Luke Barker

Australian Artist
Painting for over 30 years, Luke Barker has evolved his skills and artwork to cover many topics.
Recently focusing on people and their lifestyles in various settings around the world, Luke’s work captures a diverse array of who we are and how we function on a daily basis.
2021 starts with a blast

2021 starts with a blast

*Having focused on many facets of humans and their environment, I’ve swung my attention to the in-between and beneath of us and our world, looking instead at the realm of dreams and concept of people as a free-roaming soul.

I found a way to photograph water in such a way that it hovers in the scene, rippling and splashing with energy and movement. I am using this as a representation of myself or others in the dreamscapes as a body-free presence rather than in the boundaries of time and reality