Barbara Harman holds a Master of Fine Arts degree in printmaking. A working artist whose media include painting, printmaking, artist books, works on fabric, and writing.
Harman’s art appears in private, public, and international collections, including the Museum of Modern Art in New York City and the Victoria and Albert Museum in London and has taught for over thirty years. Her instruction books on artist books and concertina structures sell regularly to book artists and book arts groups all over the world.
From 2000-2014 Harman was a member of and Exhibitions Co-Curator for Project Art for Nature (PAN), a collaborative of artists in Minnesota and Wisconsin working to promote awareness of regional natural environments and preserves. From 1999-2010, she served as a Mentor in the acclaimed Mentor Program of the Women’s Art Resources of Minnesota (WARM). She served as Board President of WARM from 2002-2006 and Exhibitions Curator from 2006-2008.