Psychological Dimension is the way a work of art communicates or evokes feelings or thoughts in the viewer. Someone once called me a budding master at this. Hopefully, it was a compliment. My particular style and background (my other career has been as a school psychologist/counselor) lends itself to this. I'm always fascinated at how two people look at the same work of art but have two entirely different perspectives. One might think it dark and brooding while the other is blown away by the interplay of…Read more
June Special! - 16x20 Textured Canvas Print $95 Go to "Print Store" on my website.
Read John Barney's interview in ARTiculAction Art Review HERE. Topics such as the psychological dimension and symbolism are discussed - as well as John's process.
Welcome to the world of John Barney’s art. Imagine, if you will, your living space or business filled with colorful paintings that are also thought-provoking. Touch one of his many paintings that have texture – Think about the feelings they evoke in you – Ask your visitors what they see and discuss your differences. Or, simply enjoy how the colorful painting over the sofa brings the room together. The beauty of art is that it is always personal to the observer – and there are no right or wrong reasons to use and experience art.
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News: March 13, Daylight Savings Time - It's been a good couple of weeks! Thank You to the new John Barney Art collectors.
John Barney Art Shows and Events
John Barney at First Friday, Long Beach
Come check out John's latest art and purchase paintings and prints. Many artists, food, live music...
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Join us on Friday the 13th (yikes) at CSUSB for a Music and Art Fair. Live music and artists selling - food, and more...
John Barney Art
Several local artists will be selling their work. There will also be free snacks and Live Music! Nothing beats original art to create a unique living or work space - so let's get started on yours today.
John Barney Art at Eclectique Gallery
John is the featured artist and host of a group artist event showcasing several of his favorite artists. He'll have some new paintings available. Artist Reception begins at 6 pm