Media Studies
Mark W. Taylor

Mark W. Taylor

Adjunct Professor

Mark Taylor is an experimental filmmaker and visual artist, whose work has been screened and exhibited in festivals, galleries and museums around the globe. His artist books have been collected by the Library of Congress, New York Public Library, the San Francisco Legion of Honor, Stanford University and the New York Museum of Modern Art, among others. Taylor has worked in independent film since 1989: at Film Forum in New York; two seasons at P.O.V., the PBS independent documentary series; producing a documentary for The Discovery Channel; and as Festival Director/Exhibition Coordinator for Film Arts Foundation in San Francisco.

Taylor recently received an MFA from California College of the Arts and began teaching Media Theory and Criticism a couple of years ago. He is Senior Interactive Producer for Arts and Culture at KQED, where he created and edits the online Arts section. He received an Annenberg/Getty Fellowship for Arts Journalism in 2012.