A few past events:
Barbara taught "Drop-in Drawing" at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
This program was held in conjunction with the exhibition Bernini: Sculpting in Clay, October 3, 2012–January 6, 2013.
PS1-MOMA Studio Visit:
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.
The Apollo Circle Member Events: Color and Shape: Explore the Collection and Create Your Own Collage
Jan 18, 2018 from 6:30–8:30 pm
Get inspired on a tour of mosaics from Ancient Rome and paintings in the Modern and Contemporary Art collection with artist Barbara Woods, and create collages of your own. Supplies will be provided. Space is limited.
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.
Pause for Pegasus: The Inspiration of Antiquity (Ages 9–12)
Barbara Woods and Jean Sorabella, instructors
The timeless myths and legends of ancient Greece and Rome come alive in this unique class! Explore connections between art and literature through readings from classical authors, role play, sketching, and discussion of works of art throughout the Museum’s galleries. Make creative connections that reach across space and time.
This is a drop-off program; however, interested adults are welcome to attend. Please register interested siblings separately. Classes are limited to 20 children and registration is required.