BA Hons degree in Graphic Design (London) Mark began his career in the world of fine art as illustrator for the historically significant ‘Joseph Banks Florilegium’ and JJ Audubon’s ‘Birds of America’ in London before moving into the world of graphic design and publishing. Mark worked as a senior Art Director for several years with design agencies and corporate and consumer publishers in Sydney, working on numerous branded products before forming his own company in 1995. Mark has produced a body of work which encompasses hugely diverse projects, winning three ABPA Design awards and shortlisted for three others along the way. Since Australian Geographic commissioned Mark to design the dynamic new science magazine ‘Newton’ from concept through to ongoing production as Art Director – this led to a later engagement as Art Director for the Australian Geographic journal itself. Mark has regularly created design communication collateral for a diverse range of industries including banking, building, automotive and telecommunications as well as high-quality product for the publishing industry in Fine Art and Sport.