Artist Stacy Marko

Stacy Marko is an American artist who not only exhibits her work but also teaches her craft. Marko earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Painting from Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois and went on to pursue a career in education, earning her Masters Degree in Education from Arizona State University in Tempe, Arizona.

The artist currently teaches Art and Design, Drawing and Painting, Ceramics and Honors Art at McClintock High School in Tempe, Arizona. She sponsors the National Art Honor Society at McClintock. For the past several summers, Marko has been an instructor at the Summer Arts Academy at Desert Vista High School. Since 2013, Ms. Marko has also been a Dual Enrollment Instructor at Rio Salado Community College. She also taught at Mountain Pointe High School and Desert Vista High School in the Tempe area.

In addition to being a member of  NAEA for over 20 years, Marko is currently an Art 7 (formerly Art 6) organizer (2001-2005, 2012-present). Ms. Marko has been a sponsor of NAHS for over 15 years and was involved with Visions (a program with the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art) for 12 years. She also conducts painting classes with Paint, Party, and Wine. Her list of exhibitions, outside of her educational responsibilities, can be found below.

Ms. Marko currently resides in Tempe, Arizona with her husband. To contact the artist, please visit the contact page or click here.


  • 3/2017: New City Studio, Phoenix, AZ
  • 2/2017 - Current: Grinders Coffee, Phoenix, AZ
  • 1/2017 - 5/2017: ASU, Downtown, "Oh, The Places You'll Go!"
  • 9/2016:  TUHSD Teacher Exhibit, TUHSD District Office and Landings Credit Union, Mill Ave.
  • 7/2016 - 12/2016:  ASU, Downtown, "Of Land, Sea, and Sky"
  • 6/2016 - 8/2016:  Shemer Art Center, Phoenix, AZ, "Reflections of Arizona"
  • 2/18/2016 - 3/24/2016: West Valley Arts Council, Surprise, AZ. 5th Annual Floral and Botanical Art Exhibit
  • 9/2015: "inspired" TUHSD Teacher Exhibit, TUHSD District Office and Landings Credit Union, Mill Ave.
  • 3/6/2015: First Friday at New City Studio, Phoenix AZ. Reception from 7-10pm 10/1/2014 - 10/31/2014: New City Studio, Phoenix, AZ, "Land and City"
  • 9/1/2014 - 9/27/2014: New City Studio, Phoenix, AZ, "Perceived Reality:  The Art of the Self Portrait." Opening reception on 9/5/2014 from 7-10 pm.
  • 8/27/2014 - 9/30/2014: TUHSD Teacher Exhibit, TUHSD District Office. Reception 9/17/2014 from 4:45 - 6 pm.
  • 7/2014 - 4/2015: My Wine Cellar, Ahwatukee, AZ. Reception 7/19/2014 from 3-5pm.
  • 12/7/2013 - 1/4/2014: Tempe Center for the Arts, Black Bird Exhibition and Bazaar. Opening reception on December 7th, 2013 from 6-9pm at Tempe Center for the Arts.
  • 8/2013 – 9/2013: TUHSD District Office – Teacher Exhibit, “Inspired”
  • 12/2012 – 5/2013: “Green Revolution”, Tempe Center for the Arts
  • 8/2012 – 9/2012:  TUHSD District Office Teacher Exhibition
  • 2011 – 2012:  Connections Café, Tempe Public Library
  • 2011:  Third Fridays, Downtown Phoenix
  • 2011:  Vanity on Mill
  • 2010:  Edna Vihel Center “Tempe Teaches” (August 20-Dec. 1)
  • 2010:  Shemer “Alive” (March 10-April 28th)