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

Turbanism Makes Slow Headway
Oct 5, 2011 11:48 am
Comments: 0 | Views: 1,488



The Turbanism movement, about which I wrote back in April, has not exactly taken the art world by storm. As an iconic image, however, this exotic headwear has.... More
Kinkade, Breath Mint of the Passion Painters
Apr 13, 2012 8:30 am
Comments: 1 | Views: 1,394

So-called painter of light Thomas Kinkade died recently. I'd always thought of Kinkade as a kitschmeister and con artist. I still do. But millions of people do not... More
Brush and Blush
Aug 12, 2014 3:15 pm
Comments: 1 | Views: 1,394


A San Ramon couple wants to give people a chance to equip themselves with liquid courage and try to be artists for a few hours. This phenomenon, called "paint... More
Car'z Longa, Ars Brevis
Jun 17, 2013 10:22 pm
Comments: 0 | Views: 1,214



What do Times Square and the Carquinez Scenic Drive Trail have in common? The former has been Disneyfied, and the latter is about to be. A fairly well-kept secret,... More
Downbeat on The Corner
Feb 19, 2013 10:01 am
Comments: 0 | Views: 1,122

Seoul-born Stephanie Chang has the credentials to teach music: a bachelor's degree from the Eastman School; a master's from Yale; and six years of study at the Mozarteum... More
<< < 5 6 7 8 9 > >>
Page 7 of 12

ARCHIVES

0

Primaries and Pivots
By Tom Cushing | 21 comments | 660 views

The Frinks return to the states from Africa
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 543 views

Tour of the Arts
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 176 views