Barb Stahl/Stahl Studios Inc
Visual Arts: Murals, Painting
Barbara F. Stahl
2321 N Capitol Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46208
(317) 966-4820 firstname.lastname@example.org
Accomplished professional artist with a successful track record of creating meaningful and well-received public and fine art. Possesses a rare blend of artistic creativity and business acumen, combined with a proven ability to work collaboratively with engineers, designers, artists, educators and members of the public to create memorable work.
stahl studios inc. 1992 – Present
FOUNDER & ARTIST
Specializing in corporate and public art. Developed and implemented business and marketing plans, and manage ongoing finances and business development. Secure new projects, maintain positive client relationships. Grew revenues each year as a result of repeat business and referrals from satisfied clients including Indiana Pacers, Indiana University and the Arts Council of Indianapolis.
Indianapolis International Airport, Indianapolis, IN “Installation” 07-11 2018
Art Space, Vincennes, IN “Solo Show” 09-10 2017
Oak park Art League, Oak Park, IL “Elevating Nature” Juried Group Show 05-06 2017
Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN “Sky Bridge” (Solo Show) 04-07 2017
Art Museum of Greater Lafayette, IN “Indiana Now 2016” Juried Group Show, 05 thru 08 2016
Palm Beach International Art & Antique Show, Represented by ILIAD New York 02-2016
Gallery 924, Indianapolis, IN “Biocentric Landscapes “ (Solo Show) 10-2015
Gallery 924, Indianapolis, IN “Tiny III”, Group Show 12-2014, 2016
Gallery 924, Indianapolis IN “The Contemporary Landscape Show”, Group Show, 06-2014
Gallery 22, Indianapolis, IN – “Aspects of Erotica”, 2002
Carocol Visitors Center, Belize, Central America – UCF, Permanent Exhibition, 1999
IN VIVO Gallery, Indianapolis, IN – “Recent Works”, 1995
American State Art Competition, Indianapolis, IN – Juried Group Show, 1993, 1994
MFA, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
BFA, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
Indiana University Summer Program, Florence, Italy
Honors & Awards
Advanced Studies in the Arts Scholarship, University of Pennsylvania, 1998.
Chancellor Award for Artistic Achievement, Indiana University, 1988.
Honors Division Research Grant, Indiana University, 1987.
Harry Engels Art Award, Indiana University, 1987.
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“Meet the woman behind the iconic Pacers Mural” WISH TV 09-27-2016
“Mural Mural on the Wall”, Indianapolis Woman Vol. 19, no. 2 Feb 2012
“Indianapolis Sports New Mural for the Super Bowl” 13 WTHR, Indianapolis Feb 02/2012
“America’s Must-See Murals” by Rob Lovitt MSMBC Contributor, Oct 12, 2011
Indianapolis Murals, Outside Public Art Vol I-Murals With a Message
Indianapolis Murals, Outside Public Art Vol II-Cultural Districts and Trails
Indianapolis Murals, Outside Public Art Vol III-2008 Murals,Artist
Arien F. Chase and Diane Z. Chase – 1996, Maya Multiples: Individuals, Entries and Tombs in Structure A34 of Caracol Belize, Latin American Antiquity 7(1): 61 – 79 (figure 7, page 69).
Arien F. Chase ad Diane Z. Chase – 1996, The Organization and Composition of Lowland Maya Society: The View from Caracol Belize, in M.J. Macri and J. McHargue, Eds, Eighth Palenque Mesa Round Table, 1993, pp. 213-222, Pre-Columbian Art Research institute, San Francisco. (Figure 3, page 218)
Collaborated with teachers and administrative personnel to develop and implement educational mural projects for elementary, middle and high schools students. Designed projects to promote pride and a sense of achievement through student participation. Received grants from Indiana Arts Commission, Michael Jordan, IPS etc.
Project 180 Grant, Keep Indianapolis Beautiful Inc., Indianapolis, IN, 1999 –2002, 2004
Frankfort Community Schools, Frankfort IN, 2003
Suncrest Elementary School, Frankfort, IN, 1998
Columbia Middle School, Logansport, IN, 1997
Lincoln Middle School, Logansport IN, 1997
Landis Elementary School, Logansport, IN, 1996
Fairview Elementary School, Logansport, IN, 1996
Kilmer Academy, Indianapolis, IN, 1996
Franklin Elementary School, Logansport, IN, 1996
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Taught drawing, painting and color theory to classes of up to 22. Planned curricula, led classes and organized activities. Created a positive and open learning environment for all students.
Interlochen Arts academy, Summer Arts Program, Interlochen, MI, 1993 – 1996
Painting Department Head, High School Painting, Intermediate Painting
Herron School of Art, IUPUI, Indianapolis, IN, 1993 – 1995
Instructor, Foundation Drawing, Color Theory, 2D Design
Indianapolis Art league, Indianapolis, IN, 1992 – 1993
Instructor, Abstract Drawing and Painting
Samuel Fleischer Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA, 1990 – 1991
Instructor, Advanced Painting, Symbolism and Allegory
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1989
Instructor, Painting I