Mark Nesmith is a modern American painter and musician who resides in Port Arthur, TX. Mark studied art at Lamar University in Beaumont, TX earning his BFA in 1998, and also studied painting and drawing at the University of North Texas in Denton. He teaches art in the Port Neches-Groves ISD and previously taught art and music in the Dallas ISD and the Goose Creek CISD.
He has written about art for Ezine Articles and Empty Easel, and authors the blog Paint Daily Texas. Mark is a member of the Artists of Texas and Contemporary Fine Artists International. He is represented by Dab Art in Ventura, CA and exhibits with Davis Gallery in Austin, TX.
As a musician Mark performed hundreds of shows around the country with the bands Hackberry Road and Lone Star Republic, and still performs regularly throughout SE Texas