the story so far...

Born and raised in Baltimore, Mark is a self taught, award winning artist, favors subjects from figurative to cycling,  still life to abstracts and anything else that sits still long enough for him to put on canvas. A father and grand pop, Cottman has many life moments to draw from for the creation of his art. (more)


Mark Cottman

Antoinette Powell

Gallery Director

While on sabbatical in 2000, Antoinette began working in an art gallery as a sales associate and “Fell in love with the business”. Later she became gallery director. “It was during this period I met Mark Cottman and we began a wonderful working relationship. We never tire of talking about and looking at art particularly his. When I went to visit him in his studio for the first time I was overwhelmed by his creative unique concepts, vibrant use of color, and his enormous body of work.  (more)