Artist Statement
I’m interested in the tension between truth and myth and how this tension manifests in our actions, desires, attitudes, identities, norms, institutions and beliefs. My body of work is typically installation-based, with an emphasis on photography, video, text, and performance.

Mark Daybell is a visual artist working and living in Los Angeles‚ California. He graduated from California State University‚ Fullerton with an MFA in Creative Photography. Some of his faculty advisors include: Eileen Cowin‚ Darryl Curran‚ Mark Alice Durant‚ Todd Gray‚ Joseph Santarromana and Kim Abeles. He is currently Department Chair of the Graphic and Multimedia Design Department at College of the Canyons in Valencia‚ California.

Exhibition History
Mark Daybell’s works have been exhibited at: Brea Gallery, Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, Los Angeles Center for Photography, Festival Internacional de videoarte de Camaguey (FIVAC), Mediterráneo Centro Artístico (MECA), Norton Museum of Art, Trunk Gallery, 33 Contemporary Gallery, Black Dragon Society, Orange County Center for Contemporary Arts, “Cine-Nites” Blue Studio, Grand Central Art Center, Fine Arts Gallery: California State University Los Angeles, University Union Gallery: California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo, Altgeld Gallery: Northern Illinois University, Fine Arts Gallery: Orange Coast College, Center for the Arts Eagle Rock and more.