Wayne Barlowe

Born in Glen Cove, New York to well-known natural history artists Sy and Dorothea Barlowe, Wayne Douglas Barlowe attended the Art Students League and The Cooper Union in New York City. While in college he apprenticed in the Exhibition Department of The American Museum of Natural History. During this period Barlowe collaborated with his parents on his first professional book assignment, the Instant Nature Guide to Insects.An extensive career has followed. Wayne is a highly accomplished artist and author with a career spanning the last 30+ years. Read Wayne’s full bio.

Barlowe works at home with his wife Shawna McCarthy, well-known editor and literary agent, and their two daughters Cayley and Hillary.

Wayne’s Website can be viewed here.