Shaun Morin, a.k.a “the slomotion,” his street-art name, was born in 1979 in Winnipeg, where he lives and works. He holds a BFA from University of Manitoba and was a finalist in the 2007 RBC Canadian Painting Competition.

Selected Exhibitions

My Winnipeg, Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art, Winnipeg (2013); La maison rouge, Paris (2012); Musée international des arts modestes, Sète, France (2011-12) [curators: Paula Aisemberg, Hervé di Rosa and Anthony Kiendl]

Bestial Encounters, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg

Thick as Thieves, Raw Gallery, Winnipeg
Mad World, Katharine Mulherin Contemporary Art Projects, Toronto
FAX, Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art, Winnipeg [curator: João Ribas]

Selected Bibliography

Dahle, Sigrid, Robert Enright et al. My Winnipeg, Lyons: Fage; Paris: La maison rouge; Sète: Musée international des arts modestes; Winnipeg: Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art, 2011, 248 pp.

Walsh, Meeka. The Winnipeg Alphabestiary, Winnipeg: Border Crossings, 2010, 104 pp.

Enright, Robert. “Winnipeg’s New Litter of Art Pups,” Globe and Mail (Prairie Edition), February 16, 2006, pp. R1-R2.

Shawna Dempsey, Lorri Millan and Christabel Wiebe. Supernovas, Winnipeg: Winnipeg Art Gallery, 2006, 88 pp.

Eyland, Cliff. “26/Two-Sicks/Too-Six,” Border Crossings, vol. 23, no. 4 (November 2004), pp. 16-27.