Berry has spent over thirty years developing his skills as a painter in order to
express and create an understanding of the spirit of his visions.
Rod was born in Amarillo, Texas in 1950. Of Osage background, his relations were from Oklahoma. As a boy growing up, his eyes were filled with the skies and larger-than-life landscapes that stretch across Texas, Arizona and New Mexico. These images would continue to serve as a wellspring for his work.
Rod studies art at Amarillo College, Texas State Institute and University of Maryland in England. After completing his technical studies he was drawn into the Spiritual world of his people and realized he had found the inspiration that continues to serve as the focus of his work.
are shown in galleries throughout the United States and hang in corporate
collections in California and the Southwest.