KENISE BARNES FINE ART

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Book Signing, Gallery Talk Book Signing and Talk for Starting Your Career as an Artist February 25, 2017 Kenise Barnes Fine Art A lively and stimulating talk with authors Angie Wojak and Stacy Miller on their comprehensive book Starting Your Career as an Artist, a succinct and focused guide for artists intent on getting the most from their studio practice.

Book Signing, Gallery Talk

Book Signing and Talk for Starting Your Career as an Artist

February 25, 2017

Kenise Barnes Fine Art

A lively and stimulating talk with authors Angie Wojak and Stacy Miller on their comprehensive book Starting Your Career as an Artist, a succinct and focused guide for artists intent on getting the most from their studio practice.

Book Signing Meet the Artist and Book Signing with Marisa Scheinfeld Saturday, October 29, 2016 4:00pm  6:00pm Kenise Barnes Fine Art A book signing with Marisa Scheinfeld whose book, The Borscht Belt: Revisiting the Remains of America's Jewish Vacationland was published October 2016 by Cornell University Press. 

Book Signing

Meet the Artist and Book Signing with Marisa Scheinfeld

Saturday, October 29, 2016

4:00pm  6:00pm

Kenise Barnes Fine Art

A book signing with Marisa Scheinfeld whose book, The Borscht Belt: Revisiting the Remains of America's Jewish Vacationland was published October 2016 by Cornell University Press. 

Gallery Talk In Conversation: Artist Jackie Battenfield, and Mark Golden, CEO and co-founder of Golden Artist Colors June 25, 2016,  Kenise Barnes Fine Art A gallery talk with artist, Jackie Battenfield and Mark Golden, CEO and co-founder of Golden Artist Colors.

Gallery Talk

In Conversation: Artist Jackie Battenfield, and Mark Golden, CEO and co-founder of Golden Artist Colors

June 25, 2016, 

Kenise Barnes Fine Art

A gallery talk with artist, Jackie Battenfield and Mark Golden, CEO and co-founder of Golden Artist Colors.

Gallery Talk Walk and Talk with artist Eve Stockton June 11, 2016  Kenise Barnes Fine Art  Eve Stockton led an exhibition tour speaking about her woodblock printing process and answering questions. 

Gallery Talk

Walk and Talk with artist Eve Stockton

June 11, 2016 

Kenise Barnes Fine Art 

Eve Stockton led an exhibition tour speaking about her woodblock printing process and answering questions. 

Gallery Talk Artist talk with Elizabeth Gourlay and Laura Moriarty May 14, 2016 Kenise Barnes Fine Art Elizabeth Gourlay and Laura Moriarty gave an artist talk for their two-person exhibition on view April - May 2016. 

Gallery Talk

Artist talk with Elizabeth Gourlay and Laura Moriarty

May 14, 2016

Kenise Barnes Fine Art

Elizabeth Gourlay and Laura Moriarty gave an artist talk for their two-person exhibition on view April - May 2016. 

Juried Exhibition 12th Annual Open Juried Small Works Exhibition March 31, 2016 - April 23, 2016 Mamaroneck Artists Guild Gallery This exhibition featured works in a variety of media - all 15 inches or smaller- selected from entries from across the nation by juror, Kenise Barnes.  

Juried Exhibition

12th Annual Open Juried Small Works Exhibition

March 31, 2016 - April 23, 2016

Mamaroneck Artists Guild Gallery

This exhibition featured works in a variety of media - all 15 inches or smaller- selected from entries from across the nation by juror, Kenise Barnes.  

Gallery Talk Artist Talk with Marisa Scheinfeld March 31, 2016 Kenise Barnes Fine Art Scheinfeld gave an artist talk about her Borscht Belt series which was featured in the exhibition, PHOTO '16.

Gallery Talk

Artist Talk with Marisa Scheinfeld

March 31, 2016

Kenise Barnes Fine Art

Scheinfeld gave an artist talk about her Borscht Belt series which was featured in the exhibition, PHOTO '16.

Juried Exhibition INSPIRATION February 28, 2016 - March 27, 2016 Rowayton Arts Center "Inspiration" was the RAC's first show of 2016 open to all artists in any media and one of the largest exhibition in the RAC's history. Each submission was judged by Kenise Barnes. The show was chaired by Laure Dunne and co-chaired by Pat Atkin. The Best In Show was awarded $250. 

Juried Exhibition

INSPIRATION

February 28, 2016 - March 27, 2016

Rowayton Arts Center

"Inspiration" was the RAC's first show of 2016 open to all artists in any media and one of the largest exhibition in the RAC's history. Each submission was judged by Kenise Barnes. The show was chaired by Laure Dunne and co-chaired by Pat Atkin. The Best In Show was awarded $250. 

Panel Discussion Demystifying The Art Market: A Panel Discussion February 25, 2016 Rye Art Center The Art Collectors Forum was the inaugural panel discussion facilitating conversation between collectors or potential collectors, and art professionals. The panel shared insights into the best practices of buying, selling, caring for, and owning art.  

Panel Discussion

Demystifying The Art Market: A Panel Discussion

February 25, 2016

Rye Art Center

The Art Collectors Forum was the inaugural panel discussion facilitating conversation between collectors or potential collectors, and art professionals. The panel shared insights into the best practices of buying, selling, caring for, and owning art.  

Art Fair Art On Paper Fair December 1, 2015 - December 6, 2015 Pier 36, New York, NY Kenise Barnes Fine Art was pleased to be a part of the inaugural 2015 art on paper fair, showcasing works by Charles Clary, Michiyo Ihara, and Jill Parisi.

Art Fair

Art On Paper Fair

December 1, 2015 - December 6, 2015

Pier 36, New York, NY

Kenise Barnes Fine Art was pleased to be a part of the inaugural 2015 art on paper fair, showcasing works by Charles ClaryMichiyo Ihara, and Jill Parisi.

Art Festival Larchmont Arts Festival September 29, 2015 Constitution Park The Larchmont Arts Festival was held in Constitution Park during which Kenise Barnes presented the Annual Kenise Barnes Fine Art Award with a $500 cash reward to a selected artist who showed merit and promise.

Art Festival

Larchmont Arts Festival

September 29, 2015

Constitution Park

The Larchmont Arts Festival was held in Constitution Park during which Kenise Barnes presented the Annual Kenise Barnes Fine Art Award with a $500 cash reward to a selected artist who showed merit and promise.

Special Event Date Night in Larchmont July 23, 2015 Kenise Barnes Fine Art Kenise Barnes Fine Art is pleased to have its opening reception for Cool and Collected '15 for Date Night in Larchmont.

Special Event

Date Night in Larchmont

July 23, 2015

Kenise Barnes Fine Art

Kenise Barnes Fine Art is pleased to have its opening reception for Cool and Collected '15 for Date Night in Larchmont.

Book Signing Joanne Mattera: Silk Road Reception and Book Signing June 27, 2015  Kenise Barnes Fine Art Reception and book signing with Joanne Mattera.

Book Signing

Joanne Mattera: Silk Road Reception and Book Signing

June 27, 2015 

Kenise Barnes Fine Art

Reception and book signing with Joanne Mattera.

Panel Discussion Business of Art Panel Discussion March 26, 2015 The OSilas Gallery The Business of Art Panel Discussion, held at OSilas Gallery in Bronxville, NY, was moderated by Claire Brown. Panelists included Brian Lang, Jere Doyle, Patricia O'Shaughnessy and Kenise Barnes. 

Panel Discussion

Business of Art Panel Discussion

March 26, 2015

The OSilas Gallery

The Business of Art Panel Discussion, held at OSilas Gallery in Bronxville, NY, was moderated by Claire Brown. Panelists included Brian Lang, Jere Doyle, Patricia O'Shaughnessy and Kenise Barnes. 

Gallery Talk Daughters of Leucippus Artist's Talk with Andrea Kantrowitz February 18, 2015 Kenise Barnes Fine Art Andrea Kantrowitz gave an artist talk for her solo exhibition, Daughters of Leucippus.

Gallery Talk

Daughters of Leucippus Artist's Talk with Andrea Kantrowitz

February 18, 2015

Kenise Barnes Fine Art

Andrea Kantrowitz gave an artist talk for her solo exhibition, Daughters of Leucippus.

Juried Exhibition Small Matters of Great Importance October 25, 2014 - January 5, 2015 Edward Hopper House Art Center The 21st national juried exhibition celebrated small works that make big statements despite their size. Juried by Kenise Barnes Fine Art. Awards were presented to Elisa Pritzker, Chris Ekstrom, Shabnam Ghazi, and Crista Pisano

Juried Exhibition

Small Matters of Great Importance

October 25, 2014 - January 5, 2015

Edward Hopper House Art Center

The 21st national juried exhibition celebrated small works that make big statements despite their size. Juried by Kenise Barnes Fine Art. Awards were presented to Elisa Pritzker, Chris Ekstrom, Shabnam Ghazi, and Crista Pisano

Trunk Show David Licata Jewelry Trunk Show December 6, 2014 Kenise Barnes Fine Art Versatile glass artist David Licata has created a line of hand-crafted jewelry, featuring vibrant, torch-worked borosilicate glass with fabulous wearability.

Trunk Show

David Licata Jewelry Trunk Show

December 6, 2014

Kenise Barnes Fine Art

Versatile glass artist David Licata has created a line of hand-crafted jewelry, featuring vibrant, torch-worked borosilicate glass with fabulous wearability.

Special Event Fields of Dreams Fundraiser November 7, 2014 Kenise Barnes Fine Art Fields For Kids and Larchmont Mamaroneck Little League held their fundraiser cocktail at Kenise Barnes Fine Art to support Fields of Dreams. 

Special Event

Fields of Dreams Fundraiser

November 7, 2014

Kenise Barnes Fine Art

Fields For Kids and Larchmont Mamaroneck Little League held their fundraiser cocktail at Kenise Barnes Fine Art to support Fields of Dreams. 

Portfolio Review Art and Nature Portfolio Review November 1, 2014 Wave Hill Kenise Barnes reviewed portfolios at Wave Hill's popular Art & Nature Portfolio Review on November 1, 2014.

Portfolio Review

Art and Nature Portfolio Review

November 1, 2014

Wave Hill

Kenise Barnes reviewed portfolios at Wave Hill's popular Art & Nature Portfolio Review on November 1, 2014.

Juried Exhibition Ways of Seeing October 11, 2014 Mamaroneck Arts Council Kenise Barnes and Robin Simon juried the Mamaroneck Arts Council's Ways of Seeing exhibition, a showcase of emerging and established working with the Sound Shore communities. 

Juried Exhibition

Ways of Seeing

October 11, 2014

Mamaroneck Arts Council

Kenise Barnes and Robin Simon juried the Mamaroneck Arts Council's Ways of Seeing exhibition, a showcase of emerging and established working with the Sound Shore communities. 

Artist Talk Glass Orchids at Cranberry Lake Preserve Walk and Talk with David Licata  October 5, 2014 Cranberry Lake Preserve Kenise Barnes Fine Art was pleased to support gallery artist, David Licata, as he led walking tours through Cranberry Lake Preserve to show and discuss his glass orchid installations.

Artist Talk

Glass Orchids at Cranberry Lake Preserve Walk and Talk with David Licata 

October 5, 2014

Cranberry Lake Preserve

Kenise Barnes Fine Art was pleased to support gallery artist, David Licata, as he led walking tours through Cranberry Lake Preserve to show and discuss his glass orchid installations.

Juried Exhibition Natural Instincts September 13, 2014 Ward Pound Ridge Reservation Kenise Barnes juried the Natural Instincts exhibition at Ward Pound Ridge Reservation.

Juried Exhibition

Natural Instincts

September 13, 2014

Ward Pound Ridge Reservation

Kenise Barnes juried the Natural Instincts exhibition at Ward Pound Ridge Reservation.

Art Festival Larchmont Arts Festival September 29, 2014 Constitution Park The Larchmont Arts Festival was held in Constitution Park during which Kenise Barnes presented the Annual Kenise Barnes Fine Art Award with a $500 cash reward to a selected artist who showed merit and promise.

Art Festival

Larchmont Arts Festival

September 29, 2014

Constitution Park

The Larchmont Arts Festival was held in Constitution Park during which Kenise Barnes presented the Annual Kenise Barnes Fine Art Award with a $500 cash reward to a selected artist who showed merit and promise.

Keynote Speaker Eighth International Encaustic Conference June 6, 2014 - June 8, 2014 Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill This interdisciplinary event brought together a community of artists with gallerists, curators, critics, and collectors engaged with wax, encaustic, printmaking, mixed media, professional practices, and more. Kenise Barnes was the keynote speaker.

Keynote Speaker

Eighth International Encaustic Conference

June 6, 2014 - June 8, 2014

Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill

This interdisciplinary event brought together a community of artists with gallerists, curators, critics, and collectors engaged with wax, encaustic, printmaking, mixed media, professional practices, and more. Kenise Barnes was the keynote speaker.

Gallery Talk Artist Talk: Art is Essential May 13, 2014 Ossie David Theater, New Rochelle Library Kenise Barnes gave an artist talk about the genesis of her gallery and how she sees the role art and of a gallery in the community.

Gallery Talk

Artist Talk: Art is Essential

May 13, 2014

Ossie David Theater, New Rochelle Library

Kenise Barnes gave an artist talk about the genesis of her gallery and how she sees the role art and of a gallery in the community.

Special Event Ambrotype Photo Portrait Day with Louis Riso May 3, 2014 Kenise Barnes Fine Art Photographer Louis Riso uses 19th century cameras and photographic processes to create nostalgic portraits of contemporary sitters. Within each thirty-minute session, Riso created a collodion wet-plate tintype, an ambrotype(on glass), and a mantel box for each participant. 

Special Event

Ambrotype Photo Portrait Day with Louis Riso

May 3, 2014

Kenise Barnes Fine Art

Photographer Louis Riso uses 19th century cameras and photographic processes to create nostalgic portraits of contemporary sitters. Within each thirty-minute session, Riso created a collodion wet-plate tintype, an ambrotype(on glass), and a mantel box for each participant. 

Special Event Tintype Photo Portrait Day with Louis Riso November 24, 2013 Kenise Barnes Fine Art Louis Riso evoked a sense of nostalgia in reconstructing imaged narratives of obsolete objects and locations through 19th century photography. Within each thirty-minute session, Riso created a collodion wet-plate tintype and a mantel box for each participant. 

Special Event

Tintype Photo Portrait Day with Louis Riso

November 24, 2013

Kenise Barnes Fine Art

Louis Riso evoked a sense of nostalgia in reconstructing imaged narratives of obsolete objects and locations through 19th century photography. Within each thirty-minute session, Riso created a collodion wet-plate tintype and a mantel box for each participant. 

Book Signing Book Signing and Panel Discussion with Sharon Louden - Living and Sustaining a Creative Life November 2, 2013 Adam Sheffer, Partner, Cheim & Read Gallery Book signing and panel discussion with Bill Carroll, Vivian Kahra, Julie Langsam, Sharon Louden, Joanne Mattera, Patricia Miranda, and Brian Novatny.   

Book Signing

Book Signing and Panel Discussion with Sharon Louden - Living and Sustaining a Creative Life

November 2, 2013

Adam Sheffer, Partner, Cheim & Read Gallery

Book signing and panel discussion with Bill Carroll, Vivian Kahra, Julie Langsam, Sharon Louden, Joanne Mattera, Patricia Miranda, and Brian Novatny.

  

Art Festival Larchmont Arts Festival September 29, 2013 Constitution Park The Larchmont Arts Festival was held in Constitution Park during which Kenise Barnes presented the Annual Kenise Barnes Fine Art Award with a $500 cash reward to a selected artist who showed merit and promise. 

Art Festival

Larchmont Arts Festival

September 29, 2013

Constitution Park

The Larchmont Arts Festival was held in Constitution Park during which Kenise Barnes presented the Annual Kenise Barnes Fine Art Award with a $500 cash reward to a selected artist who showed merit and promise. 

Special Event Launch Party for Stephen Moser, Architect September 19, 2013 Invited guests of Stephen Moser celebrate the launch of his new solo venture.

Special Event

Launch Party for Stephen Moser, Architect

September 19, 2013

Invited guests of Stephen Moser celebrate the launch of his new solo venture.

Special Event Tintype photo portrait day with Louis Riso July 27, 2013 Kenise Barnes Fine Art Photographer Louis Riso uses 19th century cameras and photographic processes to create nostalgic portraits of contemporary sitters. Within each thirty-minute session, Riso created a collodion wet-plate tintype, and a mantel box for each participant.

Special Event

Tintype photo portrait day with Louis Riso

July 27, 2013

Kenise Barnes Fine Art

Photographer Louis Riso uses 19th century cameras and photographic processes to create nostalgic portraits of contemporary sitters. Within each thirty-minute session, Riso created a collodion wet-plate tintype, and a mantel box for each participant.

Art Fair Designing Greenwich, CT 2012 November 9, 2012 - November 12, 2012 Loading Dock This home show featured symposia, book signings, vendor booths, and speakers led by Design Char Tony Ingrao at the ultra-chic Loading Docks in Stamford. Kenise Barnes Fine Art was pleased to present work by Yolanda Sánchez, Joanne Mattera, and Jeanne Heifetz. 

Art Fair

Designing Greenwich, CT 2012

November 9, 2012 - November 12, 2012

Loading Dock

This home show featured symposia, book signings, vendor booths, and speakers led by Design Char Tony Ingrao at the ultra-chic Loading Docks in Stamford. Kenise Barnes Fine Art was pleased to present work by Yolanda Sánchez, Joanne Mattera, and Jeanne Heifetz. 

Art Fair Affordable Art Fair September 22, 2011 - September 26, 2011 New York, NY The Affordable Art Fair offered original artwork from more than 500 artists and 70 galleries. Kenise Barnes Fine Art showed a collection of work by Michiyo Ihara and Cristi Rinklin.

Art Fair

Affordable Art Fair

September 22, 2011 - September 26, 2011

New York, NY

The Affordable Art Fair offered original artwork from more than 500 artists and 70 galleries. Kenise Barnes Fine Art showed a collection of work by Michiyo Ihara and Cristi Rinklin.

Art Festival Larchmont Arts Festival September 29, 2011 Constitution Park The Larchmont Arts Festival was held in Constitution Park during which Kenise Barnes presented the Annual Kenise Barnes Fine Art Award with a $500 cash reward to a selected artist who showed merit and promise. 

Art Festival

Larchmont Arts Festival

September 29, 2011

Constitution Park

The Larchmont Arts Festival was held in Constitution Park during which Kenise Barnes presented the Annual Kenise Barnes Fine Art Award with a $500 cash reward to a selected artist who showed merit and promise. 

Juried Exhibition Founders Gallery Small Works Exhibition June 2011 Woodstock Artist Association and Museum Kenise Barnes was please to jury this small works exhibition of members of the Woodstock Artist Association.  

Juried Exhibition

Founders Gallery Small Works Exhibition

June 2011

Woodstock Artist Association and Museum

Kenise Barnes was please to jury this small works exhibition of members of the Woodstock Artist Association.

 

Art Festival Larchmont Arts Festival September 29, 2010 Constitution Park The Larchmont Arts Festival was held in Constitution Park during which Kenise Barnes presented the Annual Kenise Barnes Fine Art Award with a $500 cash reward to a selected artist who showed merit and promise. 

Art Festival

Larchmont Arts Festival

September 29, 2010

Constitution Park

The Larchmont Arts Festival was held in Constitution Park during which Kenise Barnes presented the Annual Kenise Barnes Fine Art Award with a $500 cash reward to a selected artist who showed merit and promise. 

Art Fair Red Dot Art Fair March 4, 2010 - March 10, 2010 New York, NY Kenise Barnes Fine Art exhibited an exciting selection of work by gallery artists at the NYC Red Dot Art Fair. Artists included Cecile Chong and Mia Brownell.

Art Fair

Red Dot Art Fair

March 4, 2010 - March 10, 2010

New York, NY

Kenise Barnes Fine Art exhibited an exciting selection of work by gallery artists at the NYC Red Dot Art Fair. Artists included Cecile Chong and Mia Brownell.

Art Fair Digital and Video Art Fair (DiVA) March 25, 2008 -  March 30, 2008 West Chelsea Gallery District Kenise Barnes Fine Art was pleased to exhibit at the Video Art Fair in the Chelsea Gallery District.

Art Fair

Digital and Video Art Fair (DiVA)

March 25, 2008 -  March 30, 2008

West Chelsea Gallery District

Kenise Barnes Fine Art was pleased to exhibit at the Video Art Fair in the Chelsea Gallery District.

Art Fair Flow Miami Invitational Art Fair December 5, 2007 - December 7, 2007 Dorset Hotel, Miami, FL Kenise Barnes Fine Art present artwork at Flow Miami.

Art Fair

Flow Miami Invitational Art Fair

December 5, 2007 - December 7, 2007

Dorset Hotel, Miami, FL

Kenise Barnes Fine Art present artwork at Flow Miami.

Art Fair Red Dot Art Fair March 27, 2007 - March 30, 2007 New York, NY Kenise Barnes Fine Art exhibited at the NYC Red Dot Art Fair.

Art Fair

Red Dot Art Fair

March 27, 2007 - March 30, 2007

New York, NY

Kenise Barnes Fine Art exhibited at the NYC Red Dot Art Fair.

Art Fair Flow Miami Invitational Art Fair December 6, 2006 - December 10, 2006 Spylounge, Catalina Hotel and Beach Club Kenise Barnes Fine Art was please to present artwork at Flow Miami. Artwork included gallery artists Mary Judge, Margaret Lanzetta, and Tricia Wright

Art Fair

Flow Miami Invitational Art Fair

December 6, 2006 - December 10, 2006

Spylounge, Catalina Hotel and Beach Club

Kenise Barnes Fine Art was please to present artwork at Flow Miami. Artwork included gallery artists Mary Judge, Margaret Lanzetta, and Tricia Wright

Art Fair Affordable Art Fair October 31, 2005 - November 7, 2005 Pier 92, New York, NY Kenise Barnes Fine Art exhibited gallery artists at The Affordable Art Fair along with artwork from 500 artists and 70 galleries.

Art Fair

Affordable Art Fair

October 31, 2005 - November 7, 2005

Pier 92, New York, NY

Kenise Barnes Fine Art exhibited gallery artists at The Affordable Art Fair along with artwork from 500 artists and 70 galleries.

Art Fair Affordable Art Fair October 31, 2005 - November 7, 2005 Pier 92, New York, NY Kenise Barnes Fine Art exhibited gallery artists including Lily Prince at The Affordable Art Fair along with artwork from 500 artists and 70 galleries.

Art Fair

Affordable Art Fair

October 31, 2005 - November 7, 2005

Pier 92, New York, NY

Kenise Barnes Fine Art exhibited gallery artists including Lily Prince at The Affordable Art Fair along with artwork from 500 artists and 70 galleries.