John Shaw

John Robert Shaw is a photographer and life-long Michigander who currently resides in Grand Rapids. John has his MFA from Kendall College of Art & Design and specializes in traditional photography, non-silver printing and hand-built cameras. John's other interests include building and riding motorcycles, building science fiction models and being furniture for his three cats. See more of his work at


Politics, by John ShawBlack and Blue in ’32

I’m the favorite to win. It’s not my foreign policy and it’s not my handling of domestic issues. Nobody gives a shit about the unemployment numbers, job growth, the illusory downward trend of the trade… [more]