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sculptor

Barbara Korman, American Sculptor. Recipient Excaliber Foundry award for bronze casting, 1998, BRIO award for sculpture, 1997-1998, Jeffrey Childs Willis Memorial Prize for Sculpture, 1984, Outstanding Art Educator award School Art League, 1977, International Woman's Year Award for Outstanding Cultural Contributions, 1975, 76,House of Heydenryk Prize for Sculpture, 1974.

Background

Korman, Barbara was born on April 8, 1938 in New York City. Daughter of David and Rose (Katz) Korman.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts cum laude, New York State College Ceramics, 1959. Master of Fine Arts, New York State College Ceramics, 1960.

Career

Sculptor Barbara Korman Design Studio, New York City, since 1960. Instructor sculpture and design New York City Board Education, 1961-1991. Photographer, producer audio-visual educational packages, New York City, 1973-1989.

Designer, producer wearable sculpture, New York City, 1992—2001.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in group shows at National Arts Club, New York City, 1976, Metropolitan Museum Art, 1976, Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, New York, 1978, Queens Museum, Flushing, New York, 1981, Heckscher Museum, Huntington, New York, 1996, Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, New Jersey, 2001, Yosemite Gallery, Yosemite National Park, California, 2002, Arts Exchange, Westchester Arts Council, White Plains, New York, 2004, Hammond Museum, N.Salem, New York, 2004, Katonah Museum, New York, 2006, 2009, Neuberger Museum, 2009, Samuel Dorsky Museum Art, New Paltz, New York, 2010, one-woman shows include Overseas Press Club, New York City, 1988, Tiffany & Company Windows, 1992, United States Military Academy, West Point, New York, 1996, Krause Gallery, Providence, 2003, Westchester Community College, Valhalla, New York, 2003, Piero Gallery, South Orange, New Jersey, 2004, Gallery Yellow, Cross River, New York, 2006, World Pet Association Gallery, 2007, Cross River, New York.

Membership

Member International Sculpture Center, Katonah Museum Artist Association (board directors, president), Arts Westchester.

Connections

father:
David Korman

mother:
Rose (Katz) Korman