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  The Cliff Barnes Website is for

Art Enthusiasts and Collectors!

Those of you that have an IPhone or Apple Computer using “Quicktime”  can view a video of a variety of Cliff’s Art. We will be updating it soon....Enjoy!

            Welcome Friends and Art Collectors!   Thank you for following us over the years!  Cliff’s art was juried in over 20 National and International art shows.  He was honored as a “Master” Watercolor Artist by Watercolor West!  Look for the Western Art Collector Magazine  “Artist Focus” in the January 2020 edition...

    Cliff enjoys winning awards and was happily surprised to receive the Gold Medal in Watercolor by the San Dimas Festival of Art for a 4th year on April 26, 2019 as well as the Publishers Award by the American Plain’s Artists for a full page “Artist Focus” in the Western Art Collector Magazine for their January 2020 issue (see “Winning Awards” in the above section). 

              Here is where you can see Cliff’s art in 5 different art exhibitions and others are coming...

  1. 1. Sept. 10, 2019-Jan. 12, 2020: Cliff’s new unique watercolor painting was juried in the 20th Anniversary California Art Club Exhibition at the Old Mill Gallery in San Marino.   His new watercolor of Olvera St. Maionettes, 11 x 14 is a new and colorful Watercolor which will be available for purchase at the CAC Gallery, 1120 Old Mill Road  in San Marino, CA 91108 through Jan. 11th.

  2. 2.Oct. 10, 2019-Jan. 4, 2020:  American Plains Artists‘ is being held at the Pearce Museum at Navarro College in Corsicana, TX.  Cliff was honored with The Publishers Award for the full page Artist Focus in the Western Art Collector Magazine. 

  3. 3.  Oct. 12, 2019-Dec. 15, 2019: Watercolor West just

     selected a larger  snowy scene of Yosemite entitled

    “Winter in Yosemite” 13 x 20 in size, with Half Dome

    in the background for their International Competition

    held at the Brea Art Center in Brea, CA

  1. 4. Nov. 4, 2019-Jan. 16, 2020:  California Art Club

    selected a new 11 x 14 watercolor of two turtles

    entitled, “Where Did the Other Turtles Go?” for

    their new show at the Los Angeles County Arboretum

    in their library at 301 No. Baldwin, Arcadia, CA.

  1. 5. Jan. 14, 2020-May 17, 2020:  California Art Club

    “Golden State” group exhibition at the California Art

    Club Art Gallery , 1120 Old Mill Rd, San Marino, CA.

    Cliff’s 6 x 9 Watercolor “Winter in Yosemite” is a

    special painting of Half Dome from our trip in the


6.   April 25 and 26, 2020:  San Dimas Festival of Art has

    invited Cliff to show his paintings in a group event at

    their Civic Center in San Dimas, CA.  Cliff will also

    be doing a “Quick Draw” at High Noon on Saturday.

    To purchase tickets for the dinner also on Saturday,

    please call (909) 599 5374.  The Gallery is open from

    10 am on Sunday as well.  Free entrance & parking.

    We will update this section with other art shows where you can view and purchase Cliff’s art this year.  For a free Cliff Barnes Newsletter mailed to your home, please provide your name and address by texting or calling us at (760) 228 1184.  or email us at  We are happy to mail a full color complimentary two page Newsletter to you.