A Studio Visit With Mark Stoga

Mark at work.
Mark at work.

An assistant teacher with CPS by day, Mark Stoga has a BFA from the University of Illinois-Champaign. He’s been a resident artist in the Flat Iron Arts Building for about six years and moved to his current studio in #314 about a year ago.

How would you describe your work?

“My work is traditional, inspired by the Romantic era about 1880. I mostly work in the realist tradition, but I sometimes do abstracts. I work in acryclics, and my favorite painter is Frederic Church.”