Professor Barry is an artist and writer whose work crosses a number of disciplines: performance, installation, sculpture, architecture, photography and new media.
Professional Title: Professor | Director of MFA in Visual Arts Program
Areas of Academic Focus and Expertise: Research-based practice utilizing installation, architecture and design, film/video, performance, sculpture, photography, and new media.
Education: Undergraduate studies: Architecture | Fine Art – various institutions
Graduate studies: Fine Art, Rhetoric, Film and Literary Theory, Performance, Film/Video – University of California, Berkeley | San Francisco Art Institute
MA, Computer Graphics, New York Institute of Technology, New York, 1987
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Judith Barry has exhibited internationally at such venues as the Berlin Biennale, Venice Biennale of Art/Architecture, Sao Paolo Biennale, Nagoya Biennale, Carnegie International, Whitney Biennale, and the Sydney Biennale, among many others. In 2000 she was awarded the Kiesler Prize for Architecture and the Arts, and in 2001 she won Best Pavilion at the Cairo Biennale. Recent full-time teaching positions include VAP (now ACT) at MIT, Boston (2002-2003) and Merz Akademie, Stuttgart, Germany (2003–2005). Her work is in the collection of MoMA, NYC, Whitney Museum, NYC, Generali Foundation, Vienna, MCA, San Diego, Pompidou Center and FNAC, Paris, Le Caixa, Barcelona, Goetz collection, Munich, Frac Lorraine, Metz, CIFO, Miami among many others world-wide. A survey of her work is traveling in Europe, most recently Berardo Museum, Lisbon, Portugal in 2010. The first installment of her project Cairo stories premiered at the Sharjah Biennial in March 2011.
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