Award Winners / Artist Profile

About the Artist

Mark Abrahamson (Stanwood) received 2006 GAP Award funding to complete and promote work on the “Global Warming” portion of his series Watershed Investigations. Using aerial photography, Mark describes changes in the earth’s topography caused by human interference. “Global Warming” will concentrate on depicting geographical changes in the atmosphere caused by the burning of fossil fuels. Portions of the series to be completed include photographs of melting glaciers in the North Cascades. The new work will travel nationally over the coming year.

Mark also received GAP Awardss in 1991, 1995, and 2001, and a 2002 Fellowship.

Information included above was provided by artist at the time of application.