Jonathan Hobin (2011-10-11)

Jonathan Hobin
Practice: Photo-Based Artist and Art Director
Date of Lecture: 2011-10-11

"A Boo Grave" by Jonathan Hobin. Courtesy of the Dale SMith Gallery
A Boo Grave from the series ‘In the Playroom’

Jonathan Hobin is an award-winning and internationally noted photo-based artist and art director. His work draws on iconic literary, cinematic and historical references and popular culture to explore the darker – or at the very least, the more troubling – aspects of childhood, imagination and storytelling. Coverage of Hobin’s photographic work has been extensive and has inspired passionate responses from audiences, creating a dialogue on parenting, media and the use of child models in art.

Additional Links: www.jhobin.com