As much as my art is known for its use of color, I don't want to be "overwhelmed" with color. I like my living or office space to be fairly neutral, but with shots of color to give it some life. In the same vein, I play in a rock band but don't really listen to much loud music outside of that because it can be too much. My art is great for bringing a room to life. Sometimes the grays or beige's thirst for some color for a little balance - the amount is based upon your taste and personality. You may have an…Read more
Summer 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.
John Barney Art Shows and Events
First Friday, Long Beach,
I'll be in the Expo Arts Center celebrating "Artober" with new paintings and prints.
Old Town Tustin Art Walk
I'll be at the annual Old Town Art Walk in Tustin. It'll be my first visit here, so come on down.