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B A R B A R A . W H I T E . F R E D R I C K S .  M I N E R

barbara.miner@utoledo.edu

https://www.barbarawfminer.com/

Exhibitions

2024                            Solo Exhibition, Blue Koi Gallery,Month-long, on-line/ June, nationally juried,

                                     https://koisartistaward.com/uncategorized/barbara-miner/

2024                            “Pattern and Abstraction”, nationally juried, on-line exhibition, two works accepted, Rhode Island Watercolor Society, RI

2024                            Faculty Exhibition, Center for the Visual Arts, Toledo, OH

2023                            “Express Partners Faculty Art Show”, two works, Terhune Gallery, Owens Community College,                                        Toledo, OH

2023                            “Pink Circles”, TFAS Juried Members Exclusive Exhibition, Toledo, OH

2023                            “LC4”, one of 3 artists chosen to submit a design for the Arts Commission’s call for proposal of a public artwork. September,1.

2023                            “What You See Is What You Missed”, 2-person exhibition with Dan Hernandez.  Wolfe Gallery, Toledo, OH

2023                            “Winter Sunset”, cover of each page of the IVLA publication: Book of Selected Readings, 2023:

                                     https://ivla.org/category/publications/ivla-book-of-selected-readings-publications/

2023                            “Tribute to Small Works”, nationally juried, 2 artworks selected,  MVA Gallery, Bethlehem, PA

2022                            "Ash Leaves and Queen Anne's Lace", one of 35 internationally juried artworks included in,“Seasonal Rhythms Exhibition”,                                                 Webster Arts, Webster Groves, MO

2022                           “Uptown Shade Project”, one of 3 artists chosen to submit a design for the Arts Commission’s call for proposal of a public                                                  artwork. 

2022                           Blue Week, 3 works included in the Olander Park Artist in the Park exhibition, “ash and diatoms", "lupine and horsetail", "Queen    

                                    Anne's lace and teasel”, Wildwood Manor House, Wildwood Preserve Metropark, Toledo, OH                 

2022                           100+5 Exhibition, Toledo Federation of Arts Society, juried, 3 artworks "Teasel", "Ash Leaves and Queen Anne's Lace", "Night

                                    Harvest 2", CVA Gallery, Toledo, OH

2022                         “Envisioning the Futures of Visual Literacy”,1st Place for “Winter Sunset”, the third international online juried art exhibition of the                                        International Visual Literacy Association (IVLA), 3 works: "Night Harvest 1", "Winter Sunset", "Winter Rhythm". One of 18 artists                                          included in the exhibition.

2022                          "Works on Paper 2022", "Night Harvest 1", one of 65 nationally juried artworks selected by Esther Adler, Curator, MoMA, NYC,

                                    included at the Long Beach Island Foundation of Arts and Sciences, Long Beach Island, NJ

2022                           “Flora and Fauna”, Virtual Exhibit, Red Bluff Art Gallery, Red Bluff, CA

2022                           Faculty Exhibition, Center for the Visual Arts, Toledo, OH    

2022                          “Los Angeles | 8th Annual International Photography Exhibition”, juried by Internationally known Cinematographer, Manolo Rojas,                                      the photograph, “fence top” was one of only 52 works chosen from a pool of 1000 entries.

2021                            “2nd Annual Sculpture Exhibition”, juried by Internationally known artist, Patrick Doughtery, In Art Gallery, virtual exhibition,                                                  https://theinartgallery.com/

2021                            “Under Pressure”, national juried, Webster Arts, Webster Groves, MO, Nov-Dec

2021                            “Seeing Across Disciplines”, juried, International Visual Literacy Association Conference Exhibition, virtual,

                                     November 2021-August 2022

2021                            “Absolutely Abstract”, juried, international exhibition, MVA Gallery, Oct 8 – Oct 31, Bethlehem, PA

2021                            “In Color”, juried, international exhibition, The Cultural Center of Cape Cod, Sept 22 - Oct 21, South Yarmouth, MA,

2021                           “America’s All Media 2021”, juried international exhibition, 2 works selected, Walter Piehl Jr. Gallery, Northwest Arts Center, Minot                                         State University, Minot, North Dakota, Aug 31-Sept 25          

2021                            “Art in the Time of Corona”TM I A Global Project, Vol. 2, Dab Art, Online Gallery https://www.artsy.net/artwork/barbara- miner-                                         at-65 , international juried exhibition, 1 work selected, Jan 1 2021-Dec 31, 2023

2020                            Atanta Photography Group, Director’s Cut, 1 work selected, juried exhibition, Atlanta, GA

2020                            Toledo Federation of Arts Societies, TFAS 100+3, Toledo, OH

2020                            The Presidental Collection, University of Toledo, president’s  residence, Toledo, OH

2020                            Faculty Exhibition, “at 65”, unique installation 65 elements, CVA Gallery, Toledo, OH

2019                            The Presidental Collection, University of Toledo, president’s  residence, Toledo, OH

2019                            5th National Photography Competition, fotofoto gallery, nationally juried, one of only 30 works in exhibition, Huntington, NY

2019                            8th Annual Encaustic Exhibition, Morpho Gallery, 2 works selected, nationally competitive, juried exhibition, Chicago, IL

2018                            “Dialogue with the River”, nationally selected and funded, site-specific landscape installation, Toledo, OH

2018                            The PresidentIal Collection, University of Toledo, president’s  residence, Toledo, OH

2017                            “2017 g9 “, group exhibition, Hudson Gallery, Sylvania, OH

2017                            The Presidental Collection, University of Toledo, president’s  residence, Toledo, OH

2016                            The Presidental Collection, University of Toledo, president’s  residence, Toledo, OH

2016                            “100 Sculptors-100 Sculptures”, Ella Sharp Museum, Jackson, MI

2016                            The Presidental Collection, University of Toledo, president’s  residence, Toledo, OH

2015                            The Presidental Collection, University of Toledo, president’s  residence, Toledo, OH

2015                            “60x60: portrait of an artist”, invited solo installation, 3600 laser etched wooden units, 12’ tall x 20’ long installtion, size mutable.                                           Diane Kidd Gallery at Tiffin University, Tiffin, OH

2014                            “Unbound(ed)” An Encaustic Exhibition, Morpho Gallery, Nationally competitive selection, Chicago, Il

2013                            “Transcending Text”, 4-person exhibition,  Terhune Gallery, Owens Community College, Toledo, OH

2013                            “Americas 2013: All Media Exhibition”, Nationally juried- Hartnett Hall Gallery, Minot State University, Minot, ND

2013                            Ohio All – Media Juried Exhibition, Coburn Gallery, Ashland University, Ashland, OH

2013                            Images 2013: The Gallery Exhibition of the Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts, Nationally juried- 3 works selected for                                                inclusion, Award of Merit for reclaimed-adjustment, State College, PA

2013                            “Artomatic 419”, Site-specific installation, 911 N. Summit Street, Toledo, OH

2012                            “Maumee Bay”, Walter E. Terhune Gallery, Owens Comm. College, Toledo, OH. Unique, 35’ wall site-specific installation

2012                             Faculty Exhibition, Center for the Visual Arts, Toledo, OH

2011                             Faculty Exhibition, Center for the Visual Arts, Toledo, OH

2010                            “Reliquary”, Invitational, two-person exhibition, installation work, Adrian College, Adrian, MI

2010                            “Wax”, Nationally Juried, group exhibition (2 works), Anywhere Gallery, Chicago, Il

Landscape Installation

2021-ongoing             “The Land Outside My Door”, painted engagement with fallen Ash trees, woodlot, Bowling Green, Ohio

2018                            “Dialogue with the River”, three tent-like structures of approximately 600 silk-screened flags, Momentum, September, Toledo,                                            OH

2012                            “Painted Ponds Project”, ephemeral landscape installation, Exit 159, Route 75 South, Findlay, Ohio

2007                            “red lily pads”, ephemeral installation in the oxbow lagoon at Ox-Bow, Saugatuck, MI

2003-04                       “ammonites released”, Maumee Bay State Park, Oregon, Ohio

2002                            “Floating Project”, Schedel Gardens, Elmore, Ohio

2002                            “Swedish H20 Project Revisited”, near Lund, Sweden

2001                            “The Ohio Chinampas Project”, summer installation in a pond at the Toledo Botanical Gardens, Spring/Summer

2000                            “Reflections”, Collaborative, sod memorial, installed at the University of Toledo Track Field for The American Heart Association

1991                              “Swedish Water Project”, Landscape Installation in Ostra Dammen, Lomma, Sweden

1987                              “Sculpture at Heritage Village”, Landscape Installation, Columbus, OH

1986                              “Sculpture at Heritage Village”, Landscape Installation, Columbus, OH

Grants, Scholarships and Awards

2023                             Ohio Arts Council, Individual Artist Award, Columbus, OH

2022                             Arts Commission, Project Award for the collaborative, The Holding Project, in conjuntion with Momentum, Toledo, OH

2022                            “Small Grant Award’, for The Holding Project, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

2021                             Arts Commission, Project Award for the collaborative, The Holding Project, in conjuntion with Momentum, Toledo, OH

2021                            “Small Grant Award’, for The Holding Project, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

2018                             Arts Commission, Individual Artist Grant, Momentum, Toledo, OH

2013                             Travel Award, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

2013                             Images 2013: The Gallery Exhibition of the Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts, nationally juried- 3 works selected for                                                 inclusion, Award of Merit for reclaimed-adjustment, State College, PA

2012                             Student Impact Award, University of Toledo

2011                              Service to the College Award, University of Toledo

2006                            “Small Grant Award’, two awards from the Center for Teaching and Learning, University of Toledo, OH

2006                            “URAF” Grant University of Toledo, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

2004                            “Small Grant Award”, Center for Teaching and Learning, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

2003                            “Small Grant Award”, Center for Teaching and Learning, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

2003                            “URAF”,  Grant University of Toledo

2003                            “Individual Artist Grant”, Arts Commission of Greater Toledo, Toledo, OH

2002                            “Kohler Award”, University of Toledo

2000                            “Rose Reder Memorial-Flatlanders and Toledo Area Sculptors Guild Award”, 82 Annual Toledo Area Artists Exhibition, Toledo                                               Museum of Art, Toledo, OH

Publications

2024                            “my body”, poem published by Anacapa Review, March

 

Employment

2013-present               Professor, Art and Design, Chair, Dept. of Art, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

2018-2019                    Professor, Art and Design, Interim Chair, Dept. of Music, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

2012-2013                    Associate Professor, Associate Chair, Head of Studio Fine Art, Dept. of Art, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

2008-2012                   Associate Professor, Head of Studio Fine Art, Director of Foundations, Dept. of Art, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

2006-2007                   Associate Professor, Director of Foundations, Dept. of Art, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

2000-2006                  Assistant Professor, Director of Foundations, Dept. of Art, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

Education  

1994-1996                   Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, Michigan. MFA in Ceramics.  National Dean's List Scholar.

1978-1981                    State University of New York at New Paltz. Bachelor of Fine Arts in Ceramics.   Cum Laude.

1974-1976                    Piedmont Virginia Community College, Charlottesville, VA. A.A. degree.   Cum Laude.

1972-1973                    Rockland Community College.  Suffern, NY

 

Collections

Dr. Thor Mednick, Toledo, Ohio, Copenhagen, Denmark

Eastern Michigan University, Permanent Art Collection, Ypsilanti, MI

Kenneth Thompson, Blissfield, MI

Mint Museum of Craft and Design, Charlotte, NC

President William Clinton, New York, NY

Wolfgang Puck, Los Angeles, CA

Museum of Art, Wroclaw, Poland

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