Artist Mark Edward Adams
Mark Edward Adams was born in Tucson, Arizona and raised in the Phoenix area in a family full of artists and musicians. Despite his initial artistic influence, Mark gravitated toward science and earned a B.A. in Chemistry from the University of San Diego followed by a M.S. in Chemistry from the University of Pennsylvania. While working as a scientist, Mark discovered his passion for sculpture and began his journey into the world of art. He traveled to Italy to study classical sculpture at the Florence Academy of Art and then to Arizona to study modern sculpture at the Scottsdale Artists School. He studied with several renowned artists including Rod Zullo and Stanley Bleifeld. Among these artists the American wildlife sculptor Rod Zullo continued to mentor him on his journey. Mark currently lives and works in San Diego, California.