Education

B.A., Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, New York, studied with Ad Reinhart and Jimmy Ernst.
M.F.A., University of Maryland, College Park, MD, studied with Sidney Gross.

Academic Positions

1972-98 Professor, Art Deparment, Montgomery College, Rockville, MD.
1982-98 Coordinator of Printmaking Program, Montgomery College, Rockville, MD.
1998- Professor Emeritus, Art Deparment, Montgomery College, Rockville, MD.

One Person Exhibitions

2007 Cosmos Club, Washington DC.
2006 Visions Gallery, Montgomery County Gallery at Conference Center, Rockville, MD.
2005 Waddell Gallery, NOVA Loudon, VA.
2001 Artisans Center of Virginia, Waynesboro VA.
1996 Montgomery College, Rockville, MD.
1995 Addison-Ripley Fine Art, Washington, DC.
1995 Anne Arundel Community College, Arnold, MD.
1993 Addison-Ripley Fine Art, Washington, DC.
1990 Franz Bader Gallery, Washington, DC.
1989 Franz Bader Gallery, Washington, DC.
1988 Franz Bader Gallery, Washington, DC.
1988 Wenniger Graphics, Provincetown, MA.
1985 Montgomery College, Rockville, MD.
1985 Jane Haslem Gallery, Washington, DC.
1982 Jane Haslem Gallery, Washington, DC.
1979 Franz Bader Gallery, Washington, DC.
1975 Foundry Collective, Washington, DC.
1974 Mari Gallery, Mamaroneck, NY.
1972 St. John's College, Annapolis, MD.
1970 Washington Gallery of Art, Washington, DC.

Public Collections

Academy of Arts, Easton, MD.
American Forest and Paper Association, Washington, DC.
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC.
District of Columbia Commission on the Arts & Humanities
Federal Reserve Bank, Washington, DC.
Franz Masereel Center for Graphic Arts, Kasterlee, Belgium
Johns Hopkins Oncology Center, Baltimore, MD.
Library of Congress, Washington, DC.
Montgomery County Contemporary Art Collection, Rockville, MD.
Montgomery County Parks Foundation, Bethesda, MD.
Norton Gallery of Art, Palm Beach, FL.
Portland Museum of Fine Arts, Portland, OR.
Psychiatric Institute of Montgomery County, Rockville, MD.
United States Department of State Art Bank, Washington, DC.
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN.

Public Commissions and Awards

2000 Montgomery County Parks Foundation: Edition of 18 woodblock prints, "The Linden Oak".
1996 Maryland State Arts Council Individual Artist Award in Visual Arts: Paintings & Works on Paper.
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Fellow, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA), Sweet Briar, VA.
1988 Commission: 1% for Art in Architecture Competition, Potomac Community Center, Potomac, MD.
1987 Fellow, Franz Masereel Center for Graphic Arts, Kasterlee, Belgium, 1986.
1986 Purchase Award, "Mid American Biennial", Owensboro Museum of Fine Art, Owensboro, KY.
1984 Purchase Award, Best in Show, "Art on Paper", Maryland Federation of Arts, Annapolis, MD.
1977 Purchase Award for Library of Congress, Washington Society of Printmakers.

Press

Shaw-Eagle, Joanna, "Some Success At Artomatic", Arts & Entertainment, Washington Times, November 2, 2002, p. D-6.
Trescott, Jacqueline, Style, The Washington Post, Saturday, October 19, 2002, p. C-4.
Mahoney, J.W., "Barbara Kerne at Addison-Ripley", Review of Exhibitions, Art In America, December, 1995, p. 98-99.
North,Percy, "Barbara Kerne: Recent Works on Canvas and Paper", Art Reviews, Washington Review, April/ May 1995, Volume XX #6, p. 21.
Dunlop, William, "Around Town", PBS WETA, January 19, 1995.
Evry, Ann, Producer, Video, 29 Minutes, "Barbara Kerne, Artist and Educator", PBS, 1992 (Available for National Distribution).
Forman, Gail, "Painting Dreams", Entertainment/Arts, The Journal, February 5, 1988.
Cabib, Cintia, Producer, Video, 8 minutes, "Barbara Kerne, Painter and Printmaker", PBS, 1987 (Available for National Distribution).
Sutter, P.R., "Discovering Prints", Visual Arts, The Washingtonian, December 1986, p. 95.
Forman, Gail, "Coloring the Garden Serene", Style/Arts, The Washington Post, October 3, 1986, p. D7.
Forgey, Ben, "Galleries", The Washington Post, May 12, 1984, p. C-2.
Lewis, JoAnn, "Galleries", The Washington Post, 1984, 83, 82, 79, 78, 76.
Secrest, Meryle, "Galleries", The Washington Post, September 6, 1975, p. D7.

Group Exhibitions

2009 "A Visual Feast" Sarah Silberman Gallery, Montgomery College, Rockville MD.
2007 "All in the Family", American University Museum, Washington, DC.
2005, 2006 "Faces of the Fallen Iraq Project", Women"s Memorial in Arlington National Cemetery.
2002 "Journey to Immortality", Multi Media Installation, Art-O-Matic", Washington, DC.
2004 "Going Beyond", Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC.
2001 "Cairo 98-01", American Embassy, Cairo, Egypt.
2000 "American Artists In Vietnam", Pyramid Atlantic, Saigon, Vietnam.
1997 "Maps", American Embassy, Gold Coast, Africa.
1996 "Metamorphosis", Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC.
  "Global Focus", The National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC.
1995 "Graphic Legacy", The National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC.
1992 "Irene Leach Memorial Exhibition", Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, VA .
1991 "California Society of Printmakers", Berkeley Arts Center Gallery, Berkeley, CA.
1990 "Contemporary American Printmaking", Selby Gallery at Ringling School of Art, Sarasota, FL.
  "Art in Embassies Collection", American Embassy, Bogota, Columbia.
1987 "People, Places and Things", Philadelphia Print Club, Philadelphia ,PA.
  "39th North American Print Exhibition", Boston Printmakers, Danforth Museum, Framingham, MA.
1986 "Hanpex-Heart of America National Print Exhibition", Museum of Art and Archaeology, Columbia, MO.
  "29th North Dakota Print and Drawing Annual", North Dakota Museum of Art, Grand Forks, ND.
1985 "A Washington Selection", Fendrick Gallery, Washington, DC.
"Boston Printmakers 37th National Exhibition", Brandeis University, Boston, MA.
1984 "Miami International Print Biennial", North Miami Museum, Miami, FL.
1983 "New Appearances, Works on Paper from the Norton Collection", Norton Gallery of Art, W. Palm Beach, FL.
1978 "Art in the Embassies Program", United States Department of State International Traveling Exhibition.
1974 "Maryland Biennial", The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD.
1972 "Maryland Annual Exhibit", The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD.
  "Painting Biennial 1", Anderson Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA.
  15th Annual Juried Show", Academy of Arts, Easton, MD.
  "Invitational Fall Season Show", Academy of Arts, Easton, Maryland, Purchase Award.