Chatham University

Media Arts Faculty and Staff

Mark Bender

Mark Bender

mark@benderillustration.com
Assistant Professor of Graphic Design
Hometown : Indiana, PA
Joined Chatham : 2016

Academic Areas of Interest

Illustrator, Educator, Traditional Art, Digital Art

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Biography

An Illustrator for over 30 years and an educator for the past 16, Mark Bender has been recognized by Communication Arts Magazine, 3X3 Magazine, Archive 200 Best Illustrators, Applied Arts Magazine, Creative Quarterly, the Los Angeles Society of Illustrators and the New York Society of Illustrators. Mark has been included in the Society’s annual exhibitions and in Original Art, the best in children’s book illustration. A founding member of the Pittsburgh Society of Illustrators, he has also been awarded both gold and silver Addys, Golden Quill Awards and a prestigious silver medal from the New York Society of Illustrators.