Debra Barrera

Debra Barrera  <em>Mount Pavlof, 2014</em>  2015  graphite on paper  18 1/2" x 26 1/4"
Debra Barrera  <em>Selfie on Mars / Selfie on Earth</em>  2015  digital print on adhesive backing, selfie stick  48" x 48"
Debra Barrera  <em>Giant Begonias on Yakoshima Island</em>  2013  brushed aluminum dibond print with UV film  15 1/2" x 24 1/2"
Debra Barrera  <em>Giant Begonias on the East China Sea</em>  2013  brushed aluminum dibond print with UV film  9 3/4" x 15 1/2"
Debra Barrera  <em>Flowers picked behind the Saturn V and places on artificial light</em>  2013  brushed aluminum dibond print with UV film  15" x 20"
Debra Barrera  <em>Rocket Bouquet</em>  2013  brushed aluminum dibond print with UV film  13" x 18"
Debra Barrera  <em>Paramount Mountain</em>  2014  lithograph, ed: 5  23 3/4" x 31 1/4"
Debra Barrera  <em>Sea to Space to Sea to Space</em>  2014  lithograph, ed: 10  23" x 16" (2 @ 11 1/2" x 16" each)
Debra Barrera  <em>Gemini</em>  2013  lithograph, ed: 40  15" x 11"
Debra Barrera  <em>Napoleonic Bed</em>  2012  graphite on paper  10 3/4" x 27"
Debra Barrera  <em>There's a Place for Everything</em>  2010  porcelain celery and glass vase c.1890  12 1/4" x 5 3/4" x 5 3/4"
Debra Barrera  <em>Vela Pulsar</em>  2013  oil on panel  16" x 16"
Debra Barrera  <em>Parties on Earth</em>  2013  bags, glitter, confetti, streamers  65" x 24" x 18"
Debra Barrera  <em>Porsche Party</em>  2012  1975 Porsche 914 door, steel, pennants, balloons, helium  dimensions variable
Debra Barrera  <em>Rocket Launch</em>  2012  video, electron beam launch controller, hide-a-key case, 1986  Pontiac Firebird key 19 seconds
Debra Barrera  <em>Hitchcock Constellation</em>  2011  epoxy and pure pigment  8 3/8" diameter
Debra Barrera  <em>Hitchcock Constellation</em>  2011  epoxy, pure pigment and graphite  8 3/8" diameter
Debra Barrera  <em>Hitchcock Constellation</em>  2011  epoxy and pure pigment  8 3/8" diameter
Debra Barrera  <em>Hitchcock Constellation</em>  2011  epoxy, pure pigment and graphite  8 3/8" diameter
Debra Barrera  <em>Hitchcock Constellation, 2011  epoxy and pure pigment  8 3/8" diameter
Debra Barrera  <em>Hitchcock Constellation</em>  2011  epoxy, pure pigment and graphite  8 3/8" diameter
Debra Barrera  <em>Hitchcock Constellation</em>  2011  epoxy and pure pigment  8 3/8" diameter
Debra Barrera  <em>Sky Above Fiesta Supermarket</em>  2013-14  Photograph for the book "Sky and Space"  Published in an Edition of 50 by Sybil Press, 2014  Each book is hand sewn and bound by Jillian Gayle Gomez, Summer 2014
Debra Barrera  <em>Sky Above Fiesta Supermarket</em>  2013-14  Photograph for the book "Sky and Space"  Published in an Edition of 50 by Sybil Press, 2014  Hand sewn and bound by Jillian Gayle Gomez, Summer 2014
Debra Barrera  <em>"Sky and Space" book  Published in an Edition of 50 by Sybil Press</em>  2014  Hand sewn and bound by Jillian Gayle Gomez

Debra Barrera was born in Corpus Christi, Texas and currently lives and works in Houston, Texas. She received her Masters of Fine Arts in painting from the University of Houston and her Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art and in English from the University of Texas at Austin. Her work has recently been included in a solo exhibition at the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston. She also recently completed a permanent installation for Rice Public Art and the Department of Physics and Astronomy and upon its completion is included in the permanent collection of Rice University.  She had a solo exhibition at Moody Gallery in 2012, in conjunction with Drive Me There and Back Again, her project included in the Blaffer Art Museum's Window Into Houston exhibition series. Her work has been exhibited in several group exhibitions including the 2013 Texas Biennial at Blue Star Contemporary Art, San Antonio as well as at Alabama Song, Houston, Oak Cliff Cultural Center, Dallas, and the Art Museum of Southeast Texas, Beaumont. 

Kissing in Cars, Driving Alone, Moody Gallery 2012
Sky and Space, Moody Gallery 2014