Barbara Stahl is an accomplished professional artist living and working in Indianapolis. In 2021 she was accepted into the National Association of Women Artists (N.A.W.A) Established in 1889, N.A.W.A. is the oldest women’s fine art organization in the United States. Barbara is the first woman and the first abstract artist to be in the Indiana State Library’s permanent collection. She was a Creative Renewal Arts Fellow for the Arts Council of Indianapolis in 2017/18. Stahl has been in several-juried group and solo shows throughout the region. She holds a BFA from IU Bloomington and a MFA from University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia. Barbara is the owner of Stahl Studios Inc.