San Diego based muralist and studio artist Mark Hewko (b.1973) has painted internationally and his works have been shown in galleries throughout North America.
Hewko’s roots are from New York City and draws his abstract geometric murals and studio work inspiration from his Ukrainian cultural heritage and background in graffiti art. His murals can be seen in a variety of public and residential locations in and around California, Arizona and Sardinia, Italy. His studio works are based on canvases, prints and installations and is no stranger to painting on large pieces of plywood. Studio works have been on display at Visual Gallery SD, Sparks Gallery SD as well as his photography documentary works in galleries throughout New York City and the Smithsonian Institute in Washington DC.
Mark’s art has been featured in Artribune (Italy), La Nuova Sardegna Oristano (Italy), SardegnaEventi24 (Italy) and most recently on San Diego’s Channel 7 NBC News. His works have also been featured in fashion design, collaborated with several West Coast musical groups and has organized a successful Art Benefit show for the conflict in Ukraine.
Mark is currently working with an array of real estate developers, architects and designers in Southern California, Arizona and Texas and is looking to enhance their commercial appeal through his art. He is also the future subject of SD Voyager magazines “inspiring people and stories” - featuring an interview and the artist’s current work.