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Fibre artist ( art: visiting)fibre artist

Barbara Marilyn Barron, American fibre artist. Certified Oxford University, England, 1972, Royal School Needlework, England, 1972. Board directors Huntington Arts Council, Kehillath Shalom Synagogue, Cold Spring Harbor, New York.

Background

Barron, Barbara Marilyn was born on June 12, 1937 in New York City. Daughter of Samuel Leo and Anna Laura (Rosenbaum) Weinstein.

Education

Bachelor, Hunter College, 1958. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1965. Certified University of Oxford, England, 1972, Royal School Needlework, England, 1972.

Career

With Suffolk Museum, Dowling College, Stony Brook, New York,1971. President Knicely Knotted by Barbara Barron, Huntington, New York, New York, 1973-1979, Interior Design Crafts, Inc., Huntington, 1979-1988, BarronCustom Wallhangings, 1989^. One-woman shows include Pindar Gallery, New York City, Goff Gallery, Orlando, Florida, Suzanne Brown Gallery, Scottsdale, Ariz, 1984.

Exhibited in group shows Art Expo, New York, Dallas, Los Angeles,1982-1992, Heckscher Museum, Huntington, Laura Paul Gallery, Cincinnati, Nassau County Museum Art, Roslyn, New York. Selected commissions American Telephone & Telegraph Company, Trump Plz., Burt Reynolds, Australian Film Institute, Price Waterhouse, E.F. Hutton, New York City, Shearson Lehman Hutton, New York City, Penn Control, Cincinnati, Temple Beth Shalom, Smithtown, New York, Jerusalem International Judaica Fair, Israel, 1994, International Contemporary Furniture Fair, 1993-1994. Featured artist Posner Gallery, Milwaukee Board of directors Huntington Arts Council, Kehillath Shalom Synagogue, Cold Spring Harbor, New York.

Achievements

  • Certified Oxford University, England, 1972, Royal School Needlework, England, 1972.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include Pindar Gallery, New York City, Goff Gallery, Orlando, Florida, Suzanne Brown Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona, 1984, exhibited in group shows at Art Expo, New York, Dallas, Los Angeles, 1982-1992, Heckscher Museum, Huntington, Laura Paul Gallery, Cincinnati, Nassau County Museum Art, Roslyn, New York, selected commissions, American Telephone & Telegraph Company, Trump Plz., Burt Reynolds, Australian Film Institute, Price Waterhouse, E.F. Hutton, New York City, Shearson Lehman Hutton, Penn Central, Cincinnati, Temple Beth Shalom, Smithtown, New York, International Contemporary Furniture Fair, 1993-1994, Jerusalem International Judaica Fair, Israel, 1994. Featured artist Posner Gallery, Milwaukee.

Membership

Board directors Huntington Arts Council, Kehillath Shalom Synagogue, Cold Spring Harbor, New York.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gourmet cooking, canoeing, square dancing, gardening.

Connections

Married Donald Jerome Barron, June 21, 1959. Children: Nancy Ellen, Ruth Allison, Steven Joel.

father:
Samuel Leo Weinstein

mother:
Anna Laura (Rosenbaum) Weinstein

spouse:
Donald Jerome Barron

children:
Nancy Ellen Barron

Ruth Allison Barron

Steven Joel Barron