Barry A. Noland is a native of Cairo, IL, and a neo-native of Nashville, TN, having lived there the entirety of his adulthood. Barry’s art is photography. He is a former artist’s model (working locally and nationally) who is self-trained with substantial influences from the photographers with whom he worked. His photographic journey began with figure and fashion work and gradually expanded. Barry is proficient in several artistic genres—including abstract, nature, body/figure, and still life. His work has been recognized, published and awarded regionally, nationally and internationally—including the International Color Awards, Black & White Spider Awards, Atlanta Celebrates Photography, among others. 

Photo: Brian Parker/Parker Designs

Recent/Upcoming Exhibitions

Soho Photo Gallery National Competition (Group Exhibition-Juried)

Soho Photo Gallery, New York NY (Fall 2020/TBD)

August/September Exhibition (Group Exhibition-Juried)

Yeiser Art Center, Paducah KY (August/September 2020)

  • Gallery Purchase Award: "Of Comfort"

Re-Titled (Group Exhibition)

Blend Studio, Nashville TN, March 2020

Barry A. Noland (Solo Exhibition)

D'Amico Gallery/Visit Franklin!, Franklin TN, October 2019

Center for Fine Art Photography (Members Exhibition-Juried)

Fort Collins, CO  August - September 2019​

Reverie (Group Exhibition-Juried)

Atlanta Photography Group Gallery, Atlanta GA, June 2019

Selected Awards

Communication Arts Magazine Photography Annual (Juried-International) / - 2020 

The International Color Awards (Juried-International) / - 2020 (3rd), 2019 (HM), 2018, 2017, 2015

The B&W Spider Awards (Juried-International) / - 2017, 2016, 2014, 2012

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East Nashville, TN 37206

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