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,
~ Tiberio’s hand embellished textile work, an homage to Janis Joplin, was selected by the artist
Judy Chicago to be part of The International Honor Quilt which travelled with Chicago’s “The Dinner
Party” & is now in the permanent collection of The University Of Louisville’s Hite Art Institute,
~ Barbara’s work has been recognized in various regional newsworthy publications.
~ 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 Allentown Art Museum Shop, The Baum Art School Holiday Show & Faculty Exhibit, Hidden
Treasures Tour, Albright College Faculty Art Exhibit.
~ 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 & Lehigh County PA, Mt. Gretna Fine Art & Craft
Show, PA Guild Of Craftsman Berks Chapter, Reading, PA. & Pocono Arts Council