SaraNoa Mark (b. 1991 New York, NY) pursues a drawing practice that reflects a desire to evidence the constant and invisible activity of time. Earning her BFA at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Mark was recognized with The Pennsylvania Governor’s Award. A PAFA Women’s Board Travel Scholarship supported her visual pilgrimage to Europe’s museums, cave paintings, and natural sites, while hiking through eight countries. SaraNoa’s work was supported by a grant from The John Anson Kittredge Fund. She has been an artist-in-residence at The Lois and Charles X. Carlson Painting Residency, Sedona Summer Colony, Art Kibbutz, and the Montello Foundation and has exhibited work at Davis & Langdale Company, Trestle Gallery, Snyderman Works Gallery. Mark is the Assistant Director at the 4th Ward Project Space, and is a museum guard at the Oriental Institute, absorbing influences from its antiquities collection.