Jonathan Hobin

Born in 1979 in Ottawa, ON

Jonathan Hobin is an award winning and internationally noted photo-based artist. Hobin’s work draws from iconic literary, cinematic and historical references and popular culture to explore the darker aspects of childhood, imagination and storytelling. Considered a controversial figure and “one of Canada’s most polarizing visual artists”(Jian Ghomeshi, CBC’s Q), Hobin’s work has been exhibited internationally and featured in major media including CNN, BBC, CBC as well as art publications including Art Das Kunstmagazin (Germany), Beaux Arts (France) and the Photographers Companion (China).
Curriculum Vitae


Cry Babies

In the Playroom

In the Playroom