Millennial artist Jon Mort is widely recognized for his startlingly realistic colored pencil and large-scale graphite images and is also a highly sought-after portrait artist. His work has been shown in exhibitions at the Phillips Museum, the Portsmouth Museum of Art was recently in a one-person exhibition titled LIVING LEGENDS at the Sandy Spring Museum in Maryland. as twenty exhibitions. In the spring of 2017 he was a featured artist is the Carla Massoni Gallery’s FULL CIRCLE exhibition and he is currently in their group exhibition titled SCALE.
Jon was born in Ashton, Maryland and maintains studios in Washington, DC and in Port Clyde, Maine. Captivated by drawing since childhood Jon received Fine Art and Classics degrees from Franklin and Marshall College, his Masters in Architecture from the Rhode Island School of Design in 2009- He is represented worldwide by the Carla Massoni Gallery.