Barbara Tiberio has a Masters In Art Education, Summa Cum Laude, Kutztown University, Kutztown, PA.
~ A retired Pennsylvania Art Educator of 33 years in The Reading School District, she is currently on the teaching staff at Albright College, Reading PA & The Baum School of Art, Allentown, PA.
~ Barbara’s silk painting was internationally recognized in the text “Creative Silk Painting” by Tuckman / Janas 1995. She has also taught several silk painting classes at
The Goggleworks in Reading, PA.
~ Tiberio’s hand embellished textile work, an homage to Janis Joplin, was selected by the artist Judy Chicago to be part of The International Quilt which travelled with Chicago’s
“The Dinner Party” & is currently part of the permanent collection at the Brooklyn Museum of Art, NYC
~ Barbara’s work has been recognized in various regional newsworthy articles.
~ Distinguished Awards :
The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation Power Of Art Award, Michael Jordan Grant & The Rothermel Alumni Award in recognition of Distinguished Achievements Professional Achievements
~ Lectures :
Penn State Berks Campus, Lehigh Art Alliance at the Bananna Factory, Kutztown University’s Art Educators Conference, Northampton Community College & The Association Of American University Women at Cedar Crest College.
~ Current & Annual Exhibitions :
The Goggleworks Store, The Allentown Art Museum Shop, The Baum Art School Holiday Show, Hidden Treasures Tour, Zoellner Art Center Museum Shop, Albright College Faculty Art Exhibit, Studio & Gallery 2908.
~ Memberships Held :
National Art Education Association, PA Art Ed. Association, College Arts Assoc., American Craft Council, Allentown Art Museum & Lehigh Arts Council.
~ Juror: Scholastic Art Awards, Lancaster, PA, Mt. Gretna Fine Art & Craft Show, PA Guild Of Craftsman Berks Chapter, Reading, PA.