artist

shannonbakerphotography

Vision

Shannon Baker's interest in image making is prompted by her desire to illustrate art's impact on us. Art inspires and teaches.

No matter what the media - books, film, art, music or architecture - all great art has a story to tell.

Shannon turns her lens on the great stories around her. Eliciting in her process the multitude of decisions that each artist has encountered, her work evokes emotional and psychological impressions of the treasures which have moved her.

Learning Community

Primarily self-taught in photography, Shannon has mentored and studied with:
Suzy Lake
Ruth Kaplan
April Hickox
Peter Karuna
Miguel Jacob
Margaret Malandruccolo

Education

Honours Bachelor of Arts in Art History (Dean's Honour List), University of Western Ontario
Diploma in Interior Design, Sheridan College
Bachelor of Education, Brock University.

Exhibitions

Shannon's photographs have been exhibited in group, solo and juried shows, CONTACT Photography festival, and have received Honourable Mention awards. They are in private corporate collections.
She is a recipient of the Exhibition Assistance Grant from the Ontario Arts Council.

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