John Mark Sorum
Originally from Seattle, John Mark Sorum attended Art Center College of Design in Los Angeles prior to relocating to New York City. He completed his BA at School of Visual Arts, receiving degrees in both photography and art history.
John Mark has collaborated with MTV, Diesel Jeans, Sony, Miramax, Wennermedia, Ace Hotels, Sprint, Luca Luca, AB Hotel Group, JWT, Anomaly, Mother, TBWA Chiat Day, Sharpe Blackmore Euro RSCG 4D and Nike. His work has also been published in American Vogue, W Magazine, Surface, Flaunt, GQ, Noise, Crash, Spanish Bazaar, Spin and The New York Times Magazine.
In 2004, his art book “Identical” was published by Neverstop; solo shows at Colette in Paris and Art Space in Los Angeles soon followed.
After running the New York studio for GSI Commerce, which specialized in high volume ecommerce photography and production. Clients included Betsey Johnson, Henri Bendel, Poppin, Calvin Klein and Aeropostale. John Mark went onto open Color Card Studios in Industry City. The studio provided end to end production for both fashion and accessory brands. Product photography, video, and social media content as well as lifestyle and editorial.
John Mark lives in Brooklyn