• Review of "Unearthed" from the KC Star by Dana Self


  • "Unearthed" by Mark Cowardin & Michael Krueger

    Feb. 10 - March 17, 2012

    Artists Mark Cowardin and Michael Krueger's drawings, prints and sculptures address the destruction and carelessness caused by human beings' disregard for nature. Both artists visually and rigorously provoke and awareness of reckless self-interested consumption of resources and the destruction of human, animal and natural life. In the exhibit, the artists will draw inspiration from the socio-political and historic events that have impacted our environments.

    Cowardin is an assistant professor at Johnson County Community College. He earned his M.F.A. in sculpture from the University of Arizona and has his B.F.A. from the University of Kansas. He has had solo and group enhibitions nationally and internationally.

    Krueger is an assosiate professor of printmaking at the University of Kansas. He earned an M.F.A. from the University of Notre Dame and a B.F.A. from the University of South Dakota. His research has taken him all over the world, and has shown internationally and nationally.

    The public is invited to hear the artists discuss their works at 6:30 p.m., followed by a reception from 7-9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 10, in the Greenlease Gallery at Rockhurst University. For more information or for an appointment, contact Greenlease Gallery Director Anne Pearce at (816) 501-4407 or at anne.pearce@rockhurst.edu.

  • KCUR Story about Between Thee and Me


  • KCUR Story about my current exhibition!


  • (F)Utilities

    Avila University's THORNHILL GALLERY presents

    Mark Cowardin
    (F) Utilities

    November 12 - January 14, 2010
    The new Thornhill Art Gallery & the S. Margaret Reinhart Courtyard are located on the southeast corner of Avila’s campus near the Oak Street entrance in Dallavis Center.

    Opening Reception:
    Friday, November 12, 5 - 8 p.m.

    Gallery Hours:
    Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
    Friday, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    & by appointment
    After December 10, by appt. only

    For information:
    Marci Aylward, 816.501.3659 or Marci.Aylward@avila.edu

  • Mark Cowardin: From the Ground Up

    A Kansas City Jewish Museum of Contemporary Art exhibition at the Epsten Gallery.

    5500 W. 123rd and Nall Avenue
    Overland Park, KS 66209

    Exhibition runs from November 8, 2009 - January 3, 2010.
    Gallery Hours: Tues-Fri 11am-4pm, Sat-Sun 1-4.