B a r b a r a Schneider
Diploma in Design
Contemporary Visual Artist
Independent Freelance Designer, Illustrator, Visual Artist
Statement of ART
Fantasy is an amazing power ...
She believes in humanity, freedom of art & thoughts as universal essentials for living and art & design.
B a r b a r a Schneider (1966, Germany) is a designer, illustrator and multiple- disciplinary visual artist.
She graduated with a Diploma in Design (1991) in Hamburg / Germany. Then, she received a scholarship (DAAD) and joined for one year a MA course in London / GB. She is interested in history of art and design and other related subjects. Besides her studies she gained working experiences in fashion, textiles and advertising as an intern and freelance designer.
She taught fashion design and illustration at an art school for young pupils (1993- 94) in Neuss / Germany and supported an art contest in Venlo / NL as a member of a jury (2005).
She has participated in international juried group exhibitions, projects and international contests and received international awards in art and design. Her works have been exhibited in galleries and museums in diverse States of America, Italy, Poland, Germany, The Netherlands, UK, Ireland, Lithuania, Canada, GB, Ukraine and globally via the internet. Pieces of art are in home and offices of international collectors. Works of art have been published in international design / art and craft books.
She has a great passion for toys & children´s literature, fashion & textiles, crafts, printing and photography.
Some themes of her independent artworks are re-design, childhood and the discussion of humanity, our modern life and “our world cultures”.
Portfolio, Design, Illustration, Visual Art, Social Media
Fax: + 49 (0) 321 227 720 09
Portfolio (c) B a r b a r a Schneider
Photo-etching / intaglio prints
Online Exhibit: http://bit.ly/1J22LaV
upcycled french military blanket
CP/ Book Illustration for
"Remembering the Ladies: From Patriots in Petticoats to Presidential Candidates"
CP, Manville Arts Council Coloring Book, 2017
by David Edgar, Robin A. Edgar (NY/London: Lark Books 2009),
Artwork: 123, ISBN-10: 1600593429, ISBN-13: 978-1600593420
by S. Salamony, G. M. Brown (Beverly: Quary Books, Inc. 2010),
Artworks: 20, 114,162, 221,
ISBN-10: 1592536093, ISBN-13: 978-1592536092
Cover Art, Issue October 17, 2011, USA
Cover Art, Issue March 22, 2012, USA
by See Me Group Inc. (USA, 2012)
ISBN-10: 0984871837, ISBN-13: 978-0984871834
It is wonderful book with about 300 pages of CONTEMPORARY ART
made by internat. artists (plus an index with websites).
Art Directory by wwab.us (USA, 2013),
Documentary Collection, by See Me Group Inc. (USA, 2015),(1) photography,
by Carl Simon Levin, illustrated by 35 artists (USA, 2016),
Illustrations (33, 43)
Lucretia Mott (1793- 1880), Lucy Stone (1818- 1893)
Purchase options, e.g.: Amazon: http://amzn.to/2dnJWDk
Barnes & Noble: http://bit.ly/2dcmxrd
by Manville Arts Council, illustrated by a selection (contest, jury) of artists (NJ/USA, 2017),
Purchase options: Manville Public Library and via MAC Website
Illustration: Page 01 and 11
Art for all ages as a playful tool for forcing creativity, learning to write and draw and to express ideas and thoughts!
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