CURRICULUM VITAE

Born in 1970 on Vancouver Island BC, Canada, lives and works on Vancouver Island.



Education

1995-2001               University of Victoria, BA Philosophy/History in Art

1994-1999               Chapman Group, Victoria BC

1989-1991               Camosun College, Associate of Arts diploma, Visual Arts


Solo Exhibitions


2022                          (upcoming) Ricco/Maresca, New York, NY

2021                          (online) Ricco/Maresca, “A WILD SILENCE”, New York, NY

2013                          Comox Valley Public Art Gallery, “RE: Moved”, Courtenay BC

2012                          Winchester Galleries Modern, “MARK LAVER: In a Flash” Victoria BC

2012                          Legacy Art Gallery, “MARK LAVER: Shining Examples”, Victoria BC

2011                          Penticton Public Art Gallery, “RURAL DISASTERS”


Group Exhibitions


2022                          Asya Geisberg Gallery, “A Window Scrubbed for the Moon” New York, NY

2022                          (online) Mepaintsme, “After Dark” United States

2021                          False Cast Gallery, “Earth Sign”, San Diego CA                                     

2020-21                    Studio e Gallery “Admirational Invitational” Seattle WA

2012                          Winchester Galleries Modern “Collector’s Choice” Victoria BC



Bibliography


2021                          Saltz, Jerry. (2021, August 16), “Mark Laver: A Wild Silence”, VULTURE, New York Magazine

2021                          Dixon Evans, Julia.  (2021, April 1) “5 Works of Art to See in San Diego in April” kpbs Arts and Culture

2012                          Amos, Robert. (2012, March 17) “Laver Acquainted with the Night” The Victoria Times Colonist p. C5

2012                          Chrumka, Jennifer. (2012, Spring) “Profile: Mark Laver” TORCH: The University of Victoria, Vol. 33 No. 1 p. 40

2012                          Ingram-Chadwick, David. (2012, March 21) “New Exhibit Shows Rural Horror, Highway Beauty”, Nexus Newspaper p. 8

2012                          Woodrell, Daniel. (2012, April 24) “The Death of Sweet Mister” cover painting,Little, Brown and Co. New York NY

2012                          Woodrell, Daniel. (2012, April 24) “Tomato Red” cover painting,Little, Brown and Co. New York NY