Lagoon point,         Whidbey Island

turning aspens, Yellowstone

gone to town

my story

latest work


Mark Van Wickler has had a long and successful career as a creator of environments and natural habitats for zoos, museums, and aquariums.  He is currently Director of Theming for the Houston Zoo and paints whenever the opportunity arises.

"Ever since I can remember I have seen the world through an artist's eye.  This urge to create a lasting memory  from what I find in nature has led me on this lifelong journey."

Local color

Mark Van Wickler