Born in Brooklyn, Barbara Duval is an artist and educator who earned her BFA from Pratt Institute and an MFA from The Yale University School of Art. Her work has been exhibited in solo and group exhibitions in galleries and museums in the United States and abroad and is included in numerous public and private collections, including The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City, Missouri; The Fogg Art Museum at Harvard University in Massachusetts, and the Contemporary Art and Culture Center in Osaka, Japan.
She has received several awards including a Fulbright-Hays Fellowship in Painting/Graphic Art to Berlin, Germany; a Belgian American Education Foundation Fellowship in Painting/Printmaking to Antwerp, Belgium; two South Carolina Arts Commission Individual Artist Fellowships; and two Ford Foundation Grants. In 2001 she received the College of Charleston's Distinguished Research Award. She currently lives and works in South Carolina as a Professor of Studio Art at the College of Charleston.
May 28 1956
Brooklyn, New York