Art Exhibit by Mark Pease on Display
Posted: Tuesday, October 19, 2021
The UE Department of Art presents “You Can’t Call Clouds Clouds Because They’re Always Moving,” an exhibit by Mark Pease that will soon be on display at the Krannert Gallery. The exhibit will be available for public viewing from October 25 through December 11. The Krannert Gallery is located in the Krannert Hall of Art and Music on the UE campus.
The gallery is open from noon until 3:00 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday, Friday, and Saturday. On Wednesdays and Thursdays, it is open from noon until 6:00 p.m. Masks are required while indoors.
A reception for the artist will be held on Thursday, November 11, at 6:30 p.m. A lecture will follow at 7:00 p.m. Both events are free to the public and will be held in the Peterson Gallery, located on the corner of Lincoln Avenue and Weinbach Avenue.
Mark Pease creates work in a variety of media, including printmaking, animation, 3D visualizations, painting, and photography. Through his work, he explores visual ideas inspired by consumer nostalgia, simulacra, suburban landscapes, and modernist architecture.
Currently, Mark is an associate professor of digital media at Southern Illinois University – Carbondale. His courses incorporate the use of computer graphics, digital animation, video art, and 3D modeling. Mark’s work has been on display in national exhibitions such as Los Angeles, New York, and St. Louis.