Mark has become a leading Australian voice in the emerging field of cultural placemaking. Mark’s practice draws from his experience as cultural strategist, curator in the public realm, artist and designer. He is recognised as an authoritative speaker and writer on the subject of shaping cities and places for the human experience.
With vision extending from landscape and city scale to the smallest details of place, Mark’s particular interest is the value of fully integrating art-thinking into urban design to create cities and places that resonate with meaning. As part of this work Mark undertakes projects as a sculptor and public artist. In this role he is a three-time finalist and former winner of Sydney’s prestigious art event – Sculpture by the Sea.