Barbara Woods received her BFA (Sculpture/Painting/Anatomy) from Syracuse University and her MFA (Sculpture/Art History) from Parsons School of Design in New York. She studied with Dr. Maxine Greene at Teachers College and CUNY Graduate Center. She studied Sculpture, Painting, and Printmaking with Ronald Bladen, Jackie Brookner, Tom Butter, Charles Hinman, Grace Knowlton, and Mia Westerlund Roosen.
Barbara is a professional artist, a museum educator, and an art instructor.
She teaches at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Studio in a School, and St. Joseph's School for the Deaf in New York. Barbara works primarily with School, Teacher, Teen, Family, Membership, and Access programs, and also teaches art classes for people of all ages and abilities. Barbara exhibits her art work in galleries in Brooklyn and Manhattan.
Barbara Woods, instructor
Get creative while discovering art in the Museum’s studios and galleries! Explore The Met’s world-renowned collection to experiment with different materials and learn about art concepts. Develop your own art portfolio through studio activities including painting, collage, sculpting, printmaking, and drawing.
This is a drop-off program. Classes are limited to 20 children and registration is required. Space is limited and classes fill quickly.
Thursday, October 4, 2018, 6:00 - 8:00pm: Met Family Circle Dinner
Monday, October 29, 2018, 4:30-8:30pm: Met Family Circle Halloween Party
A few past events:
PS1-MOMA Studio Visit:
Barbara taught "Drop-in Drawing" at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
This program was held in conjunction with the exhibition Bernini: Sculpting in Clay.