John Shea graduated with a BFA from the School for American Crafts at RIT in Rochester, NY in 2011. From there he traveled to Montevallo, AL to be a resident artist at the University of Montevallo. Afterward he moved to Portland, OR working for Bullseye Glass and Mudshark Studios. He moved to Madison, WI to attend graduate school at the University of Wisconsin – Madison and recently graduated with an MFA. John has taught at RIT, Hamilton College, and is most recently teaching at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, where he is currently living. His work is currently represented by Officine Saffi in Europe and Hostler Burrows in the USA.