Barbara F. Stahl


MFA, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

BFA, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN

Indiana University Summer Program, Florence, Italy

Honors & Awards

Accepted into the National Association of Woman Artist Inc. NAWA 2021

Indiana State Library, Purchase: First woman, first abstract artist in collection 2017

Creative Renewal Arts Fellowship, Indianapolis Arts Council 2017-2019

Advanced Studies in the Arts Scholarship, University of Pennsylvania

Chancellor Award for Artistic Achievement, Indiana University

Honors Division Research Grant, Indiana University

Harry Engels Art Award, Indiana University.

Select Exhibitions

Intersect Arts Center, St. Louis, MO, Juried group show, “Blue Hour” Catalogue 01/2023

Gallerium Art Prize, Ontario Canada, Juried virtual group show, Catalogue 2022

MVA Gallery, Bethlehem, PA, Juried Group Show, “Absolutely Abstract” 10-2021

I.U. Richmond, IN 43rd Annual Juried Group Show 10-2021

Art Fluent, “Abstracted” Juried Virtual Group Show 09-2021

IU Bloomington “Alumni Art Exhibition” Virtual Group Show 2021

IU Kokomo, IN, “Survey Midwest” Juried Group Show 09-2021

Woodstock, Ill. Art Center “34th Annual Woman’s Work” Juried Group Show 06-2021

NAWA, Juried Group Show, “Home” 2021

Indianapolis International Airport, Indianapolis, IN “Installation, Dancing Strings” 07-11 2018

Art Space, Vincennes, IN “Coming Home” (Solo Show) 09-10 2017

Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, In “Curio Cabinet” Juried Group Show 06-08 2017

Oak park Art League, Oak Park, IL “Elevating Nature” Juried Group Show 05-06 2017

Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN “Sky Bridge” (Solo Show) 04-07 2017

Art Museum of Greater Lafayette, IN “Indiana Now 2016” Juried Group Show, 05 thru 08 2016

Palm Beach International Art & Antique Show, Represented by ILIAD New York 02-2016

Gallery 924, Indianapolis, IN “Biocentric Landscapes “ (Solo Show) 10-2015

Gallery 924, Indianapolis, IN “Tiny III”, Group Show 2012-2014, 2016

Gallery 924, Indianapolis IN “The Contemporary Landscape Show”, Group Show, 06-2014

Gallery 22, Indianapolis, IN – “Aspects of Erotica”, 2002

Carocol Visitors Center, Belize, Central America – UCF, Permanent Exhibition, 1999

IN VIVO Gallery, Indianapolis, IN – “Recent Works”, 1995

American State Art Competition, Indianapolis, IN – Juried Group Show, 1993, 1994



1992 – Present

Specializing in corporate and public art, including interior and exterior murals, logos and artistic signage. Indiana Pacers; Arts Council of Indianapolis; Sports Graphics