Maria Barbaro

Maria Barbaro

Maria Barbaro

  • Biography

    Maria Barbaro Is a practising artist /print maker based in Melbourne.
    After graduating from RMIT with a diploma of fashion design, Maria spent most of her career in full time design , later as freelancing fashion illustrator.
    Freelancing allowed time to her painting practice choosing acrylic as the preferred medium, at times incorporating pencil or scratching fine lines into the surface .Layering colours often rubbing back allowing light to filter through the canvas.
    Inspired by her urban surroundings and rural landscapes Maria seeks reasons for the particular scenes that find their way onto her canvases.It it these personal discoveries and memories that give constant direction to her atmospheric paintings.
    Maria exhibits regularly in group exhibitions most recently a finalist in the St Kevin's Art Prize. Editions exhibition at Tacit Gallery, My Still Life at No Vacancy Gallery , Animalia at Off The Kerb Gallery , Urban Spaces at Steps Gallery in Carlton. Solo exhibition at the Darebin Arts And Entertainment Centre, and yearly at Dench Bakers Fitzroy.
    Collections include the Whittlesea Cultural Collection and Whittlesea City Council Collection.

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Maria Barbaro

WHERE THE WILD BERRIES GROW
80 x 80 cm Acrylic on canvas $1,250.00

Maria Barbaro

BELLINGEN BUSH
45 x 91 cm Acrylic on canvas $900.00

Maria Barbaro

BY THE LAKE
80 x 80 cm Acrylic on canvas $1,250.00