Look on me and be renewed: In collaboration with Dr John Marsden, Professor of Addiction Psychology at King’s College London, and Changing 7

Artist Residencies

2018 Yaddo: Saratoga Springs, New York [upcoming]

2013 Caribbean Linked ll - Ateliers ‘89: Oranjestad, Aruba

2013 Fresh Milk: St. George, Barbados

2012 Alice Yard: Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago

2011 Frans Masereel Centrum: Kasterlee, Belgium

Selected Group Exhibitions


HOOKED, Science Gallery London: London, United Kingdom (September 21, 2018 - January 6, 2019)

Koorkappen en designs FASHIONCLASH, Bonnefantenmuseum: Maastricht, Netherlands

Showroom Limburg, Cube Design Museum: Kerkrade, Netherlands

Flags of Peace, Spring House: Amsterdam, Netherlands


Universal Belonging, Prizm Art Fair: Miami, FL

My Collection, The Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts (MoCADA):
New York, NY

Flags of Peace, Chassé Promenade Breda: Breda, Netherlands


Finite Project Altered When Open, David Dale Gallery: Glasgow, Scotland


ARC + NLS, (E)merge Art Fair: Washington, D.C.

International Artist Initiated Cultural Programme, David Dale Gallery: Glasgow, Scotland

FRAMES Centre for Contemporary Arts, Merchant Square: Glasgow, Scotland

After the Flood Liquid, Courage Gallery: Nassau, Bahamas


Caribbean Linked ll, Ateliers ‘89: Oranjestad, Aruba


A Negation of Preconceptions, Fresh Milk: St. George, Barbados


The Cheaper Show No. 10, Rise Kingsway: Vancouver, Canada

15,000 Words, Cutty Contemporary Art Gallery: Vancouver, Canada


Please Excuse the Mess, The Bay Salone: Los Angeles, California

There and Back, Bridgetown Gallery: Bridgetown, Barbados

The Cheaper Show No. 9, W2 Storyeum: Vancouver, Canada

Awards and Honors

2011  Lucie Foundation E-pprentice Recipient


James Cooper, SEEEN #2 p. 11 - 12, July, 2017

Sofia Maldonado, The Huffington Post A Jump in the Sea, September 9, 2013

Naoto Miyazaki, Montem Magazine issue 02, Mark King p. 4-10, September, 2013

Tanisia Morris, Arc Magazine Barbadian Photographer Turns ‘Plastic’ Into Gold, July 27, 2013

Dan Abbe, American Photo Magazine Mark King, How You Living? February 25, 2013

Natalie McGuire, Caribbean Beat Magazine Changing the game: seven rising talents in Barbados’s contemporary art, issue 118, November/December 2012


Mark King, Plastic, Mossless Publishing, New York, NY, July 2013

Mark King, THERE AND BACK, self-published, Barbados, 2010

Mark King, Photographs from Mark King, self-published, Barbados, 2009



Hooked in the city, Science Gallery London, London, United Kingdom: In conversation with Dr. John Marsden and HOOKED curator Hannah Redler Hawes. 


Making work away from home, Transforming Spaces, National Art Gallery of the Bahamas, Nassau, Bahamas: In conversation with Amanda Coulson, Blue Curry, and Heino Schmid. 


The Academy of Art University, M.F.A. Photography
August 2005 - May 2008, San Francisco, CA

Howard University, B.A. in Advertising
August 2001 - May 2005, Washington, D.C.