Mark B. Goodson

801-564-4585 | www.markbgoodsonfineart.com| info@markbgoodsonfineart.com | Huntsville, UT


Education

Master of Fine Art | Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA. 2009-2011.
Post Baccalaureate | Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA. 2008-2009.
Bachelor of Fine Art | Painting, Weber State University, Ogden, Utah 2004-2007.

Honors

  • 1st Place, Springville Museum of Art, 92nd Annual Spring Salon, for Swimming Lessons, 2016.
  • Honorable Mention, Bountiful/Davis Art Center, State Wide Invitational, for David, 2016.
  • 1st Place, Logan Fine Art, Fall Salon, for Spring Morning, 2015.
  • Honorable Mention, Eccles Community Art Center State Wide Invitational, for Mary @ 100, 2015.
  • Peoples Choice, Professional, Utah State Fair, for A Western Girl, 2014.
  • 1st Place, Eccles Community Art Center State Wide Invitational, for Sugar & SPICE, 2014.
  • Honorable Mention, Portrait Society of America, Members Only, for Sugar & SPICE, 2013.
  • Grand Prize – Special Award – Best in Entire Exhibit, Utah State Fair, for Tree Thinking, 2013.
  • People’s Choice, Professional, Utah State Fair, for Tree Thinking, 2013.
  • Best of Show, Professional, Utah State Fair, for Tree Thinking, 2013.
  • Honorable Mention, Bountiful/Davis State Wide Invitational, for Superman, 2013.
  • 2nd Place, Eccles Community Art Center State Wide Invitational, for Tree Thinking, 2013.
  • 1st Place, Bountiful/Davis State Wide Invitational, for Expressions of Quilly, 2013.
  • Honorable Mention, Portrait Society of America’s International Members Only, Outside of the Box, for Expressions of Quilly, 2013.
  • Honorable Mention, Artist’s Magazine competition, Oil, for Spring Morning, 2012.
  • Certificate of Excellence, Portrait Society of America, 14th Annual International Portrait Competition, Art of the Portrait, for All Played Out, 2012.
  • The Fellowship Juried Prize, for outstanding achievement at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, “The Unbroken Line Since 1897”, for All Played Out, 2010.
  • MFA Merit Award, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 2010.
    Academy MFA Scholarship, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 2010.
  • Gilroy Roberts Scholarship, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 2010.
  • Best of Show, Pioneer Days, Traces of the West, Sponsored by Ogden Blue, for Spurs, 2007.
  • President’s Honorarium, President F. Ann Millner, Weber State University, for Eyes of Age,2006.

Selected Exhibitions

  • Celebration of Fine Art, Scottsdale Arizona, January-March 2016
  • Logan Fine Art, Fall Salon, 2015
  • Springville Museum of Art, Spring Salon, 2013, 2015, 2016
  • Bountiful/Davis State Wide Invitational, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
  • MBG Fine Art / Studio G Exhibition, Huntsville, Utah 2012
  • Annual Student Exhibition, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 2011
  • Annual Student Exhibition, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Fellowship Prize, 2010
  • The Philadelphia Sketch Club, 147th Annual Exhibition of Small Oil Paintings, 2010
  • Ogden Arts Council, Holiday Art Show, 2007
  • Universe City Gallery, Portraits of Ogden, 2007
  • Eccles Community Arts Center, 34th State Wide Competition, 2007
  • Weber State University, Mary Elizabeth Dee Shaw Gallery; B.F.A. Thesis Exhibition of works honoring blue collar workers, 2007
  • Ogden Arts Council, Pioneer Days Art Festival Gallery Show, 2007

Selected Commissions

  • Spencer W. Young, Young Automotive Group, Layton, Utah, 2016
  • Richard Holley, Painting of grand daughter Austin, A Western Girl, 2014
  • Alan and Jeannie Hall, Goddard School of Business, Weber State University, 2013
  • President F. Ann Millner, Weber State University, Official Portrait, 2013
  • Conservator Heather Densley’s four Children together, American Fork, Utah 2012
  • John and Ruth Crawford’s five grandchildren individually, Clifton Heights, PA. 2011
  • C.J. Aston, Philadelphia, PA. 2010
  • Gary Carson, “Montana Cabin”, 2010
  • Sherry Young, Morgan, Utah, 2008
  • Dave Wadman, CEO, Wadman Corporation, Ogden, Utah, 2007
  • V. Jay Wadman, former CEO, Wadman Corporation, Ogden, Utah, 2007
  • Ben A. Wadman, posthumously, Founder, Wadman Corporation, Ogden, Utah, 2007
  • Dr. Gene Sessions, Chairman of the Department of History, Weber State University, 2006
  • Dr. Kathryn L. MacKay, Professor of History, Weber State University, 2006
  • Dr. Stephen Francis, Assistant Professor of History, Weber State University, Ogden, Utah, 2006
  • Sam Young, Retiring CEO of Young Automotive Group, Layton, Utah, 2006

Publications

  • Catalog, Springville Museum of Art, 92nd Spring Salon, 2016
  • Catalog, Springville Museum of Art, 91st Spring Salon, 2015
  • Art Connoisseur, February, 2016
  • Private Air, Luxury Homes Magazine, Volume 4 / Issue 6, November/December, 2015
  • International Artist’s Magazine, Masters Showcase, article on painting All Played Out, February/March 2013
  • Catalog, Springville Museum of Art, 89th Spring Salon, 2013
  • The Miners and the Devils, by Orlo J. Goodson, Cover, Self Published book by Author, 2011
  • Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Post Baccalaureate Promotional Publication, cover, 2010
  • Abducted, a novel by Orlo J. Goodson, Cover, Published by Author House, Bloomington, IN, 2010
  • The Scorpion, a novel by Orlo J. Goodson, Cover, Published by Author House, Bloomington, IN, 2008
  • The Jacksonville Norsemen Society or Tyranny and Reprisal by Orlo J. Goodson, Cover, Published by Author House, Bloomington, IN, 2007
  • Athletic Guide Book, Weber State University, Ogden, Utah 1980, Cover.