Work

Absurde

Absurde oil on canvas 30 x 30"

Aftermath

Aftermath oil on canvas 18 x 18"

Aimée

Aimee oil on canvas 30 x 30" sold

Alma

Alma oil on canvas 30 x 30" sold

Ana

Ana oil on canvas 30 x 30" sold

Arguing Still

Arguing Still oil on canvas 35 x 35"

Athena

Athena Oil on board 12 x 12"

Bay

Bay oil on canvas 30 x 30" sold

Beatrix

Beatrix oil on canvas 30 x 30" sold

Beckett Chair

Bekett Chair oil on canvas 22 x 22"

Birthday Party

Birthday Party oil on canvas 30 x 30"

Blacksnake

Blacksnake oil on canvas 14 x 14" sold

Blood and Honey

Blood and Honey oil on canvas 22 x 22" sold

Boom

Boom oil on canvas 27 x 27" sold

Border

Border oil on canvas 30 x 30"

Broken

Broken oil on board 12 x 12"

Certitude

Certitude oil on canvas 30 x 30"

Conversation

Conversation oil on canvas 38 x 38" sold

Coral Snake

Coral Snake oil on board 8 x 8" sold

Cradle

Cradle oil on canvas 26 x 26" sold

Crotalus Atrox

Crotalus Atrox oil on canvas 10 x 19" sold

Damfino

Damfino oil on canvas 36 x 36" sold

Dare

Dare oil on canvas 16 x 16"

Dark Gon' Catch Me Here

Dark Got' Catch Me Here oil on canvas 40 x 40" sold

Door

Door oil on canvas 18 x 18" sold

E

E oil on canvas 25 x 25"

Emily

Emily oil on canvas 30 x 30"

En Attendant

En Attendant Oil on canvas 26 x 26" sold

Engine of Ruin

Engine of Ruin oil on canvas 40 x 40" sold

Everything Is Wrong

Everything Is Wrong oil on canvas 22 x 22"

Exile

Exile oil on canvas 22 x 22" sold

Exit

Exit oil on canvas 20 x 20" sold

Finn

Finn oil on canvas 36 x 36" sold

Fire Sticks

Fire Sticks oil on canvas 15 x 15" sold

Fist

Fist oil on canvas 10 x 10"

Foal

Foal oil on canvas 28 x 28" sold

For Thou Hast Forsaken Thine Own Way

For Thou Hast Forsaken Thine Own Way oil on canvas 30 x 30"

Fucked

Fucked oil on canvas 18 x 18" sold

Gamera

Gamera oil on canvas 16 x 16" sold

Geta

Geta oil on canvas 32 x 32" sold

Ghost Dog

Ghost Dog oil on canvas 10 x 10" sold

Grip

Grip oil on canvas 30 x 30"

Guy

Guy oil on canvas 30 x 30"

Hangry

Hangry oil on canvas 30 x 30"

Heads

Heads oil on panel 12 x 12"

Hello Darkness

Hello Darkness oil on board 12 x 12" sold

Hex

Hex oil on canvas 40 x 40" sold

In and Out of Weeks

In and Out of Weeks oil on canvas 30 x 30"

Inflame

Inflame oil on canvas 30 x 30"

I Remember Who You Are

I Remember Who You Are oil on board 10 x 10" sold

Kingdom of What

Kingdom of What oil on canvas 34 x 34"

Ladder

Ladder oil on canvas 24 x 24" sold

Little Brother Death

Little Brother Death oil on board 8 x 8"

Luna

Luna oil on canvas 32 x 32"

Lunacy

Lunacy oil on canvas 30 x 30"

Make It Rain

Make It Rain oil on canvas 36 x 36"

Malpáis

Malpais oil on canvas 20 x 20"

Mer

Mer oil on canvas 25 x 25" sold

Multitudes

Multitudes oil on canvas 35 x 35"

Nail

Nail oil on board 12 x 12"

Natalya

Natalya oil on canvas 30 x 30" sold

New Dawn Fades

New Dawn Fades oil on canvas 22 x 22"

Off

Off oil on canvas 25 x 25"

Omen

Omen oil on canvas 23 x 23" sold

Outsider

Outsider oil on canvas 22 x 22"

Patala

Patala oil on canvas 32 x 32"

Petya

Petya oil on canvas 27 x 27"

Point

Point oil on board 10 x 10" sold

Rage On Omnipotent

Rage On Omnipotent oil on canvas 30 x 30"

Raven & Chair

Raven & Chair oil on canvas 23 x 23" sold

Raven & Paint

Raven & Paint oil on canvas 12 x 12" sold

Raven Sings the Blues

Raven Sings the Blues oil on panel 12 x 12" sold

Regent

Regent oil on board 8 x 8" sold

Reign

Reign oil on canvas 18 x 18" sold

Ruff

Ruff oil on canvas 12 x 12"

Rumpus!

Rumpus! oil on canvas 30 x 30"

Schatten

Schatten oil on board 16 x 16" sold

Sea Serpents

Sea Serpents oil on canvas 22 x 22"

Sissy

Sissy oil on canvas 27 x 27" sold

Something Spooked the Horses

Something Spooked the Horses oil on board 12 x 12" sold

Spitfire

Spitfire oil on canvas 30 x 30"

Spectre

Spectre oil on panel 10 x 10" sold

Star

Star oil on canvas 35 x 35" sold

Stille Nacht

Stille Nacht oil on board 8 x 8"

Sundown

Sundown oil on canvas 18 x 18"

Tessa

Tessa oil on canvas 28 x 28"

That Which Passeth

That Which Passeth oil on canvas 32 x 32"

The Other Side of the World

The Other Side of the World oil on panel 20 x 20"

Tierra del Fuego

Tierra del Fuego oil on canvas 36 x 36"

Tigerboy

Tigerboy oil on canvas 30 x 30" sold

Tigerside

Tigerside oil on canvas 24 x 24" sold

Tomahawk

Tomahawk oil on canvas 24 x 24" sold

Tulugaq

Tulugaq oil on canvas 24 x 24" sold

Tumblr

Tumblr oil on board 8 x 8" sold

Unbalanced

Unbalanced oil on canvas 34 x 34"

Untitled

Untitled oil on panel 12 x 12"

Ursa Major

Ursa Major oil on canvas 27 x 27"

Vast

Vast oil on canvas 32 x 32" sold

Vivian

Vivian oil on canvas 24 x 24" sold

West

West oil on canvas 30 x 30"

Wing

Wing oil on canvas 30 x 30" sold

Where Do We Come From? What Are We?

Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going? oil on canvas 30 x 30"

 

About

Mark Gleason

San Mateo, CA

mrkglsn@gmail.com

www.markgleason.org

https://instagram.com/markgleason/

Born: 

Greenwich, CT 1962

Education: 

Master of Science in Art Education, University of Bridgeport 1989 

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Arts, Syracuse University 1984 

Exhibitions:

2020

La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Wilderness, solo exhibition

Pence Gallery, Davis CA

Rare Birds, juried exhibition

La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Everything But the Kitchen Sync, group exhibition

           

2019

Lore Degenstein Gallery, Susquehanna University, Selinsgrove, PA

Eleventh Annual Figurative Drawing Competition and Exhibition, juried exhibition

           

Dacia Gallery, New York, NY

Nine-Year Anniversary Exhibition, juried exhibition 

Blackboard Gallery, Camarillo, CA 

The Illusionists, juried exhibition to accompany The Representational Art Conference 2019 

La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

Laluzapalooza, juried exhibition

2018

La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

32nd Anniversary Drawing Show, juried exhibition 

Studio Gallery SF, San Francisco, CA 

The Tiny Show, group exhibition 

La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

Sleepless, solo exhibition 

La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

Laluzapalooza, juried exhibition

Storpunkt Gallery, Munich, Germany

Half a Pound of Art, group exhibition

Pence Gallery, Davis, CA 

Corporeal, solo exhibition

2017

La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

31st Anniversary Drawing Show, juried exhibition 

Pence Gallery, Davis, CA 

The Tiny Show, group exhibition 

La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

Laluzapalooza, juried exhibition 

Storpunkt Gallery, Munich, Germany 

Half a Pound of Art, group exhibition

2016

Stephen Romano Gallery, Brooklyn, NY 

Destinesia, group exhibition 

La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

Laluzapalooza, juried exhibition 

Copro Gallery, Santa Monica, CA 

BeinArt Surreal Show, group exhibition 

La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

Blood and Fire, solo exhibition

2015

Queen Mary Luxury Liner, Long Beach, CA

Ink N Iron Art Gathering, curated exhibition

La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Laluzapalooza, juried exhibition

2014

Kwan Fong Gallery, California Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks, CA

Running With Scissors, group exhibition

The Harwood Museum of Art of the University of New Mexico, Taos, NM

Lowbrow Insurgence: The Rise of Post-Pop Art, group exhibition

Begovich Gallery, Cal State University, Fullerton, CA

Hearsay, group exhibition

2013

La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

Darklands, solo exhibition 

La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

Laluzapalooza, juried exhibition

2012

Copro Gallery, Santa Monica, CA 

Anomalies, group exhibition

 

Grand Theatre Center for the Arts, Tracy, CA 

Beauty...it’s not pretty, group exhibition 

2011

La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

La Luz de Jesus 25, group exhibition

 

Los Angeles Municipal Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

Beyond Eden, group exhibition 

Mondo Bizzarro Gallery, Rome, Italy 

The New Lost Generation, group exhibition

 

La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

Mannerism, two-person exhibition 

La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

Everything But The Kitschen Sync, juried exhibition

2010

La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

Everything But The Kitschen Sync, juried exhibition

2009

Cella Gallery, North Hollywood, CA 

Persona, solo exhibition 

La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

Everything But The Kitschen Sync, juried exhibition

2008

Los Angeles Municipal Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

East Of Eden, group exhibition supported by The Los Angeles Museum of 

Contemporary Art. 

La Luz de Jesu Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

Mark Gleason & Caia Koopman, two-person exhibition 

La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

Everything But The Kitschen Sync, juried exhibition 

Roq La Rue, Seattle, WA 

A Cabinet of Natural Curiosities, group exhibition

 

Rake Art Gallery, Portland, OR 

Rake Art Invitational, group exhibition.

2007

Gallery Eleven, Fairfield CT 

Glimpse, group exhibition. 

La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

Everything But The Kitschen Sync, juried exhibition 

Grey McGear Modern, Santa Monica, CA 

Work represented

2006

Gallery LeLe, Tokyo, Japan 

I See Blythe, group exhibition 

La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

August Show, group exhibition 

City Art, San Francisco, CA 

Group exhibition

 

La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

Everything But The Kitschen Sync, juried exhibition 

Grey McGear Modern, Santa Monica, CA 

Work represented

2005

City Art, San Francisco, CA 

Group exhibition 

La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

Everything But The Kitschen Sync, juried exhibition 

City Art, San Francisco, CA 

Group exhibition

2004

Gallery Eleven, Fairfield, CT 

Flora and Fauna, group exhibition

Gallery Eleven, Fairfield. CT 

Mark Gleason, solo exhibition

2003

Gallery Eleven, Fairfield, CT 

Horses, group exhibition

Gallery Eleven, Fairfield, CT 

Recent Work, solo exhibition

Wilton Library, Wilton, CT 

4 Winners, group exhibition

2002

Zellner Gallery, Wilton, CT 

Perception and Reality, juried exhibition

Winner: Best in Show 

Weston Public Library, Weston, MA 

Figuration, solo exhibition

 

Westport Arts Center, Westport, CT 

Inaugural Members Exhibition 

Zellner Gallery, Wilton, CT 

Color and Curves, member exhibition

Winner: Third Place 

2001

Wilton Library, Wilton, CT 

Sky, two-person exhibit

John Slade Ely House, New Haven, CT 

New Haven Paint and Clay Members Exhibition

 

Ridgefield Guild of Artists, Ridgefield, CT 

Meet The Artists series, two-person exhibit

 

Silvermine Guild Arts Center, New Canaan, CT 

New Members Exhibition

2000

The Betty Barker Gallery at the Carriage Barn Arts Center, New Canaan, CT 

Spectrum 2000, juried exhibition

 

John Slade Ely House, New Haven, CT 

New Haven Paint and Clay, juried exhibition

1999

The Cannondale Gallery, Wilton, CT 

Closing House, group exhibiton

Max’s, Westport, CT 

Solo display

The Betty Barker Gallery at the Carriage Barn Arts Center, New Canaan, CT 

Group exhibition

The Betty Barker Gallery at the Carriage Barn Arts Center, New Canaan, CT 

Spectrum 1999, juried exhibition

1998

The Cannondale Gallery, Wilton, CT 

Works In Oil, three-person exhibit

 

Wilton Library, Wilton, CT 

Solo exhibition

The Betty Barker Gallery at the Carriage Barn Arts Center, New Canaan, CT 

Spectrum 1998, juried exhibiton

Wilton Library, Wilton, CT 

Cannondale Gallery at the Wilton Library, group exhibition

1997

The Cannondale Gallery, Wilton, CT 

Meteorology, group exhibiton 

The Betty Barker Gallery at the Carriage Barn Arts Center, New Canaan, CT 

Spectrum 1997, juried exhibition

 

Cat Black Gallery, Westport, CT 

Valentine Show, group exhibition

1995

John Slade Ely House, New Haven, CT 

Figuratively Speaking, group exhibition 

Silvermine Guild Arts Center, New Canaan, CT 

Art of the Northeast USA, juried exhibiton

Borders Bookstore, Stamford, CT 

Solo exhibition

John Slade Ely House, New Haven, CT 

New Haven Paint and Clay, juried exhibition

1991

New Canaan Library, New Canaan, CT 

Surfacing, two-person exhibit

1984

Crouse College, Syracuse, NY 

Solo exhibiton. 

 
 

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Spitfire

Spitfire oil on canvas 30 x 30"