Art Show & Sale

2019 Art Show & Sale
"Celebrating the Possibilities"

Calling all artists!
Submit your work on Feb. 28, March 1 & 2.

2019 Call for Entries

Be with us for the
Jay & Mona Kang Art Show & Sale
April 5 - 8, 2019

About the Art Show & Sale

The Barber National Institute Art Show & Sale is one of the largest and most diverse Art Shows in the region, with paintings, photography and sculptures from over 500 youth, adult amateur, and adult professional artists.  The four-day event takes place in the north lobby at the Barber National Institute's Main Campus.  Admission is free of charge; ample free parking.

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Art Show winners

2018 Adult Art Show Winners

Pictured from left are Dr. Maureen Barber-Carey, Executive Vice President; Kathy Umlauf, Honorable Mention winner for her oil painting, “Horse Heads;” John Barber, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Barber National Institute; Rob Weber, Best of Show for his acrylic painting, “Grandest Day;” Barbara D. Crone, Best of Show Photography for “The Orant;” Terry Pytlarz, Honorable Mention Photography for “Seven Green Lights;” Sarah Perino, Honorable Mention Photography for “The Gift;” Bridget Barber, director of External Affairs; and Drs. Mona & Jay Kang, presenting sponsors for the 2018 Art Show & Sale.

Also receiving Honorable Mention Awards, were Jason Amatangelo for his work in pencil, “Spun Pencil” and Ron McCorkle for his stoneware, “Requiem Series #1.”


2018 Youth Art Show Winners

Pictured from left are Melissa Yeung, Honorable Mention for, “The Girl with the Blue Earring;” John Barber, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Barber National Institute; Michaela Platz, Honorable Mention Photography for “Bonsai;” Dr. Jay Kang, presenting sponsor for the 2018 Art Show & Sale; Jesse J. Verner II, Best of Show for his graphite work, “My Cup of Tea;” Dr. Maureen Barber-Carey, Executive Vice President; Camryn Catalde, Honorable Mention Photography for “Less Bitter, More Glitter;” Tyree Start, Honorable Mention for his graphite work, “Marine Pilot;” Tom Ferraro, Art Show & Sale judge; and Bridget Barber, director of External Affairs.

Also receiving Best of Show Photography Award was Isabelle Southard for “A New Perspective.”

2018 Youth Artist Winners
Your gift can support the Art Show and artistic expression for children and adults with disabilities.
Become a Patron with a $100 donation or a Friend with a $50 gift.

Thank you to our donors who are helping to ensure that the Art Show continues to celebrate artistic possibilities in our community.

Special appreciation to Christopher & Patricia Larson
Bill & Patty Gloekler


Joe & Lori Barber
John & Bridget Barber
Dr. Maureen Barber-Carey
Mr. & Mrs. Jon Cacchione
Cathy & Bob Crawford
Decision Associates
Effortless Art Crayons by Two Sparrows Learning Systems
Ruben & Becky Fechner 
Glass Growers Gallery
David P. Gibbons
Jack & Melissa Grimm
Colleen & Larry Hammon
Hamot Health Foundation
Tim & Gretchen Hunter
Lisa Herring & Steve Weiser
Ron & Lynn Jones
In Memory of Mary Macie
Tim & Tracy Malinowski

Tom and Pat Matson
Martin G. McCormick
Victor & Joyce McDonnell
Kim & Nick Scott
South Hills Child Development Center, Inc.
Cole & Kathy Stearns
Mr. and Mrs. Donald E. Wagner
Chuck & Wallie Reams
Dr. Thomas & Annette Wittmann


Mr. & Mrs. Garrett M. Antalek
John & Karen Berry
Julie Cella
The Clerkin Famliy
Contemporary Motorcar LTD.
Malcolm & Sheila Coon
David & Pam Davis
Steve & Karen Groshek
Elisa Guida
Timothy & Lisa NeCastro
Nancy & Alexa Potter
Nick & Carolyn Sabolcik
Dr. Rochelle Von Hof
Russ & Karen Ward
Rena Wierbinski & Steve Wierbinski


Thank You to our 2019 Supporting Sponsors

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