CV

Education

Bachelor of Science (Estate Management), National University of Singapore, 1992

Gallery Acquisitions

April 2009

Singapore Art Museum, “Retro-spective 2008”, “Landscape 2006”

April 2011

The Kinsey Institute, Indiana, USA, “Catwalk 2006″, “Sanctuary 2010″, “Staghorn 2006″, “Tattoo 2003″, “The Actor 2007″

September 2011

The Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay & Lesbian Art, NYC, “Reflection 2008”, “Levitation 2008”

 

Solo Exhibitions

2012/2013

“Unclad Tidings, Swank Modern Design: Palm Springs Studio, California, USA

2011

“Liberate”, at John Erdos Art, Singapore

In conjunction with Liberate photobook launch.

2009

“Spring Exhibition”, T.A.P Gallery, Darlinghurst, New South Wales

“Into the Light”, T.A.P Gallery, Darlinghurst, New South Wales

2008

“Anonymous”, John Erdos Gallery, Singapore

“Anonymous”, Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne, Australia

2006

“Men Of Silk”, T.A.P Gallery, Sydney, Australia

“Men Of Silk”, Bianco Gallery at MOX Bar & Café, Singapore

Group Exhibitions

2012  “Handsome IVSG”,  The Substation, Singapore

2011/2012

“Creating A Queer Museum”, Leslie/Lohman Museum of Gay & Lesbian Art”, NYC, “Reflection 2008″

2010

“Asian Mosaics Travel Photography Top 40″, Singapore, “Hutong Guard 2010″

2008-2009

“over Xposure”, Mangaweka Gallery, Mangaweka, New Zealand, “Winter 2006″, Torch 2005″

2008

“Picture This 08″, Brunswick Street Gallery, Fitzroy, Victoria

“Men Like Me…” (curated by Garrie Maguire), Off The Kerb Gallery, Melbourne, Australia.

2004 “[RA] unpublished”, Ant Colony, Singapore.

2003 “GO Vegetarian”, Esplanade Tunnel, Singapore.

Auction

Dec 2012

Tasmania Rainbow Art Auction,  “Rise 2006”, “Outlaw 2006 “, “Michael Kirby Portrait” Hobart,Tasmania

Dec 2010

Action For Aids Charity Auction at John Erdos Art, “Stalk 2005”

Articles, Reviews & Publications

Elaine Ee, “Naked Ambition” for Time Out Singapore magazine, Singapore, July 2011 issue, p.45

Marcus Mok Photography, Liberate Book Review, Artistry of Male, 26 June, 2011

http://artistryofmale.blogspot.com/2011/06/marcus-moks-liberate-aom-book-review.html?zx=10ecc92f5c23d893

Kelvin Atmadibrata, “Interview #18 Marcus Mok” for Rainbow Arts Project (RAP), Singapore, June 15, 2011

http://rainbowartsproject.wordpress.com/2011/06/14/interview18-marcus-mok/

Marcus Mok Photography, Artist of the Day, Artistry of Male, 7 June, 2011

http://artistryofmale.blogspot.com/search/label/Marcus%20Mok

Natalie Wong, “Lion City shutterbug strips art of censorship barriers” for The Standard, Hong Kong, 7 June, 2011

http://www.thestandard.com.hk/news_detail.asp?we_cat=4&art_id=111782&sid=32629224&con_type=1&d_str=20110607&fc=2

Adibah Isa, “I see myself in Asia still, but hopefully a more liberated one” for I-S Magazine, Singapore, 19 May, 2011

http://is.asia-city.com/events/article/i-see-myself-asia-still-hopefully-more-liberated-one-marcus-mok

Min Yan, “The controversy of male nude photography” for Lifestyle Asia, 20 May, 2011

http://lifestyleasia.com/features/the-controversy-of-male-nude-photography/article-id/7891

Artist of the Week, May 2011 week.2, Rainbow Arts Project , “Redemption”

http://rainbowartsproject.wordpress.com/2011/05/08/aow-march-2011-week-2/

Fang, Charlene, “Marcus Mok: On the ups and downs of shooting male nudes” for CNNgo, 4 May, 2011

http://CNNgo.com/singapore/life/marcus-mok-ups-and-downs-shooting-male-nudes-596358

Bruno Gmunder Anthology Book “Natural Beauty” [Germany] May 2011, p.2, p.140-149

Bruno Gmunder Anthology Book “Turn On:Tattoos” [Germany] April 2011, p.9, p.176-181

Takagi, Masahiko, in G-Men [Tokyo, Japan], Issue 167, February 2010, p.252-253.

Burns, Sunny, “Marcus Finds Freedom on Canvas”, in Sydney Star Observer February-March 2009, p.19.

fg (festival guide) [Sydney], cover picture, “Hibernation 2008”, February-March 2009.

Jaquiery, Anna, “Nocturne”, in Asia Literary Review [Hong Kong], March 2009, p.65-80.

O, Thiam Chin, “Turning a Blind Eye” in Asia Literary Review [Hong Kong] March 2009, p.103-111.

Elliott, Lucy, “Art Matters”, in MCV [Melbourne Community Voice], Issue 393, 18 July, 2008, p.14.

http://mcv.gaynewsnetwork.com.au/arts/anonymous-003587.html

Pope, Daren, “Male art” ['out & proud'], in bnews Melbourne Star, Issue 207, 3 July, 2008, p.19.

Watts, Richard, “Form and Beauty” ['Agenda'], in MCV [Melbourne Community Voice], Issue 392, 10 July, 2008, p.14 & on-line.

Lim, Joe, “Marcus Mok: The Censored Male Body”, in Mate [Germany], Issue 23: Romance, June 2008, p.62-63.

Sylvester, Simon, “The Amazing Ari”, in reFresh [UK], Issue 50, May-June, 2008, p.30-33.

Watts, Lisa (Ed.), “Midsumma Melbourne”, Visual Arts Catalogue, 19 January-10 February, 2008, p.12.

Maguire, Garrie, “Men Like Me…”, catalogue essay, Off The Kerb Gallery, Collingwood [Melbourne], January, 2008.

Meudell, Kristy (Ed.), “Boy Next Door” Special Issue, (not only) Blue+[Sydney], June, 2006, p.16-19, 58-61, 96-99, 106-109, 134-139.

Gurr, Troy, “Enter Marcus”, in SX National [Melbourne], Issue 38, May, 2006, cover & p.26-28.

Meudell, Kristy (Ed.), “Marcus Mok”, in (not only) Blue+ [Sydney], Issue 62, May, 2006, (not only) Blue+, Issue 62, May, 2006, p.38.

Wearring, Myles, “Flesh For Fantasy”, in fg, Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras Magazine, February/March 2006, cover & p.16-17.

Brandt, Wilfred, “Festival Fever”, in DNA [Sydney], Issue 73, February, 2006, p.60.

Meudell, Kristy (Ed.), “Blue Muse” Special Issue, (not only) Blue+, December, 2005, p.58-61.

Collins, Chris, “Too Shy”, in (not only) Blue [Sydney], Issue 56, May, 2005, p.60-67.

Twilhaar, Adrian Nijen (Ed.), “[RA] Unpublished”, A Manazine Showcase of Photographer’s Unpublished Work [Singapore], October, 2004, p.45-52.

Twilhaar, Adrian Nijen (Ed.), “Seeing Double”, in Manazine [Singapore], Issue 2-Paradox, December, 2003, p.66-67.

Lim, Joyce, “Does he make you want to eat your veggies now?”, in The New Paper [Singapore], 4 May, 2003, p.18.


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