Committed to the highest level of craftsmanship, Mark Cockram combines techniques from his training in fine art, design, and bookbinding to create stunning, distinctly non-traditional books. His work is lively, vigorous, and playful. Mark’s passion for his work is electric. He sparks with ideas.
One of fewer than 30
Fellows of Designer Bookbinders, Mark is a member of an elite group of British fine art binders. He has been commissioned to bind the work of a Man Booker Prize finalist seven times. Mark is also a Brother (the title of a full member, regardless of gender) of the distinguished Art Workers Guild, an organization founded in 1882 to promote the highest standards of excellence in all of the applied arts. There are only 350 Brothers, worldwide. Mark’s work can be found in The British Library, The Grolier Club, The Victoria & Albert Museum, and private collections around the world.