Mark Lundeen is a higly realistic sculptor with a fine sense of detail and creates sculpture with fluid lines, balance and integrity. A natural born storyteller, he stages his artwork around the stories or emotions the characters portray, allowing each viewer to find a different version. His work has a strong physical presence, whether it is an aggressive athlete, a pensive elder or a shy child.
He has received numerous awards and honors that include being selected as the University of Nebraska Alumni of the Year in 1996. He has received the Philip Isenberg Award from the Allied Artists of America iin New York City for his sculpture “Ragtime Cowboy Joe”.