Artist Archive

Carol Barber | A Year in Gestures

August 23, 2020

From September 4-25, 2020, New City Arts presents A Year in Gestures, an exhibit of paintings by Carol Barber. Welcome Gallery is now open by appointment only. To learn how to schedule an appointment to see Carol Barber’s exhibit, email Lindsey at lindsey@newcityarts.org. ARTIST STATEMENT My work is about process and discovery mixing painting, drawing and collage on […]

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Commissions

August 11, 2020

I am so glad I said yes to this commission! Scaling my work to two 64″ x 64″ squares presented many challenges but the results were monumental. Patrons of the arts really play such a vital role in moving artists forward. I am so thankful! Now all of my other work seems too small. Some […]

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Abstract Workshops for Adults

February 16, 2020

Abstract Workshops for Adults I have begun teaching an abstract workshop for adults! This is a dream come true after many years of thinking about it. However there is a learning curve for me to get the desired results from the students. One obstacle is trying to explain how I developed from traditional representational art […]

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365 Day Project

February 11, 2020

Happy 2020! I want to take a positive step each day into being alive and appreciating what I have. So I am following along with the journal, Make Something Every Day, by Noah Scalin in 2020. Doing this daily art prompt is helping me see visual things differently and generate new ideas. I am posting […]

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Earrings and Large Paper

October 3, 2019

Last Spring and through the Summer I started painting on large paper, 18″ x 24″ and wooden shapes for earrings. I finished the first release of earrings and sold quite a few, so I am working on a second release for November 2nd, 2019. The earrings are very interesting to make. I have discovered I […]

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P!NK

June 17, 2019

The highlight of my Spring besides a wonderful trip out West with my family was being in a group show called P!NK at McGuffey Art Center with other women artists that I admire. I was happy with the work that I created for the show. McGuffey Art Center

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Prints Now Available

February 16, 2019

Check out my new collection, “Touch of Earth”, on Fine Art America. This work is from a new series where I am incorporating neutral colors into my palette while exploring line, shape and mark making. The many layers and delicate lines give each abstract piece a rich surface. Fine Art America offers prints in a variety of sizes […]

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Starting off 2019 with a BANG!

January 10, 2019

So excited to start 2019 off this way! My art on two labels of red wine for #chestnutoakvineyard in Barboursville, VA.

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December Fun! Bus Competition

December 14, 2018

So fun to get the public notice I made it to the top ten for the bus design competition. The final designs have to be vectorized digitally. I converted the blue side or “Night”, but I didn’t create a vector image from my painting for the orange or “Day” side. I wish I had now, […]

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End of the Year Thanks!

November 19, 2018

So thankful for the opportunities I had this year! One was creating art for wine labels for Chestnut Oak Vineyard! The first has been released on their white table wine, “Alba”. I have also enjoyed showing with the art group, BozART, this year and our final show is on the downtown Mall, 100 5th St NE, […]

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