Mark Shasha   

"A man of unbounded creativity"-

                   North Shore Magazine 

Mark Shasha(b. 1961) is an award-winnning

American artists, author, educator, and actor. His work has appeared in museums, galleries, newspapers and magazines around the world for 40 years and his children books have been read by millions.

After graduating from RISD in 1983, Shasha illustrated for the Boston Phoenix, The Globe and other publications. His first children's book " Night of the Moonjellies" (1992) won a Marion Vannett Ridgeway Honor Award and was welcomed by Smithsonian Magazine as "a classic". It continues to appear on some bestseller lists.

Shasha participates in some the largest art events in the country including The Forgotten Coast, Plein Air Easton, The Great Texas Paint Out and Cape Ann Plein Air.

Mark is an elected member of The Guild of Boston Artists, The Copley Society, Rockport Art Association and Museum, North Shore Arts Association and other venerable institutions. Recent awards include 2018 Artist Choice Award and Honoroable-Plein Air Easton, Oil Painters of America Excellence in Landscape, The Alden Bryan memorial Award(awarded twice to Shasha in 2016)

Shasha frequently appears o stage as actor and singer. He has written and preforms a multi-media presentation called "Art Up!" which riffs on the ways in which the Renaissance, the Humanities and the ideas of the Enlightenment improve our lives.

Peaceful Moment-Shasha, oil 6x8 $1000
Quiet Spot-Shasha, oil 16x20 $1100
Knightly Solitude-Shasha, oil 9x12 $1000
Patio Lunch-Shasha, oil 11x14 $1800
Artists Choice Winner PAE 2018
Justine's-Shasha, oil 8x10 $700

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23N Harrison St Easton,Md 21601 410-310-8727

    Knightly Solitude-Shasha, oil 9x12 $1000