Jonathan Hobin

Creative Director

School of the Photographic Arts: Ottawa

biography

Jonathan Hobin is an award-winning and internationally noted photo-based artist and the Creative Director for the School of the Photographic Arts: Ottawa. His work draws on iconic literary, cinematic and historical references and popular culture to explore the darker aspects of childhood, politics and storytelling. Considered a controversial figure and “one of Canada’s most polarizing visual artists” (CBC’s Q), Hobin’s work has been exhibited internationally and featured in major media including CNN, CBC, BBC as well as art publications including Kunst (Germany), Photographers Companion (China) and Beaux Arts (France).