10th Annual Art Show and Sale

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. 
Thanks to the artists, sponsors, and donors who made the 10th Anniversary Art Show a success.
Please join us for the 11th annual show April 13 - 16, 2018. Entries will be accepted March 1 - 3.

List of 2017 Winners

2017 Adult Art Show Winners

2017 Adult Art Show Winners

Pictured from left are Bridget Barber, director of External Affairs at the Barber National Institute; Debra Stevens, Honorable Mention winner for her watercolor,” Acceptance;” John Barber, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Barber National Institute; Rebecca Merry, Honorable Mention winner for her paper sculpture, “Eagle;” Terry Pytlarz, Best of Show Photography Award for “Windows and Reflections;” Derick Fiedler, Honorable Mention Photography Award for “Blues on Bourbon Street;” David Ball, one of 14 artists in the Best of Show collaboration, “Mapscape;” Frank Fecko, supervisor of the Fine Arts Program; Carrie Kontis, Vice President for Intellectual Disabilities Services; Dennis Garczynski, an artist in the collaboration; and Dr. Maureen Barber-Carey, Executive Vice President.
 

2017 Youth Art Show Winners

Bridget Barber, director of External Affairs, and John Barber, President and Chief Executive Officer, left, are joined by Dr. Maureen Barber-Carey, right, Executive Vice President, in congratulating youth artist award winners, from left, Timmy Taylor, Honorable Mention Award for his charcoal and pastel drawing, “Buddy;” Camryn Catalde, Best of Show Photography Award for “Reflection in a Drop;” Cia Carr, Honorable Mention Photography Award for “If I Could See My Dream;” John S. Underhill, Honorable Mention Award for pen and ink drawing, “Slow Going;” and Emily M. Matczak, Best of Show Award for her watercolor, “October.” Also receiving an Honorable Mention Photography Award was Luke Weaver for “My Friend.”

2017 Youth Art Show Winners
 

2017 People's Choice Awards

Rebecca Merry

The Adult Winner is Rebecca Merry for her sculpture "Eagle."

Victoria Quirk

The Youth Winner is Victoria Quirk, a student at Villa Maria Academy for her painting "Obi,"
 
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.

We extend grateful appreciation to the following donors who have made a gift in support of the Barber National Institute Art Show & Sale.

Patrons:

John & Bridget Barber
Joseph & Lori Barber
Dr. Maureen Barber-Carey
Dr. David & Shelly Benjamin
John & Karen Berry
Jon & Shelly Cacchione
David Gilinsky and Jeremy Shapira
Bill & Patty Gloekler
Jack & Melissa Grimm
Ron & Lynn Jones
Ron & Karen Krahe
Chris & Patti Larson
Tom & Pat Matson *
Barb, Mackenzie & Kevin Mazon
Mr. & Mrs. Michael McElhinny
Polish Falcons Nest 610
Cole Stearns
Mr. & Mrs. Donald E. Wagner
Bob & Amy Will
Jeff & Margaret Zibelman
 
Friends:

 Mr. & Mrs. Garrett Antalek
Janice Baker
Judy Baker
Laurie & Tom Callaghan
Malcolm & Sheila Coon
Lene Currie
Hon. Kathy Dahlkemper
Jennifer & Michael Kennedy
Kneib Dentistry
Denise Krainski
Joanne Loew 
Don & Deb Musolff
Pete Russo
James & Felma Shadeck
Rebecca Styn & Rob Mahrt
Michael, Barbara & Bradley Watham
 




* Matching Employer Gift

Past HighlightsContact Us

Thank You to our Supporting Sponsors

View Gallery