Mark Newport

Visual Arts, 2005

Mark Newport’s visual art work, usually based in objects, has been exhibited widely at galleries in Seattle, Las Vegas, Albuquerque, Pittsburgh, New Orleans, and New York. Internationally he has shown at the Mitterand Gallery in Geneva and the UK. Newport has been awarded working residencies at Yaddo and Western Washington University in Bellingham. He is an Associate Professor of Art at Arizona State University in Tempe and received his MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 1991.

Awards and Accomplishments


Newport is awarded a 2011 Kresge Artist Fellowship for Visual Arts

2005: Newport receives Arizona Commission on the Arts Career Advancement Grant