Tina Barney | the artist




The artist Tina Barney
Born 1945, New York, USA.

Style and technique of the artist: Photography, Photography - Documentary,

Barney has a strong eye for the family tableau: children sprawled over the furniture in a formal parlor, shirtless and tan adult brothers tending the barbecue, young cousins in matching double-breasted jackets, Aunt Shirley in a floral dress in the center of a flower-wallpapered room.


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American artist Tina Barney has photographed her family and friends in their leisure-class surroundings for 20 years…
Jill and the T.V
Marina’s Room
American photographer Tina Barney is best known for her portraits of the American upper-classes, the milieu in which she grew up. She began taking pictures when she was a bored housewife and 25 years later her work is renowned all over the world, as a kind of Diane Arbus of the rich…


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