2002 Copy Cat, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, NY

2000 Millennium Bugs, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, NY

1996 Little Congregation, Carriage House Project Space, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, NY

1982 Recent Acquisitions, Albright-Knox Gallery, Buffalo, NY

1981 Be My Valentine, Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, DE

1979 New York Now, Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ

1977 New Jersey Biennial, Newark Museum, Newark, NJ

1974 Contemporary Reflections, Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, CT

1974 Large Scale Painting, New Britain Museum of Art, New Britain, CT


2011 A.I.R. Gallery, NYC, November

2009 A.I.R. Gallery, NYC, May-June

2006 A.I.R. Gallery, NYC, October

2002 Lehman College Art Gallery, Lehman College, CUNY, Bronx, NY

2001 The Gallery of South Orange, South Orange, NJ

2001 Lehman College Library, CUNY, Bronx, NY

1999 Women’s Studio Workshop, Rosendale, N.Y

1999 Hartnett-Murray Gallery, NYC

1997 Art in General, NYC

1997 A.I.R. Gallery, New York City

1996 Parsons School of Design, Gimbel Library, NYC

1993 Tribeca 148 Gallery, Art Initiatives, NYC

1987 Manhattanville College, Purchase, NY

1987 University of Bridgeport, Bridgeport, CT

1986 Marilyn Pearl Gallery, NYC

1986 Leighton Gallery, Bluehill, ME

1984 Marilyn Pearl Gallery, NYC

1983 Nina Freudenheim Gallery, Buffalo, NY

1981 Marilyn Pearl Gallery, NYC

1979 Marilyn Pearl Gallery, NYC 

1975 Briarcliff College Museum of Art, Briarcliff Manor, NY


2012 In Between, Les Territoires Gallery, Montreal, Canada, upcoming November, 2012

2011 Mapping the Surface, Central Booking Gallery, NYC

2011 Vestige: Traces of Reality, curated by Jill Connor, A.I.R. Gallery, NYC, and Konsthallen, Sandviken, Sweden, June-July

2011 Earthwork, Central Booking Gallery, NYC, April-June

2010 Lehman College 25th Anniversary Salon, curated by Susan Hoeltzel, NYC

2010 Works on Paper curated by Kate Teale, Big and Small Casual Gallery, NYC

2009 Locks in Translation curated by JoAnne McFarland, A.I.R. Gallery, NYC

2009 He, She, It―Third Person Singular, curated by Barbara O’Brien, Art Institute of Boston, Lesley University, Marran Gallery,

                    Cambridge, MA

2008 A.I.R. Gallery: The History Show, Part I, A.I.R. Gallery, NYC

2008 Scene Change, A.I.R. Gallery, NYC

2007 One True Thing, curated by Dena Muller, A.I.R. Gallery, NYC

2007 One True Thing, Putney School Art Gallery, Putney, Vermont

2006 AIR Gallery in Budapest, 2B Gallery, Budapest, Hungary

2006 Generations, A.I.R. Gallery, NYC, 2006

2005 ID/id, members’ exhibition, curated by Dena Muller, A.I.R. Gallery, NYC

2004 Generations, A.I.R. Gallery, NYC, 2004

2003 LandEscape 2003, Mount Desert Symposium in the Arts, Mount Desert, ME

2003 Collecting Thoughts, (3-person exhibition), Kristen Frederickson Gallery, NYC

2002 Art for Now, Kristen Frederickson Gallery, NYC

2002 Artist Books, 5+5 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2002 9/11, Eastern Shore Art Center Galleries, Fairhope Ala.

2000 Scarecrows/Higher Elevations, College of the Atlantic, Bar Harbor, ME

1999 The Paper Show, Hartnett-Murray Gallery, NYC

1999 I Object: Sculptural Artists’ Books, Parsons School of Design, NYC

1998Corning Estate Installation, Cold Springs, NY

1997 Faculty Leave Exhibition, Parsons School of Design Galley, NYC

1997 The Bathing Suit Show, Elsa Mott Ives Gallery, YWCA, NYC

1997 Multiplism as a Feminist Strategy, WCA Exhibition, Phoenix Gallery. NYC

1995 Tenth Anniversary Exhibition, Lehman College Art Gallery, NYC

1995 Lost and Found, Nabisco Corporation Gallery, East Hanover, NJ

1994 Drawing Together, Nina Freudenheim Gallery, Buffalo,  NY

1994 Parsons School of Design Gallery, NYC, 1983, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994

1992 Works on Paper, (3-person exhibition), Kathryn Sermas Gallery, NYC

1992 360, Pino Molica Gallery, Rome, Italy/NYC

1991 Parsons School of Design Gallery, NYC,

1989 Invitational, Richard Gasperi Gallery, New Orleans, LA

1981 Photofusion, Pratt Institute Gallery, NYC

1980 Works on Paper, Marilyn Pearl Gallery, NYC

1979 Word/Object/Image, Rosa Esman Gallery, NYC


2012 Nancy Weiss, Naturally@UConn, University of Connecticut College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, online quarterly,  winter,

2011 Charlotta Kotik, “Barbara Siegel’s Walls of Wonders,” catalogue essay, Arboretum exhibition, A.I.R, NYC.

2011 Mitchell Portnoy, Bulletin, New York Mineralogical Club, online February, 2011

2010 Susan Robinson, “New York City Mineral Artist,” Rocks and Minerals Magazine, March/April 2010

2010 Ruth E. Kott, “Hairy Tales,” University of Chicago Magazine UCHIBLOGO,online, February 2010

2009 Barbara O’Brien, “Does Gender Matter? He, She, It-Third Person Singular,” catalogue essay, Art Institute of Boston,

                    Lesley University, Marran Gallery

2008 John Perreault, “What do Women Want?” Artopia Artsjournal (

2008 Meredith Drum, “In Residence: A History of A.I.R. Gallery,”afilm produced by A.I.R. Gallery and Fales Library and Special

                    Collections, NYU, September 2008

2007 Carl Little, Art in America, February, 2007

2006 Carl Glassman, “Wally’s World,” The Tribeca Tribune, October, 2006

2002 Nancy Princenthal, Art on Paper, July/August 2002

2002 Davina Sukumar, Meridian, Vol. 41 No.1, September, 2002

2002Gary Axelbank, “Bronx Talk AM,” interview on Bronxnet TV, September, 2002

2001 Sharla A. Stewart, “Collective Efforts,” University of Chicago Magazine, October 2001

2001 Dan Bischoff, “Panorama Ponderings,” The Star-Ledger, June22, 2001

2000 Nan Lincoln, The Bar Harbor Times, August, 2000

2000 Beth Lewis “Artist of the Month,”, March, 2000

1999 Jeanne Wilkinson The Tribeca Tribune,  May, 1999

1997 Jeannie Moos, CNN-TV, June 12, 1997

1996 Helen Harrison, “Works on View Both Inside and Outside”, The New York Times, Sunday, August 18, 1996

1986 Greg Masters Arts Magazine, April, 1986

1986 Harvey Stein, Artists Observed, Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1986

1984 Ronny Cohen Artnews Magazine, December, 1984

1983 Anthony Bannon, The Buffalo News, March, 1983

1982 Susan Paul, The Brooklyn Phoenix, January, 1982

1981 H.D. Coleman, catalogue essay, Photofusion,  catalogue essay, Pratt Institute, NYC

1981 Sarah Cecil, Artnews Magazine, October, 1981

1979 Susan C. Larsen, Arts Magazine, September, 1979

1979 Kay Larson, The Village Voice, October, 1979

1978 Peter Frank, The Village Voice, October, 1978


2011 Barbara Siegel, “Rock Stars: Art and Mineralogy,” Central Booking Magazine, April, 2011

2006 A.I.R. Gallery Print Portfolio, boxed edition of 10, with introduction by Carey Lovelace, published by A.I.R. Gallery, NYC, 2006

2004 Barbara Siegel, “Constructing the Grid,” 100 Creative Drawing Ideas, Edited by Anna Held Audette, Shambhala Press,

                    Boston, 2004

2002 The Lint Collection, a color edition of 5 and a black and white edition of 10 artist‘s books, NYC, 2001 (reviewed by Nancy

                    Princenthal in Art on Paper, July/August, 2002).

2001 Illustrations published in Contemplate, The International Journal of Secular Jewish Thought

2000  World Over World,an edition of 30 handmade artist’s books  with text by Gary Schwartz, published by Women’s Studio Workshop,        

                    Rosendale, NY

1983 Barbara Siegel, "New Ways to Use Your Bean," Teachers and Writers Magazine, May, 1983,Teachers and Writers Press, NYC.

1983 Appearances Magazine,  New York, Spring, 1983,  reproduction of  painting, “Barbet”

1979 Barbara Siegel, "Teaching Art: Examining the Creative Process," Journal of a Living Experiment, edited by Philip Lopate,

                    Teachers and Writers Press, NYC, 1979

1977 Barbara Siegel, "Metamorphosis: A Drawing Project," Teachers and Writers Magazine, Dec.1977

1977 Barbara Siegel, “Theater Dolls,” The Whole Word Catalogue, Ed. Bill Zavatsky /Ron Padgett, McGraw Hill

1975 Contributing Editor, contemporary art and artists, The Columbia Encyclopedia,  NYC.

1975 Illustrations for Eight Essays in Classical Humanities, R.F. Publishing, NJ

1967 Illustrations for Characters drawn from the pen of Sir Thomas Overbury, Frumious Press, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 1967


2011 McCauley Honors College, Lehman College, CUNY

2011 New York Mineralogical Club, NYC, NY

2006 Ernst Museum, Budapest, Hungary, AIR Gallery artists’ panel

2004 Marymount College, Tarrytown, NY

2001 Lehman College, CUNY,  Bronx, NY

1988 Lehman College, CUNY, Bronx, NY, City in the Humanities Lecture

1987 Parsons School of Design, Illustration Department

1987 Manhattanville College, Brownson Gallery

1986 University of Bridgeport, Carlson Gallery

1986 YWCA, NY, Women in Art Panel

1979 Sarah Lawrence College


2004 Juror, Scholastic National Art & Writing Awards

2002 Juror, Women’s Studio Workshop 2003-4 artist-book grants

1999 Recipient, Artist Book Grant, Women’s Studio Workshop


University of Chicago, B.A.

NYU, Institute of Fine Arts, Graduate work towards M.A. in Art History,

Art Students League, NY, two years painting study with Peter Golfinopoulos


1982-2013 Parsons the New School for Design, Adjunct Associate Professor, School of Design Strategies.

2010-11 Sung Shin Women’s University, Seoul, Korea, Visiting Professor, Department of Western Painting and Department of

                    Oriental Painting.

1985-86, 1994, 1995 Lehman College, CUNY, Bronx, NY, Adjunct Lecturer

1979-1980 New York University, NYC, Adjunct Lecturer in Fine Arts, School of Continuing Ed.

1974-1983 Teachers and Writers Collaborative, NYC, Artist-in-Residence, NYC Public Schools


A.I.R. Gallery, NYC.

Central Booking Gallery, NYC

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