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Ode to guillermo

Jess Barnett
Stow, MA

About the Artist

Jess Barnett is an abstract painter living and working in Maynard, MA. A self-taught artist, she has been painting since 2004. She counts among her influences the "Color Field":http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Color_Field movement, the region of New England, Japanese minimalist painters, "Dale Chihuly":http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dale_Chihuly, "Franz Kline":http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Franz_Kline, and "Francis Bacon":http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francis_Bacon_(artist).

A former member of the "Fort Point Artists Community (FPAC)":http://www.fortpointarts.org/cgi-bin/FPAC, she has exhibited…

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About the Artist

Jess Barnett is an abstract painter living and working in Maynard, MA. A self-taught artist, she has been painting since 2004. She counts among her influences the "Color Field":http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Color_Field movement, the region of New England, Japanese minimalist painters, "Dale Chihuly":http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dale_Chihuly, "Franz Kline":http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Franz_Kline, and "Francis Bacon":http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francis_Bacon_(artist).

A former member of the "Fort Point Artists Community (FPAC)":http://www.fortpointarts.org/cgi-bin/FPAC, she has exhibited in a variety of locations in the Boston and Cambridge area, including Achilles, the FPAC Gallery, The Lilypad in Inman Square, Cambridge Common, Bricco, Harbor Art Gallery, and Larkin Gallery in Provincetown, MA. Most recently, she began learning glassblowing at Diablo Glass School and has pursued that art form in addition to painting.

In addition, Jess serves as one of two arts editors for "Printer’s Devil Review":http://pdrjournal.org, an online literary and arts journal.

Artist’s Work

One of those nights
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One of Those Nights

By Jess Barnett

Goodbye
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Goodbye

By Jess Barnett

The light the dark
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The Light, The Dark

By Jess Barnett

Autumn
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Autumn

By Jess Barnett

Broken wings
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Broken Wings

By Jess Barnett

Pattern 4
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Pattern 4

By Jess Barnett

Seaflowers
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Seaflowers

By Jess Barnett

Ode to guillermo
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Ode to Guillermo

By Jess Barnett

Three virtues
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Three Virtues

By Jess Barnett

Primary flowers
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Primary Flowers

By Jess Barnett

Confessional
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Confessional

By Jess Barnett

Education

  • Boston University, BA
    Boston,2001