Virginia artist, Barbara Crawford, has exhibited in over 50 solo, invitational and juried shows, nationally and internationally. Her work focuses on the workings of memory in her contemplations of the landscape. She has been Visiting Artist at the American Academy in Rome and a fellow at the Tyrone Guthrie Center for Creative Art, Ireland, and the Virginia Foundation for Humanities, The Virginia Center for Creative Arts, and the Scuola Internazionale di Grafica, Venice. In 2009 she was Cy Twombly's assisstant for the creation of The Ceiling for the Louvre, Paris. She holds an MFA from Vermont College and an MA from James Madison University. She is professor of Art and Art History at Southern Virginia University. 


The Nelson Gallery