Freeman, Barbara

  • Reference Code:IE/NIVAL AR/675
  • First Name: Barbara
  • Last Name: Freeman
  • Gender: Female
  • Date of Birth: 01/01/1937
  • Place of Birth: London
  • Nationality: British
  • Area Of Practice:
    • Painting
    • Printmaking
    • Sculpture
    • Photography
  • Artwork Type Technique:
    • Mixed Media
    • Photographs
    • Installation
    • Prints
    • Sculpture
  • Abstract/Figurative: Abstract
  • Genre:
    • Not Specified
  • Represented By: Hart Gallery, UK
  • Size: 20+
  • Physical Location: Artist Files Collection
  • Public Collection:
    • AIB (Allied Irish Banks).
    • Arts Council of Northern Ireland.
    • University College Cork, Modern Art Collection.

Other Info Source:

Artifact CD-ROM (1997) [database of contemporary Irish artists] Buckman's Dictionary of Artists in Britain since 1945 (1998)

Awards

1972 Arts Council of Great Britain. S.P.A.C.E. Award.
1976 International Exhibition of Photography, Piran, Yugoslavia. Bronze Medal.
1979 International Exhibition of Photography, Piran, Yugoslavia, Silver Medal.

Bibliography

Artslink, Arts Council of Northern Ireland (May 1998)

Education

No Date Central St. Martin's College of Art and Design, London.
No Date Camberwell College of Art, London.
1962 Hammersmith College of Art, London.
1972 University of Leeds, Post-graduate Diploma.

Conservation Required

photocopy newspaper cuttings catalogues to be scanned

Notes

Freeman works in a wide range of media including sculpture, painting, printmaking and installation. Her recent work explores the relationship between visual art and contemporary music. File contains catalogues, newspaper clippings and photographs of artist's work.
See also Artists Group File: Na Cailleacha Photographic documentation of exhibitions involving this artist at The Fenderesky Gallery, Belfast are available in NIVAL. Search online special collections under "Fenderesky Gallery Image Collection" for more information.

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