Barbara Sullivan

Part-Time Lecturer

Barbara Sullivan is a painter/sculptor and installation artist living in Maine. She works in the age–old medium of fresco, which she learned when she was the head cook at The Skowhegan School of Sculpture and Painting. She teaches drawing foundations at The University of Maine Farmington. She also teaches fresco workshops; including, The Aspen Institute, The Farnsworth Museum, Haystack Mountain School, Pratt Institute, Bowdoin, Colby, and The University of Maine.

In 2007, Sullivan had her first solo Museum Exhibition, at The University of Maine Museum. She has shown widely in Maine and in New York, recently in, “Fresco, Off The Wall” at The Hudson Guild Gallery. She has received Adolph and Esther Gottlieb and The Pollock/Krasner Grants.

Represented by Caldbeck Gallery in Rockland, ME


  • MFA Vermont College
  • BA University of Maine at Farmington
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