Barry Phipps is an Iowa City-based multimedia artist. Since graduating from the Kansas City Art Institute, he has spent nearly three decades as a working artist in the disciplines of music, art and photography. For the past ten years he has worked as a professional photographer in Chicago and Iowa City. His first trade publication Between Gravity and What Cheer: Iowa Photographs was published in May 2019 and his new book Driving a Table Down will be published in May 2020, both by The University of Iowa Press. His photographs were recently featured in The Washington Post.