Fort Collins, CO
Barbara Gilhooly was born in North Dakota in 1963. She attended the
University of North Dakota and received her BFA in 1986. Concentrating on
printmaking and sculpture, Gilhooly earned her MFA from Colorado State
University in 1989.
Gilhooly works as a professional artist and maintains an active exhibition
schedule. Recently, her work was shown in Paris, New York, Colorado, and
several exhibitions in the Twin Cities. She works in a variety of
materials and is known for her sculptural wire, paintings on wood panels
and playful 'Misfit' found-object assemblages of aircraft, angels, and Tin
Folk. Gilhooly's paintings are represented by Gallery 360 in Minneapolis.
Gilhooly's work as appeared in numerous publications, including: Interior
Design, Metropolitan Home, Midwest Home & Garden, Metro, Minnesota
Monthly, Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, and Canadian Art.