Barry Barnes


Barry Barnes is an artist with experience and authority in a range of creative disciplines. He works as an illustrator, designer, photographer and printmaker through his company, Trained Eye Graphics. His creative services encompass art direction, design and illustration. Barry has worked extensively with publishers, designing cover art and supporting collateral for a range of authors in multiple genres. His portfolio also features work for commercial consumer clients. 

His professional qualifications include a BFA from California State University Long Beach. Barry is the recipient of three Packaging Design and 14 American Graphic Design Awards for excellence from Graphic Design USA magazine and four photography awards, including two gold and a silver award from Graphis. His photography, illustration and artwork has been extensively published in annuals, magazines and professional directories. 

Barry is based in Idaho, USA. He has exhibited in the US and Canada, including the Los Angeles Society of Illustrators annual Illustration West exhibit. His work can be found in the collections of the United States Air Force and the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.