Mark is the Head of Research and Innovation at DACS and has substantial consultancy experience across the private and public sector in the visual arts.

He has worked extensively in Korea and South East Asia as Commissioner for emerging art fairs Art Gwangju and G-Seoul 13 and as Associate Director of SUUM, commissioning a number of projects in collaboration with Samsung Electronics including the media art focused award The Samsung Art+ Prize and IOC commissions. He is the producer of the International Curators Forum was previously the Director of the iconic A Foundation in London and Liverpool. He has curated numerous group and solo exhibitions and contributed to publications, catalogues and magazines including co-editing with Thomas Frank; We Love You / On Audiences. He is also author of the novels Bubble Entendre and Come.