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Roy Barnes on Art & Design

Roy Barnes on Art & Design by TanjaB

In loving memory to Roy Lee Barnes
9 Feb 1936 – 29 October 2006
Ars Gratia Artis

This is an excerpt from a conversation I had with my late father Roy Barnes who served in the entertainment industry for close to 30 years as a member of both the Art Directors Guild (IATSE Local 800) and the Set Designers & Model Makers Guild (IATSE Local 847).

In this snippet we talk about the meaning of art. This recording took place in the ICU ward of St. Joseph’s hospital only a few days before he passed away from cancer.

Note: My father is receiving supplemental oxygen during these recordings therefore a slight hiss can be heard throughout.