Kathleen Barnes







Kathleen Barnes

Kathleen Barnes

Fine Art


Kathleen M. Barnes Mfa
"All who wander are not lost." Shakespeare

Selected Exhibits:

Clare Island Art Studio and Gallery: Paintings and Drawings on Exhibit 2007 thru 2013

O' Grady's Restaurant, Clare Island: Paintings on Exhibit 2009

Bay View Hotel: Clare Island Fall 2005

Irvine Fine Art Center Art Festival, CA: June 2005

Watercolor West Brea, California: Fall 2004

Huntington Beach Library Corner Gallery: February 2004 and April 2005

Irish News: Los Angeles, California Illustrated Column

Orange Coast College, California: Spring 2003

Huntington Beach Art Center, California: 2002

La Boeheme, San Diego, California: 1996-97

University of California, Irvine: 1981-82

Orange County Center for Contemporary Art: California 1981

Bodies of Work:

Ireland, Clare Island: On Site and studio painting, drawing and photography of landscapes and archeological sites

Little People Series: Small clay figures made as models for photography and art works.

Artist in school: St. Patrick National School, Clare Island

Mayo Vocational Education Committee, Tutor

Artist in community: Clare Island, Mayo County Council Enterprise Grant

California and Hawaii: Town and landscapes in oil,watercolor and mixed media.


Bard School Clare Island, County Mayo, Ireland Seminar in Irish mythology, 2009 and 2001

University of California, Irvine: Master of Fine Arts 1982

San Diego State University: Bachelor of Arts 1979

Galleries and Affiliations:

Clare Island Art Studio (Owner) Clare Island, County Mayo, Ireland

Watercolor Gallery: Laguna Beach, California

Ballytoughey Loom: Clare Island, Ireland

Watercolor West: Juried member