Mark TOPES Thompson
Mark “TOPES" Thompson has been doing his art thing for over 35 years, living just outside Detroit, the Motorcity, Freelancing the last 20 years.
Topes has spent time doing projects for many varied clients up until he decided to go LOW! His past clients have included Disney Interactive, Lincoln-Mercury, GM, BORG Warner, Detroit Tigers, San Diego ZOO, etc.
Mark currently spends the majority of his time vending his Hotrod n TIKI art at many shows throughout the year, travelling with his show hauler or his 55 Star Chief KUSTOM Camper the “Lowbrow Lounge ".
Topes works in many medias focusing on digital ( for prints) and One Shot, using reclaimed wood, car parts, canvas boards n RUM Bottles! Mark also supplies T-shirts art for clubs n shows, also many private commissions world wide when not travelling.
As a child of the 60’s, Topes has formed a huge love for all things retro, his inspiration is derived from old hot rod art n models, Rat Fink, MOUSE, old sci-fi movies, comic books and monsters. Mark’s art is really a mash up of all he loves , please enjoy the ride!