Barbara Hyman was born in Philadelphia, and is now a New York, and Key West based painter.
After receiving her B.A. in Art History from West Chester University in Pennsylvania, and Barbara continued her studies at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art, and the Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia, Pa.

Barbara studied privately at the Atelier of Daniel Bennet Schwartz, NYC, The National Academy of Design, NYC, the Art Students League of New York, and the Saci School, Florence, Italy.  She is also Certified in Appraising Fine Art.

Selected Awards Include: First Place Honor of Distinction in Still Life, National Academy of Design, Award of Excellence for Portraiture, ALLI. Her portrait of Justice Sandra Day O’Connor was exhibited in the Smithsonian National portrait Gallery, Washington,DC. Barbara is an alumnus of the “Painting Group of New York” founded by Aaron Shikler and David Levine.

 

Barbara Hyman’s paintings and drawings hang in collections in Pennsylvania and New York.

Barbara Hyman with Aaron Shikler, Presidential Portrait Artist.
Receiving the Award Of Excellence, Member’s Exhibition, Art League of Long Island, NY
Barbara Hyman with David Levine, Caricaturist for The New York Book Review.
Barbara Hyman with Sandra Day O’Connor, former Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court.

SELECTED  AWARDS,  CREDITS,  AND  EXHIBITIONS

SMITHSONIAN  NATIONAL   PORTRAIT  GALLERY, WASHINGTON, D.C.

PARTICIPATED  IN DOCUMENTARY  FILM  ‘’PORTRAIT S OF A LADY’’  THE FILM RECORDS THE ‘PAINTING GROUP OF NY’, FOUNDED BY AARON SHIKLER AND DAVID LEVINE , PAINTING THE PORTRAIT OF JUSTICE  SANDRA DAY O’CONNOR. SHOWING THE PROGRESS FROM THE FIRST STROKE TO THE LAST. THE FILM WAS SELECTED FOR  THE DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL AT BAY STREET THEATRE, SAG HARBOR, NY. IT WAS ALSO FEATURED ON ‘SUNDAY MORNING’ TV SHOW WITH CHARLES OSGOOD.

FIRST PRIZE HONOR OF DISTINCTION IN STILL LIFE, NATIONAL  ACADEMY  MUSEUM  AND SCHOOL, NYC, NY.

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE, MEMBERS EXHIBITION, ART LEAGUE OF LONG ISLAND, NY.

THIRD PLACE PRIZE, A COMMON THREAD SHOW, ART LEAGUE OF LONG ISLAND, NY.

CUSTOMS HOUSE MUSEUM, KEY WEST, FL.

PORTRAIT EXHIBITION, HUNTINGTON ARTS COUNCIL, LONG ISLAND, NY.

MANHATTAN BOROUGH PRESIDENT’S OFFICE ANNUAL EXHIBITION

WATER MILL MUSEUM, MEMBERS ASSOCIATION SHOW, WATER MILL, NY.

RETREAT HAMPTONS ART SHOW, RICHARD J. DEMATO GALLERY, SAG HARBOR, NY.

GALLERY NORTH, LI, NY.

HERSH FINE ART GALLERY,LI,NY: COLD SPRING HARBOR LABORATORY BENEFIT, ARTS AND SCIENCES

ART STUDENTS LEAGUE OF NY, IN SUPPORT OF HOMELESS OUTREACH  SERVICES, NYC, NY.

WARNER GALLERY, HOLBROOK  ARTS  CENTER, MILLBROOK, NY.

SOUTH STREET GALLERY, GREENPORT, NY.

THE ART GUILD OF PORT WASHINGTON

ATLANTIC GALLERY, NYC, NY.

WORKS IN PRIVATE COLLECTIONS IN NY. AND PA.

ALUMNUS, PAINTING GROUP OF NEW YORK, NY

EDUCATION

B.A.  ART  HISTORY,  WEST CHESTER UNIVERSITY,  PA.

PENNSYLVANIA  ACADEMY OF FINE ART, PA.

BARNES  FOUNDATION,  PHILADELPHIA,  PA.

CERTIFICATION  IN  APPRAISING  FINE  ART,  APPRAISERS  ASSOCIATION  OF  AMERICA, NEW  YORK UNIVERSITY, NY.

STUDIED  PAINTING WITH  MARY  BETH McKINZIE  AT THE ART STUDENTS  LEAGUE  OF NEW YORK,  NY.,  AND  PRIVATELY  IN THE ATELIER OF DANIEL  BENNET SCHWARTZ,  NY

SACI  ACADEMY,  FLORENCE,  ITALY.