Biography for Mark Hearld (1974)

Mark Hearld was born in York in 1974. He studied Illustration at Glasgow School of Art from 1994-97 and went on to the Royal College of Art to study for an MA in Natural History Illustration.

Inspired by various artists from Picasso to Edward Bawden, Eric Ravilious and John Piper from the 1930's - his work has a strong element of design and certain nostagia for the British wildlife which gives his work an alluring charm.

Recent Exhibitions

  • Godfrey & Watt,Harrogate
  • Zillah Bell, Thirsk
  • Aldeburgh Gallery, Suffolk
  • Fry Art Gallery, Saffron Walden