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By John A. Barry

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About this blog: I am the creator of trAction Painting, a process/performance genre in which paint is applied to large surfaces with bicycles, roller skates, and other wheeled conveyances. I have produced works on canvas, plywood, particle board, ...  (More)

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Masks and the Universal Themes of Art
May 26, 2011 4:05 pm
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I'm about to do some traveling. Artist Bill Carmel offered to write a guest column in my absence. He plans to do follow-ups in the future, expanding on the theme... More
Art-Full Weekend
Aug 25, 2010 3:10 pm
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By John A. Barry

The weekend of August 21 in Danville was an artful one that actually started on Thursday with the annual Art and Wine Stroll. Three art venues... More
Art and Bicycling
May 3, 2010 12:54 pm
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Kevin Davidson, of San Ramon, is concurrently an artist and a patron of the arts. Self-taught, he works in oil, often portraying religious themes. He is currently... More
Art Icon Turns '39'
Aug 3, 2010 3:16 pm
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Beth Bachelor is a legend in local art circles. A cofounder of the Alamo Danville Artists' Society (ADAS) in 1977 and the Contra Costa Academy of Fine Art in 2001,... More
The Art of Print
Nov 1, 2009 4:42 pm
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The word print in the English language precedes Guttenberg by about 200 years. It derives from the Old French priente, "impression," as in an impression pressed... More
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A Norman Rockwell Town
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David Brooks at his Best and Worst
By Tom Cushing | 11 comments | 891 views

Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
By Tim Hunt | 27 comments | 805 views

Be an Exhibitionist!
By John A. Barry | 5 comments | 271 views