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    Mark L. Emerson

    Office: KDM 196
    Office hours: Tuesday/Thursday 11:00 am Ė noon
    Phone: Messege only(916) 278-6166


    Master of Fine Arts, U.C. Davis 1984
    Bachelor of Arts, CSU Sacramento 1979
    Study in Painting & Film, California College of Arts & Crafts 1975
    Associates of Arts, Sacramento City College 1974

    Painter Mark L. Emerson commenced interest and study of art in the early 1970ís at Sacramento City College. Study in Painting & Filmmaking continued at the California College of Art & Crafts in Oakland, CA. Returning from the Bay Area in 1976 Emerson finished under graduate work at Sacramento State. In the 1970ís Emersonís aesthetic turned to painting in a non-objective color heavy idiom which continues today. Emerson finished his graduate degree at U.C. Davis.

    Mark L. Emerson has exhibited his paintings regularly since the early 1980ís. Emersonís paintings have been exhibited at the Crocker Art Museum, Claremont Graduate University and had a twenty year survey of paintings at CSU Stanislaus. Emerson has been represented by Patricia Sweetow Gallery in San Francisco, David Richard Gallery in Santa Fe, New Mexico and is seen at JAYJAY in Sacramento. Emersonís paintings are in the collection of the Crocker Art Museum, Berkeley Art Museum and in corporate collections such as Progressive Insurance, American Airlines & USAA Insurance.