Artist member since 2018
Sean Hacker Teper is a proud Canadian looking to make the world a better place through conservation and awareness. He graduated from Boston University with a degree in marine science, whilst teaching himself photography along the way. He is now studying towards a Masters in Ocean Science, while running his photography business on the side. When not taking photos, he is playing sports or dominating Scrabble games.
When did you start making art, and why?
In 2014, I studied abroad in Ecuador. There, with the help of my peers, I developed a passion for photography. This past year, I was challenged by an art curator to make 'fine art' rather than just photographs. I took on the challenge.
When I'm not making art, I'm (a) ...
Student! I am currently studying towards a masters in ocean science at Memorial University of Newfoundland.
Why is art important to you?
It offers a window into science and connects people with nature in a way that words cannot always accomplish.
The Lion King
Describe your home in 3 words
Perfectly organized chaos.
In a previous life I was (a) ...