Mark Bridges


Born and raised in Niagara Falls, New York, Mark received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Theater Arts from Stony Brook University. He then worked at the legendary Barbara Matera Costumes in New York City as a shopper for a wide range of Broadway, dance and film projects. Following his time at Matera's, Mark studied for three years at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, and received a Master of Fine Arts degree in costume design. Mark won an Academy Award, a BAFTA award and The People’s Choice award, in 2012, for his costume design for the popular 2011 silent film, Best Picture Academy Award winner The Artist, for director Michel Hazanavicius.

Bridges' costume designs will be part of the Hollywood Costume exhibit at the Victoria and Albert museum in London England in the Fall of 2012. Mark’s designs were also part of the 1998 Biennale di Firenze Fashion/Cinema exhibit and The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences exhibit Fifty Designers, Fifty Costumes: Concept to Character shown in Los Angeles and Tokyo in 2002. Mark was also one of the film artists included in On Otto, an installation at the Fondazione Prada in Milan, summer 2007.

Mark’s career and design work is included in the new Costume Design book in the Film Craft series by Deborah Nadoolman Landis (2012).

Bridges' design work has appeared in publications as diverse as Australian Harper's Bazaar, Vogue, The New York Post, The Hollywood Reporter, Dressing in the Dark by Marion Maneker, and Dressed: 100 Years of Cinema Costume by Deborah Nadoolman Landis.

1999: Production Design - Magnolia
2017: Set Decoration - Phantom Thread
1999: Costume Design - Magnolia
1997: Costume Design - Boogie Nights
2002: Costume Design - Punch-Drunk Love
1999: Costume Design - Deep Blue Sea
2012: Costume Design - The Master
2012: Costume Design - Silver Linings Playbook
2011: Costume Design - The Artist
2013: Costume Design - Captain Phillips
2014: Costume Design - Inherent Vice
1996: Costume Design - Hard Eight
1998: Costume Design - Can't Hardly Wait
2009: Costume Design - Land of the Lost
2010: Costume Design - The Fighter
1999: Costume Design - Blast from the Past
2007: Costume Design - There Will Be Blood
2006: Costume Design - Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus
2015: Costume Design - Fifty Shades of Grey
2002: Costume Design - 8 Mile
2008: Costume Design - Yes Man
2010: Costume Design - Greenberg
2001: Costume Design - Blow
2003: Costume Design - The Italian Job
2016: Costume Design - Jason Bourne
1993: Costume Design - Robot Wars
2017: Costume Design - Phantom Thread
2015: Costume Design - Everything in This Dream
2000: Costume Design - Cirque du Soleil: Journey of Man
2004: Costume Design - I ♥ Huckabees
2019: Costume Design - Joker
1994: Costume Design - Trancers 5: Sudden Deth
2019: Costume Design - Marriage Story