Mark Molchan is an illustrator based out of Portland, OR. Inspired by the comic book artists and illustrators of the 60’s, 70’s, and 80’s, he has produced gallery work, murals, illustrations, portraits, and landscapes.

He’s been published in Spectrum Fantastic Art annual and the Infected by Art annual, where his work won bronze in the digital category, and 5th in Grand Prize Winner.

He has also created artwork for the The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim and Tomb Raider Reborn IP’s for the official Bethesda and Square Enix stores, as well as working with Jon Schindehette for the ArtOrder® brand.

His latest piece “The Return” was nominated for a Chesley Award in 2016.

Mark published “The Bear Inside” children’s book in 2016, and released his own line of Holiday cards, “The Snowman” in 2017.

His ongoing projects include posters for the Classical Ballet Academy in Portland, and several more children’s books in process for the upcoming year.

Freelance Artist and Illustrator….1989 to present

Muralist, Design, Team Leader  Monterey County’s One Voice Arts and Leadership Program,  Monterey, CA   2002-2004

Muralist, Illustrator with John Pugh, Muralist  1996-2001

Illustrator, Design and Fabrication of interactive museum exhibits @ Heart Institute of the Desert, Rancho Mirage CA.  1991-1996