Born 1978 in Paddington‚ Sydney‚ Australia‚ Mark Hanham studied at National Art School then completed a Master’s Degree in Art at the College of Fine Art, Sydney.
Mark Hanham was attracted to art at an early age and had an exceptional talent in capturing perspective‚ even when four years old - he has been drawing continually ever since.
In 2011 at the age of 33‚ he took the almost unprecedented step of opening his own gallery in Sydney’s busy Crown Street Surry Hills‚ exhibiting only MARK HANHAM ART.
Education 2004 Master of Fine Art‚ Paddington University of New South WalesMajor : Painting‚ Drawing2001 Bachelor of Fine ArtExtra curricular : Life drawing and SculptureMajor : Painting‚ Drawing
Exhibitions: Art Fairs2011 / 2012 Melbourne Art Fair Sydney Art Fair‚ Sydney Art Month Art Brisbane Balmain Art Fair Kings School Art FairSolo Shows2011 Established Mark Hanham Gallery2010 "Paris Exhibition"‚ Alliance Francaise‚ Sydney "Recent Pictures" Shapiro Gallery‚ Sydney2008 "European election" Mary Place Gallery‚ Sydney "Studio Den Haag" Netherland2007 " First Impressions" Studio Herrljunga‚ Sweden "Reflection III" Global Gallery‚ Sydney2006 "Reflection II"‚ Mary Place Gallery‚ Sydney Andrew Crawford Gallery‚ Sydney "Petit pois"‚ the Big Gallery‚ Glebe2005 "Reflections"‚ Global Gallery‚ Paddington2004 "Labor Club"‚ Surry Hills "Graphic Art Club"‚ MascotGroup Shows2008 "Southhead Gallery"‚ Woollahra2007 "Mary Place Gallery"‚ Paddington2006 " Richard Martin gallery"‚ Woollahra "Albury Cellars Gallery" Paddington "People and Panorama"‚ Marlene Antico Fine Arts2005 "Scape"‚ Global gallery "Under water" Barry Stern Group Exhibition Marlene Antico Fine Arts "Tsunami Exhibition"‚ UNICEF‚ Shaffer Gallery Melbourne
Prizes2007 "Kings Cross Art Competition" The Tap Gallery‚ Darlinghurst2005 Finalist " Paddington Art Prize" Marlene Antico Fine Arts - people Choice Award2003 Finalist Sulman Art Prize‚ Art Gallery of NSW "Kings Cross Art Competition" the Tap Gallery‚ Sydney - Winner People's choice Award 2002 Lloyd Rees Memorial Art Award‚ Lane Cove "Kings Cross Art Competition" the Tap Gallery‚ Sydney‚ Winner People's choice Award 2000 "Bondi Art Prize" The pavilion Bondi Beach Winner people choice Award
Jackson Pollock, Brett Whitely