A Day dawn on Friday; Vancouver's voyage begins, Falmouth - Mark R.Myers - Framed Picture - 11" x 14"
Mark Myers is an American Marine artist.
Myers was a Self-Taught artist, his talent was recognized by the San Francisco Maritime Museum and it was there that his first one-man exhibition of marine paintings was held in 1967.
He moved to Southwest England in 1971 and settled there to marry and bring up a family.
Since that time he has concentrated on marine painting and maritime historical research. He has taken a particular interest in the maritime heritage of North Devon and North Cornwall, often researching and painting subjects from the region for exhibitions in the UK, Europe and the USA..
Myers was elected a member in of the Royal Society of Marine Artists in 1975 and served as the Society’s President from 1993 to 1998.
He is also a charter member and Fellow of the American Society of Marine Artists.
He designed and co-founded the Hartland Quay Museum in 1980.