Local Blogs

Art Space
Art Space

By John A. Barry

E-mail John A. Barry | Follow this Blog

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)

Sort by: Most Recent | Most Popular

Strong Artistic Views
Oct 26, 2010 9:29 am
Comments: 0 | Views: 1,760


San Ramon artist Kevin Davidson (whom I profiled in a past column) recently acted on a whim. He decided to contact the Vatican to determine how to submit his spiritual... More
Art About Art
Sep 21, 2010 7:57 pm
Comments: 0 | Views: 1,716

From the Greek comes the word ekphrasis, meaning description. A synesthetic art form, ekphrasis is a poem written about another form of art—most often a painting.... More
Fair Attendance Down Again
Jun 22, 2011 11:32 am
Comments: 1 | Views: 1,694



Attendance at the Danville Fine Arts Faire [sic for the past three years appears to be a reflection of the sour economy that continues to grip the state and... More
hARTz Studios
Jun 12, 2011 9:42 am
Comments: 0 | Views: 1,689

Remember the Pioneer Gallery? If so, you will recall that it was located on the first floor of 524 Hartz Avenue, a venue now occupied by Rakestraw Books. A membership... More
Local Landscapes
Apr 1, 2011 1:10 pm
Comments: 0 | Views: 1,684

Landscape painting has historically ranked low in the genre hierarchy in the post-Renaissance Western world (landscape painting was already well established in China... More
<< < 3 4 5 6 7 > >>
Page 5 of 11

ARCHIVES

0

More Banks, More Billions, but Bupkes in the Brig. Rinse, repeat. (Part One)
By Tom Cushing | 8 comments | 418 views

"Swirling" to earn college credit
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 388 views

Rails to Trails
By Roz Rogoff | 1 comment | 330 views

Speed Painting
By John A. Barry | 2 comments | 235 views