Barnaby Furnas

United States 1973


Barnaby Furnas
Barnaby Furnas
United States
September 17, 2013
Alias of Jasmina Sevic, a researcher and author for Widewalls. She graduated from the Faculty of Political Science (Department for Journalism) in Belgrade in 2013.

Barnaby Furnas is an American painter and former graffiti artist known for scenes of graphic violence and emotional extremes, as in his bloody battle paintings of the Civil War and Iwo Jima that use energetic line and angular, staccato brushwork to collapse realistic detail into painterly abstraction.

Greatest War Paintings to Honor Remembrance Day

Though war paintings can be traced back to the ancient times only works of contemporary masters focus on the grief and devastation war brings.

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Barnaby Furnas - Untitled (Antietam), 2008

Barnaby Furnas's Untitled (Antietam), 2008 depicts a Civil War battle through an array of clashing U.S. and Confederate flags.

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