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Valerie Anne Barber -- Chronology

Valerie Anne Barber
Chronology

   Overview

ball-gold-1-sm.gif (868 bytes)Prior to 1993 - Professional Fine Artist, Painter and Graphic Artist

ball-gold-1-sm.gif (868 bytes)1993:  Carved first Netsuke

ball-gold-1-sm.gif (868 bytes)1993 - 1997:  Annually and Semi-annually exhibited:

      Pacific Arts of Asia in Santa Monica, San Francisco, New York
      Baltimore Antique Show, Baltimore, Maryland
      New York City Armory, New York, NY
      Birchwood Manor Antiques Show, Whippany, New Jersey
      Original Miami Beach Antiques Show, Miami, Florida    
      International Netsuke Society Conventions in New York, Chicago, San Francisco and Honolulu

   Chronology

ball-gold-1-sm.gif (868 bytes)1993 - Carving Debut:  Miami Antiques Show

ball-gold-1-sm.gif (868 bytes)1993 - Exhibit:  Arts of Pacific Asia - Santa Monica, California Civic Auditorium, March 1993

ball-gold-1-sm.gif (868 bytes)1993 - Winner: 1st Place in Sculpture, and Best in Show with "Jack in the Pulpit" (also 2nd place in Watercolor):   Art in The Redwoods, Gualala, California

ball-gold-1-sm.gif (868 bytes)1994 - Guest Artist:  Arts of Pacific Asia, March 1994, Santa Monica, California

ball-gold-1-sm.gif (868 bytes)1995 - Exhibit:  Invitational Exhibition of Five Artists - Hosted by International Netsuke Society, Los Angeles Chapter, December 1995

ball-gold-1-sm.gif (868 bytes)1995 - Exhibit:  International Netsuke Society Convention, New York, NY

ball-gold-1-sm.gif (868 bytes)1995 - Creator, Author and Coordinator:   Artist's Panel Discussion, 1995 Convention - International Netsuke Society, New York, NY

ball-gold-1-sm.gif (868 bytes)1995 - Recipient:  Award for Excellence - "The Broken Thumb Award," awarded by Contemporary Netsuke Collectors, Artists, and Dealers, New York, NY

ball-gold-1-sm.gif (868 bytes)1995 - Invitational Exhibition:  Facets of Love - Concept Creator and Coordinator of featured Artists, International Netsuke Society Convention, New York, NY

ball-gold-1-sm.gif (868 bytes)1995 - 1996:  Sculpture and Netsuke Carving Instructor - North Coast Carvers "Association", Mendocino, California

ball-gold-1-sm.gif (868 bytes)1996 - Exhibit:  Sculpture to Hold -  Stewart Kummer Gallery, Mendocino, California.  Featured Carver - Demonstration and Lecture.

ball-gold-1-sm.gif (868 bytes)1996 - 1997:  S.O.F.A. Exhibits:  " Sculptural Objects, Functional Art" -  Chicago, Illinois, New York City, NY and Miami, Florida

ball-gold-1-sm.gif (868 bytes)1997 - Museum Exhibit:  Bowers Museum of Cultural Art - " Contemporary Netsuke, Miniature Sculpture from Japan and Beyond,"  Part I, Santa Ana, California, January 1997

ball-gold-1-sm.gif (868 bytes)1997 - Museum Exhibit:  Bowers Museum of Cultural Art - " Contemporary Netsuke, Miniature Sculpture from Japan and Beyond," Part II, Santa Ana, California, June 1997

ball-gold-1-sm.gif (868 bytes)1997 -  Exhibit:  Ren Brown Collection, Bodega Bay, California, Contemporary

ball-gold-1-sm.gif (868 bytes)1998 - Netsuke Exhibit:  Yokohama Takashimaya, Japan, Fuji Art Ltd., Yokohama, Japan - Work featured on Cover of Catalog

ball-gold-1-sm.gif (868 bytes)1999 - Exhibit:  Art in the Redwoods, Mendocino, California - Judges' Award for Sculpture

ball-gold-1-sm.gif (868 bytes)1999 - Netsuke Exhibit:  Yokohama Takashimaya, Fuji Art Ltd., Yokohama, Japan

Future Exhibits

 
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