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Barbara is internationally known for her award-winning still life paintings and the ability to accomplish remarkable detail using the traditional pastel medium. http://www.tilting.com/about_gallery/ 20 comments

Biography

Barbara is internationally known for her award-winning still life paintings and the ability to accomplish remarkable detail using the traditional pastel medium. After a successful career as a graphic designer, she turned full-time professional painter in 2002. A Connecticut native and largely self-educated fine artist, she has garnered numerous awards for her pastel paintings including the Dianne B. Bernhard Gold Medal Award in Pastel. In 2008 she was featured in the Pastel Journal magazine as one of the top five winners overall in their 9th Annual Pastel 100 competition. She is a designated Master Pastelist and Signature Member of the Pastel Society of America, Inc.; an elected artist of the Allied Artists of America, Inc., and the Salmagundi Club, NY; a signature member of the Connecticut Pastel Society and other prestigious organizations. Articles about her work have been featured in American Art Collector, Pastel Journal, and the Portfolio section of the best selling French art magazine Pratique Des Arts. She has been listed in Who__??__?____??s Who in American Art since 2007.

Selected Recent Awards

2014-President Award for Pastel, American Artists Professional League 86th Grand National Exhibition, NY

2014-Diane Bernhard Gold Medal Award for Pastel, Allied Artists of America 101st National Exhibition, NY

2014-Allied Artists of America Painting Award, Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts 103rd National Exhibition,

2014-Pastel Honor Award, Academic Artists Association National 65th Exhibition

2014-Slyvia Glesmann Award for Best Floral or Still life Painting, Annual Members Exhibition, Salmagundi Club, NY

2013-Diane Bernhard Gold Medal Award for Pastel, American Artists Professional League 85th Grand National Exhibition, NY

Selected Articles/Publications

2012-Pratique Des Arts, Special All Pastel Issue, December, two-page Feature Portfolio

2012-Pastel Journal, Background Check by Anne Hevener, editor. October Issue

2011-Best of Worldwide Abstract & Still Life Artists, featured artist (including front cover), Kennedy Publishing

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Address

Address:
60 Old Town Road
City:
Vernon
State/Province:
CT
Postal Code:
06066

Links

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  • http://barbara-groff.artistwebsites.com
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