Mark Flowers – Asheville, NC
Mark E. Flowers earned his BFA in Studio Arts from The University of South Carolina in 1977 and his MFA in Painting from Western Michigan University in1979. He has taught art at the secondary and postsecondary levels for more than 34 years. Following his academic career, he has exhibited his work throughout the United States and in Europe. Mark’s work can be found in 26 public and over 300 private collections.
Mark has spent his adult life pursuing his art, teaching what he knows, and serving his community. He maintains a strong exhibition record and is now more committed to making art than ever before. In 2004, he and his wife purchased a hand-made log cabin just north of Asheville, NC in the community of Alexander. They spent several years renovating the cabin and just recently built a large studio on the property, where they are currently full time studio artists.