Barnaby Furnas | the artist

The artist Barnaby Furnas
Born 1973, Philadelphia, USA.
Lives and works in New York.

Style and technique of the artist: Painting,

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Fun Fact.5
Barnaby Furnas uses watercolour in a way it was never meant for: rivalling media sensation for the limelight of graphic seduction. Developing his own subversive world of cartoon ultra-violence, bizarrely populated by rock stars and Honest Abe look-a-likes, Furnas uses blood and guts as a means to flirt with abstraction and design…
A slideshow of Furnas’s work, with commentary by the painter.
Furnas paints archetypal themes – love, death, war – that are grounded in the present but deeply aware of history…
Interview with the artist

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