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Mark Newport is an artist and educator living in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. He is the Artist-in-Residence and Head of Fiber at the Cranbrook Academy of Art. He earned his BFA at the Kansas City Art Institute in 1986 and his MFA at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 1991. Newport’s work has been exhibited throughout the USA, Canada and Europe, including solo exhibitions at The Arizona State University Art Museum; The Cranbrook Art Museum; The Chicago Cultural Center; and Laumeier Sculpture Park, St. Louis, MO. His work has been recognized with a 2011 Artist Fellowship from the Kresge Foundation, grants from the Creative Capital Foundation, the Arizona Commission on the Arts, and the Herberger College of Arts at Arizona State University. It is included in the collections of The Whitney Museum of American Art; The Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum; The Detroit Institute of Arts, The Cranbrook Art Museum; The Racine Art Museum; The Arizona State University Art Museum, 4Culture, Seattle; City of Phoenix Public Art, Microsoft, and Progressive Insurance. Simone DeSousa Gallery, Detroit, form and concept, Santa Fe, Greg Kucera Gallery, Seattle, and Duane Reed Gallery, Saint Louis, represent his work.

(Biography provided by Duane Reed Gallery)
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"Y-Man", Contemporary, Fiber, Fabric, Sculpture, Knit, Hand Made, Pattern, Soft
By Mark Newport
Located in St. Louis, MO
Channeling memories of both his mother and grandmother making sweaters to keep their children safe and warm, he relates the act of knitting as a heroic gesture. Further inspired by t...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Mark Newport Art

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Fabric, Thread, Plastic, Yarn, Mixed Media, Other Medium

"A-Man", Contemporary, Mixed Media, Sculpture, Knit, Crochet, Fabric, Fiber
By Mark Newport
Located in St. Louis, MO
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Early 2000s Contemporary Mark Newport Art

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Yarn, Mixed Media, Other Medium, Fabric, Thread, Plastic

"Batgirl: A Road Home", Embroidery on Comic Book Cover, Framed
By Mark Newport
Located in St. Louis, MO
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21st Century and Contemporary Pop Art Mark Newport Art

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Fabric, Yarn, Paper, Mixed Media

"Spiritman 4", Contemporary, Sculpture, Hand Knit, Fiber, Fabric, Fine Craft
By Mark Newport
Located in St. Louis, MO
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2010s Contemporary Mark Newport Art

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Textile, Yarn, Mixed Media

"Batman #8", Framed, Contemporary, Embroidery, Mixed Media, Thread, Paper
By Mark Newport
Located in St. Louis, MO
Embroidery on comic book cover. Newport is Artist-in-Residence and Head of Fiber at the Cranbrook Academy of Art. His work has been exhibited throughout the U.S., Canada, and Europ...
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2010s Pop Art Mark Newport Art

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Thread, Mixed Media

"Spiritman 3", Contemporary, Fine Craft, Pattern, Stripes, Hand Knit, Fiber
By Mark Newport
Located in St. Louis, MO
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2010s Contemporary Mark Newport Art

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Yarn, Mixed Media, Other Medium

"Sweaterman 8", Contemporary, Sculpture, Mixed Media, Hand Knit, Soft, Fiber
By Mark Newport
Located in St. Louis, MO
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2010s Contemporary Mark Newport Art

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Yarn, Plastic, Mixed Media

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"Sweaterman 8", Contemporary, Sculpture, Mixed Media, Hand Knit, Soft, Fiber
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2010s Contemporary Mark Newport Art

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Textile, Yarn, Mixed Media

"Spiritman 3", Contemporary, Fine Craft, Pattern, Stripes, Hand Knit, Fiber
By Mark Newport
Located in St. Louis, MO
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2010s Contemporary Mark Newport Art

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Yarn, Mixed Media, Other Medium

"Batgirl: A Road Home", Embroidery on Comic Book Cover, Framed
By Mark Newport
Located in St. Louis, MO
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21st Century and Contemporary Pop Art Mark Newport Art

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Fabric, Yarn, Paper, Mixed Media

"A Guide That Grants Safe Passage", Contemporary, Mixed Media, Fiber, Sculpture
By Ethan Meyer
Located in St. Louis, MO
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2010s Contemporary Mark Newport Art

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Felt, Yarn, Wood, Mixed Media, Other Medium

"This is Where the Wizard Lives", Contemporary, Fiber, Sculpture, Hand Woven
By Ethan Meyer
Located in St. Louis, MO
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2010s Contemporary Mark Newport Art

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Yarn, Other Medium

"Cheshire", Contemporary, Mixed Media, Sculpture, Glass Beads, Vintage Doll
By Jan Huling
Located in St. Louis, MO
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2010s Contemporary Mark Newport Art

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Glass, Plastic, Mixed Media, Other Medium

Batfan, Contemporary Mixed Media Sculpture with Glass Beads on Vintage Kewpie
By Jan Huling
Located in St. Louis, MO
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2010s Contemporary Mark Newport Art

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Glass, Plastic, Mixed Media, Other Medium

"Twilight, Sankofa Series", Contemporary, Blown Glass, Sculpture, Mixed Media
By Jenny Pohlman and Sabrina Knowles
Located in St. Louis, MO
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2010s Contemporary Mark Newport Art

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Metal

"Wallflower" , Contemporary Figurative Wall Hanging Ceramic Sculpture with Glaze
By Calvin Ma
Located in St. Louis, MO
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2010s Contemporary Mark Newport Art

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Ceramic, Porcelain, Stoneware, Mixed Media

"Mekong Meditation", Contemporary, Blown, Glass, Sculpture, Mixed Media, Beads
By Jenny Pohlman and Sabrina Knowles
Located in St. Louis, MO
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2010s Contemporary Mark Newport Art

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Metal

Previously Available Items
Sweaterman 9 by Mark Newport, Hand Knitted Yarn Costume and Mixed Media, 2011
By Mark Newport
Located in St. Louis, MO
Channeling memories of both his mother and grandmother making sweaters to keep their children safe and warm, he relates the act of knitting as a heroic gesture. Further inspired by t...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Mark Newport Art

Materials

Mixed Media, Textile, Yarn

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