Mark Turgeon has spent most of the past twenty-plus years as an artist, rooted in New York City. He has had solo exhibitions at the Knitting Factory, The Cathedral of Saint John the Divine, the Dillon Gallery - all in New York. He has participated in many group exhibits through the country. Turgeon has organized and performed in a number of spoken word evenings. He has created sets and props, posters and graphics for theater companies, film projects, restaurants, retail and private residences.
BFA, Rhode Island School of Design
1. "Che Bella" is to side, sometimes ever so slightly, with optimism regardless of the obstacles.
2. I've never had a plan B. In 1988 I came to New York City to do my work as an artist, and the attitude has always been "cook or get out of the kitchen." I love being in the kitchen.