Shawn Evans has a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the Alberta College of Art and Design. He currently lives and works in Toronto, Ontario.
Shawn paints from recognizable sources, deconstructing them until the meaning has shifted from ideas of representation into notions of abstraction.
Born(1986) in Regina Saskatchewan, Shawn maintains a connection to the city through representation at the Assiniboia Gallery. Shawn moved to Calgary to attend the Alberta College of Art and Design where he graduated from the painting department with honours in 2009. Recently, Shawn started showing with Barbara Edwards Contemporary who has galleries in Toronto and Calgary.