MARK HURWITT

1 Clark Street

Brooklyn, NY 11201

Tel:  718 875 3527

Fax: 718 222 8475

mark@hurwittgraphics.com

 

 

ILLUSTRATOR, CARTOONIST, DESIGNER, WRITER, TEACHER

 

 

EXPERIENCE:

 

Present        Freelance Illustrator. Clients include: AT&T, Coca Cola, Eastman Kodak, M&M Mars, Duane Reade, MasterCard, Western Union, MCI, MTV, U.S Navy, Trans-Lux Corporation, Tapestry Productions, Doros Animation, the Imex Group, the Videofax Company, Productivity Software International, Inc., Rutgers University School of Management and Labor Relations, the National Transit Institute, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, New Jersey Dep't of Labor, AFL-CIO, the National Green Party, NARAL, Coalition of Concerned Legal Professionals, the Unitarian Universalist Church, the Pacifica Foundation, Free Speech Radio News, Community Food Resource Center, Sukon Communications, Inc., Young and Rubicam, Inc., World War 3, Snake Eyes, and Raw magazine.

 

1996-1998      Principal Designer for high technology animating displays at Heckler Electric Company and the New York Coliseum.

 

1991-1995     Creative Director at Sign-a-matics, Inc. Created multi-media animations and developed storyboards.

 

1987-1990     Staff Artist, Writer and Editorial Cartoonist at the Vineyard Gazette. Newspaper design and illustration. Wrote articles and entertainment reviews.

                      Editor/Publisher of Martha's Vineyard Comics & Stories, a nationally distributed magazine. Coordinated all aspects of production, design and marketing.

 

 

AWARDS:    New England Press Association

1990               First Place: Best Advertising Illustration

1989               First Place: Best Advertising Illustration

1988               First Place: Best Editorial Cartoon

 

SHOWS:       New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY

                       Parsons School of Design, New York, NY

                       Exit Art Gallery, New York, NY

                       Max Fish Gallery, New York, NY

                       Fulcrum Gallery, San Francisco, CA

                       Field Gallery, Martha's Vineyard, MA

 

EDUCATION: School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

                          Cartoons For Advertising, Branford, CT

                          B.A. in Creative Writing, Franconia College. NH

 

 

References furnished upon request