Mark Dean Veca Artist Biography
Mark Dean Veca grew up during the Sixties in the Californian commune Livermore, the epicentre the Summer of Love, and is now based in Brooklyn, New York. He was inspired to draw by cult Bay Area comics of the time such as Zap! Slow Death Funnies and The Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers. His comic, unnerving style uses simple black lines on white to suggest volume and to create visceral detail evocative of tendons, intestines and organs.He has exhibited all over the US, Europe and Japan at institutions including The Brooklyn Museum of Art and The Bronx Museum of The Arts.