Barry Underwood


Cuyahoga Arts & Culture Community Partnership for Arts and Culture2013 Creative Workforce Fellowship, Community Partnership for Arts and Culture, Cleveland, Ohio

2011 Cleveland Arts Prize, Visual Arts, Cleveland, Ohio

2011 Focus Project Monthly Award Winner, New York, New York

2008 Ohio Arts Council Individual Excellence Award, Ohio Arts Council, Columbus, Ohio



2014 The Macdowell Colony
Artist in Residence, Peterborough, New Hampshire

2013 Burlington City Arts
Artist in Residence, Shelburne Farms Project, Burlington, Vermont



Land of Milk and Honey
Elaine L. Jacob Gallery
November 1 - December 13, 2013

Active Light: Photographs of Barry Underwood and Chris McCaw
Woodbury Art Museum
August 13 - October 13, 2013

Trace Artifice
Johansson Projects
June 1 - July 18, 2013

Cleveland Clinic Art Program
June 1 - July 18, 2013

November 9, 2012

Inside Out and From the Ground Up
Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland

Interview with Megan Lykins Reich
October 6, 2012

SuperNatural: Landscapes
Fred and Laura Ruth Bidwell Gallery, Akron Art Museum
October 29, 2011–March 4, 2012

Johansson Projects at ArtPad SF
May 19–22, 2011; Oakland, California

Land of Magic: Artists Explore Make Believe
Bedford Gallery at the Lesher Center for the Arts
April 10–June 12, 2011; Walnut Creek, California


GQ Romania Cool Hunting
Landscapes from Another World

Mental Floss
Nature in a New Light

Cool Hunting
Barry Underwood's Luminescent Landscapes

Art Hopper
Sisyphus, Hercules and Barry Underwood

World Landscape Architecture
Illuminated Landscapes | Barry Underwood

Landscape Architecture
Flashing Scenery

Hovering Between Reality and Illusion Edge

Art, Artists, and Artworks News
Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland Announces Opening Date of New Building and Inaugural Exhibition

Below the Surface
Painting Landscapes with Light: Intreview with Barry Underwood

Beautiful Decay
Barry Underwood's Light Art Installations

Design Boom
Landscape Light Sculptures by Barry Underwood

Asian Correspondent
Photographer Alters Landscapes With Light Installations

Real Simple Magazine
Features Section
March 2011, New York, New York

A Conversation with Barry Underwood
August 2011, San Francisco, California