BARBARA VENERUS
BIO

exhibitions
2018 Second Street Gallery, group exhibition, Charlottesville, VA
2018 Annie Gould Gallery, group exhibition, Gordonsville, VA
2018 Blenheim Vineyards, solo exhibition, Charlottesville, VA
2017 St. Anne's-Belfield School, group exhibition, Charlottesville, VA
2016 Virginia Discovery Museum, solo exhibition, Charlottesville, VA
2015 Blenheim Vineyards, solo exhibition, Charlottesville, VA
2014 Patina Antiques, etc., solo exhibition, Charlottesville, VA
2014 Sustain, group exhibition, Charlottesville, VA
2013 Anne Irwin Fine Art, Emerging Artist Juried Exhibition, Atlanta, GA

commissions
2018 Public Art Commission, University of Virginia Children's Hospital Logo, Newborn Design, paper on canvas, 46"' x 46", Charlottesville, VA
2017 Public Art Commissions, UVA Pavilion Gardens I-X, paper on canvas
2016 Private Art Commission, The Highwayman (with Alexandra O'Brien), paper on canvas, 24" x 18"
2016 Private Art Commission, Castalia Barn, paper on canvas, 30" x 24"
2015 Public Art Commission, Blenheim Two (with Alexandra O'Brien), paper on canvas, 30" x 30", University of Virginia Children's Hospital, Charlottesville, VA
2015 Public Art Commission, Octopus, paper on canvas, 6" x 6", University of Virginia Children's Hospital, Charlottesville, VA
2014 Private Art Commission, Untitled #3, paper on canvas, 30" x 30"
2014 Public Art Commission, University of Virginia Children's Hospital Logo, paper on canvas, 7' x 7', Charlottesville, VA
2014 Public Art Commission, Cityscape Pink, paper on canvas, 16" x 20", University of Virginia Children's Hospital, Charlottesville, VA
2014 Public Art Commission, Cityscape Green, paper on canvas, 16" x 24", University of Virginia Children's Hospital, Charlottesville, VA
2014 Public Art Commission, Orange Sails, paper on canvas, 18" x 24", University of Virginia Children's Hospital, Charlottesville, VA
2014 Public Art Commission, Blue Sails, paper on canvas, 18" x 24", University of Virginia Children's Hospital, Charlottesville, VA
2014 Public Art Commission, Yellow Sails, paper on canvas, 18" x 24", University of Virginia Children's Hospital, Charlottesville, VA
2013 Private Art Commission, Untitled #2, paper on canvas, 3'x3'
2013 Private Art Commission, Untitled #1, paper on canvas, 3'x4'

education
2014 Chena River Marblers, Paper Marbling Class, Winchester, VA
2013 MoMA, Experimenting with Collage, online
2000 Master of Historic Preservation, University of Georgia, Athens, GA
1994 BA Print Journalism, Pace University, White Plains, NY

artwork donations
2018 Big Gig Silent Auction, Boys & Girls Club, Charlottesville, VA
2018 The Main Event, UVA Children's Hospital, Charlottesville, VA
2017 Big Gig Silent Auction, Boys & Girls Club, Charlottesville, VA
2017 The Main Event, UVA Children's Hospital, Charlottesville, VA
2016 Virginia Discovery Museum, Charlottesville, VA
2016 The Main Event, UVA Children's Hospital, Charlottesville, VA
2015 The Main Event, UVA Children's Hospital, Charlottesville, VA
2014 The Main Event, UVA Children's Hospital, Charlottesville, VA
2013 The Haven Art Auction, Charlottesville, VA
2013 The American Cancer Society Pavilion Ball, Charlottesville, VA
2013 Big Gig Silent Auction, Boys & Girls Club, Charlottesville, VA
2013 The Main Event, UVA Children's Hospital, Charlottesville, VA
2009 Big Gig Silent Auction, Boys & Girls Club, Charlottesville, VA

community
2018 Co-chair, Boys & Girls Club, Big Gig, Charlottesville, VA
2017 Visiting Artist, Virginia Discovery Museum, Charlottesville, VA
2011- 2013 Art Print, St. Anne's-Belfield School, Charlottesville, VA
2013 Communications co-chair, Big Gig, Charlottesville, VA
2011 Decor chair, Boys & Girls Club, Big Gig, Charlottesville, VA
2008 Event Co-chair, Boys & Girls Club, Big Gig, Charlottesville, VA