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Mark S Tierney

1959 born May Akron Ohio
1977 graduated Conestoga High School, Berwyn Pa.
1977-1983 enlisted United States Navy; 1979-1983 homeport Charleston SC aboard USS Ray, SSN 653 fast attack submarine
1991-2004 owner-operator of The Detailers of Hilton Head
1992-1994 panel member on the Small Grants Committee of the Cultural Council of Hilton Head, funded by
the SC Arts Commission
2004-2007 Emergency Medical Technician for Beaufort County SC EMS
2007-present  Co-owner Picture This Gallery, Hilton Head Island, SC
1985 winter semester Savannah College of Art and Design; Intermediate B/W photography and Historical
1986 spring; bought 4 x 5 large format camera
1988 spring; entry accepted first Annual Juried Show, Hilton Head Art League; awarded 2nd place
1989 summer; group exhibition Hilton Head Art League
1990 entry accepted to Southern Environmental, a Southeast regional traveling exhibition
1990 April; awarded small grant from Cultural Council of Hilton Head to photograph in California
1991 June; last B/W film photograph
1994 November; solo exhibit in the SC Photographers Guild, Charleston SC
2008 October; Digital Fine Art printing with Stephen Johnson, Pacifica California
2009 May; two person exhibit, "New Photography", with Don Baker at Picture This Gallery Hilton Head
Island SC
2009 July; entry accepted to Earth Inspired juried exhibition to benefit the Coastal Conservation League,
Lowcountry Region, South Carolina. Jurors: Jennifer Kassing-Bradley, Jonathon Goebel and Nicole
2015 January; accepted into Artfields 2015, held annually in Lake City, SC
2016 January; accepted into Artfields 2016, held annually in Lake City, SC