The small, but very special and unique book ” The unbearable beauty of existence ” published by Mark Sadan and illustrated and designed by Tom Cody, was based on an interview by Maia Sylba in the December 2010 issue of Musetouch visual arts magazine. The presentation of the book will be on July the second, in New York.
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Mark Sadan began his work in art as an actor in his early twenties graduating from the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City. Mark later studied as a Filmmaker and recieved two special screenings of his films in cine-probes at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. Later, he was awarded a full scholarship to study at the Film and Television Institute at New York University where he produced short films for Sesame Street and NBC television. After directing a documentary in Norway, Mark was invited to exhibit at the Preus Foto Museum. This led to a further exhibition at the World Trade Center in 1983 and a subsequent decision to devote himself to photography as a way to express his passion and vision.
Mark has given workshops extensively in the U.S. and exhibits internationally in Eastern Europe, Scandinavia, North America and the U. K. His work has been featured in many leading photo magazines such as “La Photographica” from Spain, “Zoom” from Italy, “Iris”, Brazil, “Nippon” and Asahi” in Japan, “Scwarz/Weis”, (Black & White) Germany, “Foto-Forum”, Norway. His work is also found in many private and museum collections. Recently, he has had solo exhibitions at the Julia Margaret Cameron Museum on the Isle of Wight. U.K., the National Museum of Dance in the USA and the National Photo Art Museum in Norway.