2014 - Spider Awards - Merit of Excellence in Fashion - Spider Awards - 2nd place | Fashion editorial, ELLE India - Spider Awards - 1 honorable mention - Spider Awards - 6 nominations in Fashion and Beauty
2013 - Arjun is honored to be one of the jury on the panel of the prestigious Black & White WPGA Awards 2013 - Work chosen to be showcased as large format prints at the 9th year of KAPA International Advertising Photography Exhibition held in Seoul
2012 - Luerzer’s Archive's 200 Best Ad Photographers Worldwide, Volume 2012/13
2011 - Arjun is honored to be one of the jury on the panel of the prestigious international WPGA Awards 2011 , with the likes of David Zimmerman - Work published in The PHOTO PAPER magazine - Communication Arts, Best of photography annual - Award of excellence (Category: Advertising) - International photography master’s cup - 2 nominations - Black & White Spider Awards - 1 nomination
2010 - WPGA - Winner (Best of show) - PX3 Paris - 2 honorable mentions - IPA - 9 honorable mentions - International photography master’s cup - 2 nominations - Communication Arts, Best of photography annual - Award of excellence (Category: Portraits)
2009 - WPGA - 1 honorable mention
International Photography Masters Cup, 2010: Professional advertising photographer Arjun Mark of India was presented with the 4th Annual Photography Masters Cup Nominee title at a prestigious international award honoring excellence in color photography. Arjun Mark's exceptional images "The Nudes,” received a high percentage of votes overall. Arjun Mark’s outstanding imagery has earned him two nominations in the category.
The awards international Jury include stalwarts of the industry ranging from Christie's in New York, National Geographic Channel, Fox Broadcasting Company, Amsterdam Worldwide, Kodak USA to Esquire in London who honored Color Masters
"The Masters Cup celebrates photographers who operate at the highest levels of their craft," said Basil O'Brien, the awards Creative Director. "Arjun's work represents contemporary color photography at its finest.”
International Photography Awards, 2010 (IPA): Arjun Mark ‘s exemplary fine art and portraiture has won him a total of 9 “Honorable Mentions” at the at IPA 2010(International Photography Awards) regarded as the decisive & paramount honor in photography. Judged by the most distinguished in the field of visual arts, the panel constituted icons such as Ashley Givens of the Victoria Albert Museum, Amber Terranova of Photo District News (PDN) , Todd James of the National Geographic, Kristina Hicks of Saatchi & Saatchi , James Reid of Wallpaper Magazine, Michael of Esquire, Phil Coomes of BBC, and Fiore & Romain Degoul of Galerie Paris Arjun Mark’s 9 merits at IPA is a recognition of the photographers whose life’s work in photography merits the highest acclaim by their peers. The photography communities from countries around the globe paid tribute to the year’s most outstanding photographic achievements.
Communication Arts, Best of photography annual: In March 2010 and this year March 2011 Arjun Mark was credited with the prestigious “Award of Excellence” title at the Communication Arts Best of photography competition 2010 & 2011. His winning projects (Farah Khan's Fine Jewellery and a project on South Indian Tribes) has been published in the internationally acclaimed publication “Communication Arts, Photography Annual 2010 & 2011.” Judging the merit of the photograph," juror Jane Perovich said, "Original, authentically inspiring images that are emotionally accessible will continue to be the foundation for what informs us, makes us think and ultimately captivates us." The Jury comprised of industry veterans and luminaries such as Leslie Baldwin of the Texas Monthly, Reed Collins , SVP Creative Director of Leo Burnett Chicago and Takaaki Matsumoto President of Matsumoto, Inc. to mention a few.
Black & White Spider Awards: BLACK AND WHITE SPIDER AWARDS is the leading international award honoring excellence in black and white photography. This celebrated event shines a spotlight on the best professional and amateur photographers worldwide and honors the finest images with the highest achievements in black and white photography.
LONDON (20/08/11) - Professional photographer Arjun Mark of India was presented with the 6th Annual Black and White Spider Awards Nominee title in the category of Portrait at a prestigious Nomination & Winners PhotoShow watched by 40,000 online viewers who logged on live from 154 countries to see the climax of the industry's most important event for black and white photography.
Thousands of images were received from 73 countries worldwide. The awards international Jury included captains of the industry from Sotheby's, Magnum Photos, The Armory Show, Fratelli Alinari to Tate and Phillips de Pury & Company in London who honored Spider Fellows with 190 coveted title awards in 27 categories. The judges reviewed the entries online for eight weeks before making their final nominations and Mark’s “A native aboriginal tribe of South India," an exceptional image entered in the Portrait category, was honored by nomination of the Jury.
"The Spider Awards celebrates photographers who operate at the highest levels of their craft," said Basil O'Brien, the awards Creative Director. “Mark's work represents black and white photography at its finest, and we're pleased to present (her/him) with the title of Nominee."