Kent Barton (born 1961) has lived in and loved Queensland, Australia all his life, which is reflected in his unique whimsical pictures. The content and style of the art has attracted many art lovers locally and internationally, and he has won numerous art awards along the way.
Kent works in a variety of mediums – painting, pastel, sculpture and printmaking. Studying at Seven Hills College of Art in Brisbane in 1981, Kent followed a career in graphic design for advertising, newspaper and printing.
In 1993, he decided to follow his heart and began producing and selling his own artworks. Kent currently lives in seaside Agnes Water.