San Francisco Art Magazine
"Genea Barnes' work is quite intricate; while her subject matter remains figurative, the narrative of her pieces are as abstract and intense as a lucid dream."
--San Francisco Art Magazine
"Those photographed defy being objectified."
Honorable mention from A Singular Creation
Honorable mention in A Singular Creation's annual Competion
Skate this art write up SF Chronicle
"We want to show that art is not limited to people who consider themselves artists, and it's not limited to a canvas or a certain shape"
Best of the Bay-San Francisco Bay Guardian
In 2010, Genea Barnes was voted best emerging artist by San Francisco Bay Guardian's readers.