2019 Essence Magazine feature

2019 Essence Magazine feature

Nice surprise to recently find out my artwork was featured in a 2019 Essence article. Thank you @essence and @d_hobdy!.“Mark’s majestic renditions of beautiful Black people is seeping with regality. His blending of life-like details with surreal surroundings is moving...
Selected artist for the American Muslim Futures exhibit

Selected artist for the American Muslim Futures exhibit

I’m honored to have been selected to participate in this upcoming American Muslim Futures exhibit. “American Muslim Futures showcases the images, songs, poems, films, and cultural expressions of an America that lives up to its ideals. Follow these 23 Muslim and allied...
Guest artist for HoMA’s 30 Americans Lecture & Workshop series

Guest artist for HoMA’s 30 Americans Lecture & Workshop series

I will be facilitating the first of two lecture + workshops at the Honolulu Museum of Art, this Saturday from 3 – 6pm. Feel free to join us as we discuss several of the artists (@kehindewiley @kara_walker_official and @kerryjamesmarshs) from the “30 Americans”...
Pow! Wow! Hawaii 2020: Timelapse

Pow! Wow! Hawaii 2020: Timelapse

Great experience at POW! WOW! Hawaii 2020! Big mahalo to the organizers (including @mrjasperwong @kameahadar @pro_gress), to my fellow KS coworkers and students from KSK, and special thanks to my family for their support. Feel free to check out the completed mural at...