Mark Karnes is active/lives in Maryland, New York. Mark Karnes is known for interior and exterior views, still life, portrait painting.
Biography Mark Karnes
The following text, dated December 20, 2012, is from the website, Painting Perceptions.com.
Over the past 30 years Mark Karnes has been painting and drawing in his Baltimore home using his familiar daily surroundings as a starting point of his subject matter. He paints neighborhood views through the many windows of his home or interiors and still-life. But his subject is often more about the light itself than simply depicting a room with furniture, as his home has 30 windows, the resulting play of light through the rooms is particularly engaging. The interiors are not just formal constructs but are compelling compositions that explore geometry and color sensation to transform comfortable household views into meditative poetry. I am a
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