Shawn S. Barker

A product of the American West, Shawn received his BFA in visual communications (graphic design) from Weber State University in 2012. Raised in the shadows of the beautiful peaks in Northern Utah by a geologist father, Shawn learned a love for the outdoors and the natural forces that surround us. He is passionate about great storytelling, thought-provoking art, and his family. Shawn and his wife, Michelle, reside in Scottsdale, AZ with two man-cubs and a half-whippet dog named Olive. He is currently an MFA candidate at Arizona State University with an emphasis in photography.

The Talk. Photography

The following images are the result of a photographic collaboration between my three year old son and myself. Miles selects a curated edit of his own photographs; then in response, I select photographs of my own from my own library. The back and forth discussion of his photographs informs my decisions. I want to know […]