Hayley Barker makes drawings and oil paintings about the body, nature, psychological states and visionary experience. Her work has appeared in regional and international venues, New American Painting magazine, and the Drawing Center's Viewing Program. Her work has been reviewed in Art in America, The Oregonian, Willamette Week, Portland Monthly and Visual Arts Source online. She received her BA from the University of Oregon (1996) and her MA and MFA in Intermedia, from the University of Iowa (2001). She lives and works in Portland, Oregon.