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Barbara Claire Rauf, American Art educator. Grantee Kentucky Foundation for Women, 1990, Thomas More College, 1987, 89, Greater Cincinnati Foundation, 1983, AIDP, 1978, 79; Thomas More scholar, 1986, University of Pennsylvania, 1975. F C.


Rauf, Barbara Claire was born on March 13, 1944 in Covington, Kentucky, United States. Daughter of George Christopher and Amelia Barbara (Rudolf) Rauf.


Bachelor in Art Education magna cum laude, Thomas Moore College, 1969. Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting summa cum laude, University Cincinnati, 1974. Master of Fine Arts in Painting, University Pennsylvania, 1977.


Teacher various junior high schools, 1966-1973; graduate teaching assistant, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1976-1977; assistant professor art, department chairman, Thomas More College, Covington, 1977-1983; associate professor art, Thomas More College, Covington, since 1983. Commissions include portraits of Doctor Richard de Graff, president Thomas More College, 1978, Bishop Francis Howard, Chancellor's Room, 1984, Bishop Ackerman, 1984, Bishop William Hughes, 1985, Bishop Mulloy, 1985, Doctor Robert Giroux, president, 1985, others. Lecturer in field.


  • Other Work

    • One woman shows at Fine Arts Gallery, Cincinnati, 1974, Thomas More College Gallery, 1978, Art Wall, Unitarian Church, Cincinnati, 1990, Carnegie Art Center, 1992, Young Women’s Christian Association Gallery, 1992, Clermont Art Gallery, 1993, Chromated Copper Arsenate Gallery, Cincinnati, 1994, Carnegie Art Center, Covington, 1994, TM Gallery, 1994, Dayton Visual Arts Center, 1996, Southern Ohio Museum, 1996. Group shows include Last Picture Show Gallery, Cincinnati, 1975, Institute Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, 1975, 76, 77, TM Gallery, 1982, San Giuseppe Gallery, Cincinnati, 1989, Zephyr Gallery, Louisville, 1991, Annex Gallery, 2002, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, Cathedral Gallery, 2006, TM Gallery, 2007.


George Christopher Rauf

Amelia Barbara (Rudolf) Rauf