Artist | Producer | Film Maker 

Papio's Kinetic Sculpture Parade 2018 
Downtown Key West 

Papio's Kinetic Sculpture Parade brings human powered art to downtown Key West for a wildly creative family friendly event.  Artists of all ages create moving art and creative art bicycles for the celebration. Art Direction and Production by Marky Pierson & The Wonderdog Team. 

Arts & Interview Highlights:

​Featuring footage from Rick Worth's Painting Lesson, Undying Love, Vessel Fine Art Gallery, Natalie Pierson, Tom Hambright, Water Dance Presented by The Studios of Key West, Reverie Presented by The Studios of Key West, Rachel Ligon, Styled Wedding Shoot at Truman Little White House, Como Keys Propane, Holly Merrill, Montessori Children's School, The Studios of Key West Promotional Video, Enchanted Brides Styled Shoot and One Night Stand Presented by The Studios of Key West. 

Design Elements - Restaurant
Square One - American Bar & Eatery 

Retro meets modern in this downtown Key West Restaurant. Custom Copper Sculptures, Food Periodic Table of Elements, Custom Light Fixtures and Faux Wall Finishes with slick throwback seating. 

Fisherman's Cafe

Situated in the Historic Seaport, Fisherman's Cafe brings customers back to old Key West with fresh seafood and a weathered facade the blends right in to the working waterfront scenery. Hand painted signs, merchandise area and t-shirt design. 

Key West Art & Historical Society
The Custom House - Solo Painting show 

Marky Pierson debuts his exhibition at The Custom House.  His latest work focuses on a series of portraits titled Nudes and Pets. The new series takes a lighthearted and colorful glimpse into the homes and lives of charming local pets and their owners.   Read More...

Key West Reverie 2017

Presented by The Studios of Key West, an immersive music and dance experience. "Key West Reverie" was conceived, directed and choreographed by Wendy Taucher Dance Opera Theater. Described as an impressionistic portrait of the island city, the site-specific performance took place at West Martello Tower. 

​Animation, Events & Fun Highlights: 

​Featuring footage from Fantasy Fest, Goombay, Papio Kinetic Sculpture Parade, Kelly's Aerial Arts & Fitness, Coco's Monkey, Rick Worth's Painting Lesson, Tutu Tuesday, The Studios of Key West Informational Promo, Brief Encounters (Short Attention Span at the Red Bar Theater), The Green Parrot Art Archival Series, Reverie (Presented by The Studios of Key West), DJ Buggy, The Studios of Key West Garden of Eaton Gala, and Flip Flops & Fireworks at the Sunset Greene Lawn. 

72 Hour Film Challenge Entry 
The Tropic Cinema 

Pierson's 72 hour film challenge entry.  A love story of sorts, told only via text messages. 

Cow Key Channel Bridge Run

The Cow Key Channel Bridge Run is the Worlds only Zero Kilometer Run!
Nearly one thousand participants partake in the costumed mockery of a run that lasts for just over 30 seconds.  The revelry and awards ceremony are not to be missed!  Read More ...

Historic Island City Architecture
by Marky Pierson - Showing at Vessel Fine Art Gallery

I love the detail of the homes in Key West — the porches and the gingerbread, the pastel colors and attention to the smallest details. The homes are small and many of them are like a set piece to a quaint tropical town."  Read More

The Key Lime Festival - On Good Morning America

Created by David Sloan and Marky Pierson, the Key Lime Festival is in its 4th year and features many events in downtown Key West.  Featuring the World's Largest Key Lime PIe as seen on Good Morning America.

The  8th Annual ZOMBIE Bike Ride 

Zombies take over downtown Key West after a few thousand costumed particpants ride 3 miles along the Atlantic Ocean.  We Cycle Bike Shop and Pierson produce the Key's largest participant festival event including live music and amazing costumes!

        The meaning of life is to find your gift.  The purpose of life is to give it away.  
Pablo Picasso