barryjohnsonco: Untitled 13
barryjohnsonco: Untitled 13

More in the series of faces being obstructed by different object. 

barryjohnsonco: Untitled 10
barryjohnsonco: Untitled 10

Continuing in the series of people of color having their faces obstructed by different objects. 

 

barryjohnsonco: Untitled 11
barryjohnsonco: Untitled 11

Continuing in the series of bodies, flower and still movement wrapped in color. 

barryjohnsonco: Eva's Wave
barryjohnsonco: Eva's Wave

Starting a new series exploring streetwear and fashion infused with high vibration colors and abstract backgrounds.

barryjohnsonco: Insomnia
barryjohnsonco: Insomnia

Insomnia was created over a four day period and was painted in 8-13 stints with little to no rest. It was created freehand with no planned drawing. 

barryjohnsonco: Stamped Out
barryjohnsonco: Stamped Out

Combination art with house paint, red duct tape, and a plastic sheet.

barryjohnsonco: Fixated
barryjohnsonco: Fixated

Fixated was a three part painting created over four days digging into art history, media, and pop culture. Read about the series here.

barryjohnsonco: Tilt
barryjohnsonco: Tilt

This is another piece is the combination series that I've been making. Glass, a picture frame, canvas, plaster and dehydrated flowers were used in this. 

barryjohnsonco: Untitled 1
barryjohnsonco: Untitled 1

This is a part of a body positive series that I do around celebrating larger body types. 

barryjohnsonco: Toni's Flow
barryjohnsonco: Toni's Flow

Continuing in a series of abstract street wear branded paintings with the face covered.

barryjohnsonco: 2 Pillars
barryjohnsonco: 2 Pillars

This is the second part in a series of large colorful abstracts that after being made, I placed two large pieces of wood in the middle to cut through the color and focus the viewer into a window.

barryjohnsonco: Cotton
barryjohnsonco: Cotton

Continuing with a series of portraits of men with their faces obstructed by different materials. In this portrait, it's primarily paint with yard and wood attached to the bottom.

barryjohnsonco: 1 Pillar
barryjohnsonco: 1 Pillar

This is a part of two part combination series where I created a large abstract, then placed a large piece of wood in the middle of the painting.

barryjohnsonco: Shaded
barryjohnsonco: Shaded

Combination art of combined materials, skewer sticks, plaster and fan.

barryjohnsonco: Imprint
barryjohnsonco: Imprint

Combination art with floor tile, plaster, and black paint made by stepping on the tile.

barryjohnsonco: Untitled 26
barryjohnsonco: Untitled 26

This is a mixed media piece created with house paint, skewer sticks and a branch.

barryjohnsonco: Untitled 21
barryjohnsonco: Untitled 21

I created this figure painting then attached plywood and added clay on top of the painting.

barryjohnsonco: Phases
barryjohnsonco: Phases

Continuing on a series of the figure being used with large amounts of colors.

Untitled
Untitled
barryjohnsonco: Untitled 3
barryjohnsonco: Untitled 3

36X48 portrait made with house paint and oil.

barryjohnsonco: Full Figured
barryjohnsonco: Full Figured

This is a continuation of the body positive series that I made with works like Inline and 3LW

barryjohnsonco: Pink Flood
barryjohnsonco: Pink Flood

This is a continuation of the series that I made where Insomnia and other artworks were created in a similar style. This time I chose to limit it to two colors.

barryjohnsonco: Equalibrium
barryjohnsonco: Equalibrium

Created over five days, this large piece lies within the same vein as Insomnia. It's full of color, creatures, and shapes.

barryjohnsonco: Project 10
barryjohnsonco: Project 10

Using blue, pink, and purple to create geometric shapes.

barryjohnsonco: Project 11
barryjohnsonco: Project 11

This piece is one in a series of linear paintings full of color and texture.

Fixated - Pt 3
Fixated - Pt 3

Fixated was a three part painting created over four days digging into art history, media, and pop culture. Read about the series here.

Fixated - Pt 2
Fixated - Pt 2

Fixated was a three part painting created over four days digging into art history, media, and pop culture. Read about the series here.

barryjohnsonco: Here Before Then
barryjohnsonco: Here Before Then

I've recently been having attracted to mixed faces of happiness and angry alongside plants and floral designs. It's communicating beauty, distortion and life/death.

barryjohnsonco: Imaginary Talesman
barryjohnsonco: Imaginary Talesman
Laughs
Laughs

This was painted during a three days sleep fast.

barryjohnsonco: Black
barryjohnsonco: Black

House paint on paper. This piece came about while thinking about what I want people to see vs what they usually only see. 

3LW
3LW

3LW explores the beauty of the human in large scale with a vibrant set of colors. 

barryjohnsonco: Who Am I
barryjohnsonco: Who Am I

Who am I is a show that I guess curated with Forward Flux studying identity and created work from it over three weeks. For the show I took images of the participating artist and made these images.

barryjohnsonco: Story
barryjohnsonco: Story

This was painted the evening I heard of the Charlotte shooting.

barryjohnsonco: Right Hand To God
barryjohnsonco: Right Hand To God

Just throwing as much color as possible on a suit.

Lady In Red
Lady In Red

Lady in red came to me in the middle of the night and was painted in a dimly lit room. I painted it as bright as I could thinking it would reflect throughout the room. 

Excluded
Excluded

I painted as a departure of myself moving away from darker colors into a brighter view.

Race
Race
Rise
Rise
In Wake
In Wake

This is a part of a three part series of black and white abstract portraits.

18
18

18 is part of a five part abstract series created after I was unable to paint in color for six months.

12
12

Twelve is one of my favorite pieces uniting deep reds, blues, and yellows together.

1
1

This piece in blue was painted during an evening listening to Miles Davis Kind Of Blue.

10
10

This is a part of a three part minimal series painted July 4th while watching the fireworks.

barryjohnsonco: 7
barryjohnsonco: 7

This is a part of a three part minimal series painted July 4th while watching the fireworks.

barryjohnsonco: 14
barryjohnsonco: 14

This is a part of a three part minimal series painted July 4th while watching the fireworks.

barryjohnsonco: Dreams Worth While
barryjohnsonco: Dreams Worth While

I had a vision aboutmaking a piece like this while reading a book by Francis Bacon. Sex is such a taboo thing and group sex/praise is frowned upon. I chose to strip away facial expressions to focus on the act rather than what everyone is experiencing.

barryjohnsonco: Insomnia2
barryjohnsonco: Insomnia2

Insomnia was created over a four day period and was painted in 8-13 stints with little to no rest.

barryjohnsonco: A Painting About Nothing
barryjohnsonco: A Painting About Nothing

This was a large scale painting that I made live on IG and FB over two hours.

barryjohnsonco: Collection
barryjohnsonco: Collection

Over the past three years, I've made thousands of drawing on the bus. All narrative based that become paintings later. In this frame is six small drawing strum together

barryjohnsonco: Untitled 13
barryjohnsonco: Untitled 10
barryjohnsonco: Untitled 11
barryjohnsonco: Eva's Wave
barryjohnsonco: Insomnia
barryjohnsonco: Stamped Out
barryjohnsonco: Fixated
barryjohnsonco: Tilt
barryjohnsonco: Untitled 1
barryjohnsonco: Toni's Flow
barryjohnsonco: 2 Pillars
barryjohnsonco: Cotton
barryjohnsonco: 1 Pillar
barryjohnsonco: Shaded
barryjohnsonco: Imprint
barryjohnsonco: Untitled 26
barryjohnsonco: Untitled 21
barryjohnsonco: Phases
Untitled
barryjohnsonco: Untitled 3
barryjohnsonco: Full Figured
barryjohnsonco: Pink Flood
barryjohnsonco: Equalibrium
barryjohnsonco: Project 10
barryjohnsonco: Project 11
Fixated - Pt 3
Fixated - Pt 2
barryjohnsonco: Here Before Then
barryjohnsonco: Imaginary Talesman
Laughs
barryjohnsonco: Black
3LW
barryjohnsonco: Who Am I
barryjohnsonco: Story
barryjohnsonco: Right Hand To God
Lady In Red
Excluded
Race
Rise
In Wake
18
12
1
10
barryjohnsonco: 7
barryjohnsonco: 14
barryjohnsonco: Dreams Worth While
barryjohnsonco: Insomnia2
barryjohnsonco: A Painting About Nothing
barryjohnsonco: Collection
barryjohnsonco: Untitled 13

More in the series of faces being obstructed by different object. 

barryjohnsonco: Untitled 10

Continuing in the series of people of color having their faces obstructed by different objects. 

 

barryjohnsonco: Untitled 11

Continuing in the series of bodies, flower and still movement wrapped in color. 

barryjohnsonco: Eva's Wave

Starting a new series exploring streetwear and fashion infused with high vibration colors and abstract backgrounds.

barryjohnsonco: Insomnia

Insomnia was created over a four day period and was painted in 8-13 stints with little to no rest. It was created freehand with no planned drawing. 

barryjohnsonco: Stamped Out

Combination art with house paint, red duct tape, and a plastic sheet.

barryjohnsonco: Fixated

Fixated was a three part painting created over four days digging into art history, media, and pop culture. Read about the series here.

barryjohnsonco: Tilt

This is another piece is the combination series that I've been making. Glass, a picture frame, canvas, plaster and dehydrated flowers were used in this. 

barryjohnsonco: Untitled 1

This is a part of a body positive series that I do around celebrating larger body types. 

barryjohnsonco: Toni's Flow

Continuing in a series of abstract street wear branded paintings with the face covered.

barryjohnsonco: 2 Pillars

This is the second part in a series of large colorful abstracts that after being made, I placed two large pieces of wood in the middle to cut through the color and focus the viewer into a window.

barryjohnsonco: Cotton

Continuing with a series of portraits of men with their faces obstructed by different materials. In this portrait, it's primarily paint with yard and wood attached to the bottom.

barryjohnsonco: 1 Pillar

This is a part of two part combination series where I created a large abstract, then placed a large piece of wood in the middle of the painting.

barryjohnsonco: Shaded

Combination art of combined materials, skewer sticks, plaster and fan.

barryjohnsonco: Imprint

Combination art with floor tile, plaster, and black paint made by stepping on the tile.

barryjohnsonco: Untitled 26

This is a mixed media piece created with house paint, skewer sticks and a branch.

barryjohnsonco: Untitled 21

I created this figure painting then attached plywood and added clay on top of the painting.

barryjohnsonco: Phases

Continuing on a series of the figure being used with large amounts of colors.

Untitled
barryjohnsonco: Untitled 3

36X48 portrait made with house paint and oil.

barryjohnsonco: Full Figured

This is a continuation of the body positive series that I made with works like Inline and 3LW

barryjohnsonco: Pink Flood

This is a continuation of the series that I made where Insomnia and other artworks were created in a similar style. This time I chose to limit it to two colors.

barryjohnsonco: Equalibrium

Created over five days, this large piece lies within the same vein as Insomnia. It's full of color, creatures, and shapes.

barryjohnsonco: Project 10

Using blue, pink, and purple to create geometric shapes.

barryjohnsonco: Project 11

This piece is one in a series of linear paintings full of color and texture.

Fixated - Pt 3

Fixated was a three part painting created over four days digging into art history, media, and pop culture. Read about the series here.

Fixated - Pt 2

Fixated was a three part painting created over four days digging into art history, media, and pop culture. Read about the series here.

barryjohnsonco: Here Before Then

I've recently been having attracted to mixed faces of happiness and angry alongside plants and floral designs. It's communicating beauty, distortion and life/death.

barryjohnsonco: Imaginary Talesman
Laughs

This was painted during a three days sleep fast.

barryjohnsonco: Black

House paint on paper. This piece came about while thinking about what I want people to see vs what they usually only see. 

3LW

3LW explores the beauty of the human in large scale with a vibrant set of colors. 

barryjohnsonco: Who Am I

Who am I is a show that I guess curated with Forward Flux studying identity and created work from it over three weeks. For the show I took images of the participating artist and made these images.

barryjohnsonco: Story

This was painted the evening I heard of the Charlotte shooting.

barryjohnsonco: Right Hand To God

Just throwing as much color as possible on a suit.

Lady In Red

Lady in red came to me in the middle of the night and was painted in a dimly lit room. I painted it as bright as I could thinking it would reflect throughout the room. 

Excluded

I painted as a departure of myself moving away from darker colors into a brighter view.

Race
Rise
In Wake

This is a part of a three part series of black and white abstract portraits.

18

18 is part of a five part abstract series created after I was unable to paint in color for six months.

12

Twelve is one of my favorite pieces uniting deep reds, blues, and yellows together.

1

This piece in blue was painted during an evening listening to Miles Davis Kind Of Blue.

10

This is a part of a three part minimal series painted July 4th while watching the fireworks.

barryjohnsonco: 7

This is a part of a three part minimal series painted July 4th while watching the fireworks.

barryjohnsonco: 14

This is a part of a three part minimal series painted July 4th while watching the fireworks.

barryjohnsonco: Dreams Worth While

I had a vision aboutmaking a piece like this while reading a book by Francis Bacon. Sex is such a taboo thing and group sex/praise is frowned upon. I chose to strip away facial expressions to focus on the act rather than what everyone is experiencing.

barryjohnsonco: Insomnia2

Insomnia was created over a four day period and was painted in 8-13 stints with little to no rest.

barryjohnsonco: A Painting About Nothing

This was a large scale painting that I made live on IG and FB over two hours.

barryjohnsonco: Collection

Over the past three years, I've made thousands of drawing on the bus. All narrative based that become paintings later. In this frame is six small drawing strum together

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