Bill Thomas

2003

December- February Gallery Sink Staged Fanatsy ( RMN, Westword artbeat)

October- November Gallery Sink The Photographed Word Studies in the use of words and photography Doug Keyes : “Collective Memory” Also: Clint Imboden Susan Evans Cherie Hiser Duane Michals Roland Bernier Susan Lipper Liliana Gelman

August- September Gallery Sink Purvis Young Urban Expressionist ( Reviewed RMN, Denver Post)

May – July  Gallery Sink Dresden Reliquary Photographs by Fredrik Marsh

May   Gallery Sink, East High School student photography show.

2002
February – May  Gallery Sink Dan Asher Icebergs, photographs and drawings
July – September  Gallery Sink Platinum  a rare passion. James L. Breese,  Dan Burkholder,   Jill Burkholder, Phil Harris, Nick Havholm, Steven Hayes, Derek Johnston, Kerik Kouklis, David Lawrence, Sally Mann, Tom Millea, Thomas Mezzanotte, Andrea Modica, Kevin O’Connell, Gonzalo Rufatt

September Gallery Sink Humor Show “a show of humorous photographic works”
Richard Bram Thomas Beresford Chris Makos Duane Michels James Soe Nyun
Clare Cornell Sandy Skoglund Michael Ensminger Elliot Erwitt Bill Owens
Bernice Halpern Cutler Joel Dallenbach  Justin Quinnell Don Donaghy Alan Rabold

2001
December Gallery Sink Niki Hogan Paige Vercelline

December  Mr. Pool Laurel Koessler, Niki Hogan, Eric Havelock-Bailie, Inna Valin, Christopher James, Kerik Kouklis, RJ Muna, Don Carleno,
Jason Appleton, Phil Bender, Alice Major, Bernice Halpern Cutler, Cameron Jones, Lee Anne Schmidt, Pamela Creevey, Todd Colletti, Mary Pellegrino, Jefferson Rubin, Valentine Orkokov, Presley LaFountian, Adam Felgemaker,

May Gallery Sink Human Form
Anne Arden McDonald/ Radek Grosman BB Chase Bert Stern Dominic Rouse Inna Valin Irving Claw Jock Sturges Lee Anne Schmidt Pamela Creevey Paul Schroder RJ Muna Ron Landucci Ruth Bernhard Ruth Throne-Thomsen Susan Evans  Susanne Junker Tamaki Obuchi Tamara  Gallegos Tia Faulk  Vincent Serbin  Zabo Chabiland

March – April Gallery Sink  Emotional Distance
Robert Adams Walter Chappell Nathan Cranston Chuck Forsman Erik Gould Hal Gould Emmet Gowin William Henry Jackson Susan Lipper Fredrik Marsh Blake Milteer Kevin O’Connell Eric Paddock Winter Prather Paul Raphaelson Otto Roach
Charles Walters Dennis Witmer Ron Wohlauer

2000

March – May   Scott Chamberlin Twelve Years : Drawing and Sculpture Museum Of Contemporary Art Denver

February Real to Surreal , Museum of Contemporary Art Denver
Rebecca Alzofon Karen Bozik Don Carleno Jeff Carpenter John DeAndrea
Greg Esser Chuck Forsman John Fudge Robert Hawkins Wes Hemple Peter Illig
Terry Maker  Sophie Matisse Mark Nelson Matt O’Neil Dave O’Brien Barbara Shark
Daniel Sprick Jeff Starr Bill Stockman Sandra Wittow Paul Wunderlich

September SOHO PHOTO  Juror Krappy Kamera Competition  NYC

September Off the Highway  Gallery Sink
A fine art photography exhibition curated from an internet salon.
Michael Scott Berman NY, Darin Boville MD, Richard Bram UK, Bernice Halpern Cutler NY, Kristin Dale NY, Patrick J Donahue CA, Nic Havelome CO, Kerik Kouklis CA, Suzie Lee NY, Alice Major NJ, Monica Martin AL, Anne Arden McDonald NY,
Steven Meyers WA,  Tom Miller IL, Tamaki Obuchi JP, Steve Procko, FL, Justin Quinnell UK, Paul Raphaelson NY, Francis Schanberger OH, Joe Starkey VA, Jock Sturges WA, Tim Timmermans CA, Lucille Tortora NY, AnnMarie Tornabene NY, Inna Valin  MN, Gerry Walden UK, Cece Wheeler VA, Shar Wolff VA, Lois Youmans NY

 

November Gallery Sink  Ann White   “Fifty Years” A survey of paintings and watercolors, 1950-2000.

December Gallery Sink  Photography as Abstract
David Brady John Halin Bryan Boettiger Anne Arden McDonald Joe Shmuckindecker Francis Schanberger Zabo; Kennith Jones  Eric Havelock-Bailey Tom Aaron
Shaun GothwaiteJohn Bonath     Steven Meyers Eric Havelock-Bailey Carol Peters;  
Kevin O’Connell

1999
January – April  Museum of Contemporary Art Denver Unique Visions,  Floral Show Tamaki Obuchi, Adriene Veninger Steven N. Meyers, Carol Henry, Walter Chappell, Susan Evans, Kevin O’Connell, Karl Blossfeldt, Adam Fuss Marie Cosindas Paul Outerbridge Jr. Tom Baril, Phil Bender, Robert Mappletrope , Reviews: RMN, Denver Post, Westword , Westword Best of Denver , Best photo group Show.

October Exchange show, Denver & Kitakyushu
The Denver Salon at Gallery Soap and Gallery Soap at Gallery Sink

Gallery Soap at Gallery Sink Eight photographers living in Kitakyushu City
and Fukuoka City. Fukuoka is a big neighboring city of Kitakyushu.
Fumio Hanano  Kazuaki Maeda  Kazuyuki Iwata   Mihoko Fukumura   Toshiaki Mihara
Tamaki Obuchi   Mashiro Oku   Wen-Tsan Chang Philippe Wittenbergh

October The Denver Salon at Gallery Soap Kitakyushu Japan
Mark Sink  Inna Valin  David Zimmer  Paul Schroeder  John Hallin “  Eric Havelock-Bailie Susan Evans  Kevin O'Connell  Shaun Gothwaite  Christopher James  Bryan Boettiger, Jeff Hersch  Micheal Ensminger  Allen Birnbach  Naomichi Ishibashi  Reed Weimer Wes Kennedy  James L. Breese.  The show was visited by Mayor Wellington Webb during his tour of Japan.

Street Level: A Century of New York Street Photography,Singer Gallery of the Mizel Center for Arts and Culture co-curated with director Simon Zalkin

Don Donaghy, Alan Rabold,   Arlene Gottfried, Jeff Mermelstein, Fred McDarrah , Joel Meyerowitz, Clemens Kalisher, Larry Fink,  Chris Makos,   Bill Witt, Nan Goldin, Elliot Erwitt, Alfred Steiglitz, Diane Arbus, Patrick McMullan,  Gerard Malanga, Asako,
Orville Robertson, Laura Merage, Ralph Gipson, Satoru Yoshioka, Sam Bolton, Gary Winogrand, Cherie Hiser, Joel Dallenbach, Brendan Harrington, Ralph Gibson,,

1995
November    OFF THE HIGHWAY (Organized and curated) Rule Modern and Contemportary

1982
 John Doe Deer, Multi media show, Emmanuel Gallery, Denver, CO