Barbara F. Warden

F I R E T A L K  A R T S 

EDUCATION:  

UCLA, B.A. EUROPEAN HISTORY AND FINE ART 

UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND, M.A. DRAWING AND PAINTING 

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: 

Guest Curator, Delaware Art Museum, Drawings 

Gallery 50,  Rehoboth, Delaware, Representation 

BIGGS Museum, Solo Exhibit 

Studio Artist/Drawing and Fiber 

Freelance Photographer 

Faculty: Catholic University, Washington, D.C. 

AWARDS: 

The Art League.  Alexandria VA. Fiber. Functional Art 

Rehoboth Art League, DE. FIBER. Best in show (Mary Trimble Lynch Award) Rehoboth Art League. Fiber.  Juror’s excellence award 

The Art League. Alexandria VA. Fiber.  Honorable Mention 

DelawareByHand Master.  Fiber 

EXHIBITION HISTORY: 

2018: 

Delaware Art Museum.  Guest Curator, Outlooks Gallery. Drawing exhibit, Wilmington, DE

Artist's residency at the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Amherst, Virginia

 

2017: 

Anne Arundel Community College MD. Juried. Drawing.  February 

Camp Rehoboth, DE.  Juried. Drawing.  March 

The Art League, Alexandria, VA.  Juried. Drawing.  April, July, August, September

Gallery 50, Rehoboth, DE.  Invitation. Drawing. May 

Rehoboth Art League, DE.  Invitation group.  Drawing.  October 

Senator Chris Coons’ Washington DC. Drawing - ongoing exhibit 

 

2016: 

Senator Chris Coons’ Washington DC office – Drawing - ongoing exhibit 

Dana McCabe – Radio Interview “On the Shore” 

WHYY Philadelphia PA. Radio Interview 

Cape Gazette newspaper interview.  Lewes DE 

The BIGGS Museum of American Art.  Dover DE.  Solo exhibit “365: Elements in Time”. The Art League. Alexandria  VA. Tabletop exhibit.  Functional fiber art award. 

The Art League, Alexandria, VA.  Juried, drawing 

Rehoboth Art League, DE. Abstract Show. Juried. December 

2015: 

Rehoboth Art League.  DE.  “Courage Unmasked 3”.  Chair, artists’ committee 

  Transformation of radiation face masks into art work. 

Peninsula Gallery, Lewes, DE. Invitation, fiber. Lewes DE 

The Art League, Alexandria VA. Juried. Drawing. 

City Hall drawing. Group show. Alexandria VA. 

2014: 

The Art League, Juried, Drawings.  Alexandria VA 

St. Johns College Mitchell Gallery, Drawings, Juried. Annapolis MD 

The Frame Shop and Gallery. Featured artist. Drawings.  Hamilton MT 

Gallery 50. Drawings. Group invitation. Rehoboth DE 

Rehoboth Art League. Drawings, Group Juried.  Rehoboth DE 

2013: 

Rehoboth Art League. Fine art exhibit.  Drawings. Rehoboth DE 

St. Johns College Mitchell Gallery.  Drawings. Group juried. Annapolis MD 

The Art League.  Drawing. Group juried. Alexandria VA 

The BIGGS Museum of American Art. Drawing. Group invitation. Dover DE 

 

2012:

Delaware Center for Contemporary Art.  Fiber. Group juried. Wilmington DE American University Katzen Gallery. “Courage Unmasked -2”. Group invitation. Rehoboth Art League. Fiber. Juror’s excellence award. Rehoboth DE 

Black Rock Center for the Arts. Fiber. Group juried. Germantown MD 

The Art League. Fiber. Group juried ongoing. Alexandria VA 

2011: 

Black Rock Center for the Arts. “A Tribute to Fiber” Group juried.  Germantown MD Lorton Workhouse Art Center.  “The Art of Fiber” Group juried.  Lorton VA 

The Frame Shop and Gallery. Featured artist. Fiber. Hamilton MT 

The Art League. Fiber. Honorable Mention. Alexandria VA 

2010-2004: 

DelawareByHand Master 

Delaware Art Museum. DelawareByHand Masters exhibit. Fiber. Wilmington DE Delaware Art Museum.  “The Possibilities of Pause”. Fiber juried. Wilmington DE Rehoboth Art League. Third regional juried exhibit. Fiber. Rehoboth DE 

American University Katzen Gallery. “Courage Unmasked – 1”. Fiber. Washington DC Missoula Art Museum. Juried auction. Fiber. Missoula MT 

Senator Tom Carper’s Washington office. Fiber work exhibited 

Rehoboth Art League. Featured artist. Fiber. Rehoboth DE 

© Barbara F. Warden