Beth Barron


April 2018 Solo Exhibition . Phipps Art Center. Hudson, WI
April 2017 Solo Exhibition W83 Gallery Redeemer Presbyterian Church. New York, NY


October 2016 “me & You” The Gallery Space, The Living Arts Centre. Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
May 2016 “Recycle” BWAC Gallery. Brooklyn, NY.
April 2016 “Stories of Migration: Contemporary Artists Interpret Diaspora” The Textile Museum, GW University, Washington DC
October 2015 "Flights of Fancy", Northbrook Public Library, Northbrook, IL “Best Use of Materials”
September 2015 One month Fellowship to Vermont Studio Center.
March 2012 "ArtQuilt Elements" Wayne Art Center. Wayne, PA. BEST NEW ARTIST AWARD.
December 2011 "Craftforms 2012". Wayne Art Center. Wayne, PA JUROR'S AWARD
November 2011 Presentation at LuAnn Dummer Center for Women. Slide lecture
October 2011 Solo Show Shoebox Gallery. "Bandages & Wounds". Minneapolis, MN
June 2011 “Skimming the Surface" O’Shaughnessy Gallery. University of St. Thomas St. Paul, MN
May 2011 “Uncommon Visions” Tychman Shapiro Gallery. Minneapolis, MN
February 2011 “WCA National Juried Exhibition” New Century Artists Gallery. New York, NY
December 2010 “Sacred Space” Sabes JCC - Tychman Shapiro Gallery. Minneapolis, MN
September 2009 “ARTmn 2009: The Precious Object” Hennepin County Central Library. Minneapolis, MN
June 2009 “Nothing New” Textile Center Joan Mondale Gallery. Minneapolis, MN JUROR’S AWARD.
November 2007 "Mantras & Mandalas" Solo Exhibition. Phipps Art Center. Hudson, WI
November 2006 “Nature / Culture:Beth Barron & Lewis Knauss". Society for Contemporary Craft. Pittsburgh, PA
September 2006 “Folk Nouveau” Metro State University Gallery. St. Paul, MN
July 2006 “Memory from a Place: Beth Barron & Lewis Knauss” One Mellon Gallery. Pittsburgh, PA
December 2005 “Craftforms 2005” Wayne Art Center. Wayne, PA
September 2005 “National Juried Bead & Fiber Exhibit”. Delaplaine Visual Arts Center. Frederick, MD
July 2005 “Nothing New” Textile Center Joan Mondale Gallery. Minneapolis, MN
May 2005 “Approachable Fibers” Target Gallery. Saint John’s University. Collegeville, MN
September 2004 “Repair & After” Solo Exhibition. Tychman Gallery. Sabes JCC of Minneapolis, MN
June 2004 “All the Wiser” MCAD Women’s Art Institute Faculty Exhibition MCAD Gallery.Mpls, MN
May 2004 “Opening Doors, Opening Minds” Outsiders and Others Gallery. Minneapolis, MN
April 2004 “Strands of Fabrication” Fe Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA
March 2004 “Putting It Together” Luann Dummer Gallery, University of St. Thomas. St. Paul, MN
October 2003 “Juried Fiber Show” Minnetonka Center for the Arts, Minnetonka, MN
October 2003 Solo Exhibition. Hennepin County Medical Center . Public Art Program. Minneapolis, MN
January 2003 “A Common Thread 2003” Textile Center Gallery. Minneapolis, MN45
January 2003 “Simple Details” Minneapolis Foundation Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
January 2003 “Stitched Myth” Memorial Gallery, Madison, WI
November 2002 “Stitched Myth” Albion College Gallery, Albion, MI
October 2002 “About Place: Fiber Art for Interiors” Art Resources Gallery. St. Paul, MN
September 2002 “Stitched Myth” Kingsfoot Gallery Madison, WI
June 2002 “Crafts National 36” Zoller Gallery Central Pennsylvania Festival State College, PA
March 2002 “Celebrating Women” University of St. Thomas. St. Paul, MN
December 2001 “Sacred Connections” Bloomington Art Center. Bloomington, MN
November 2001 “Stitches of Hope” Textile Center Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
October 2001 “Fine Fiber: Art for the 21st Century” SOFA Chicago. Chicago, IL
September 2001 “22nd WARM Annual Juried Exhibition” Intermedia Arts Gallery. Minneapolis, MN
August 2001 Minnesota State Fair Fine Arts Exhibit St. Paul, MN
July 2001 “Nothing New: Fiber Art from Recycled Materials” MCAD Gallery. Minneapolis, MN
June 2001 “Crafts National 35” Zoller Gallery. State College, PA
February 2001 “Threads of A Truth” Arts on Grand. Spencer, IA (Solo Exhibition)
November 2000 “Telling Textiles” Catherine G. Murphy Gallery. College of St. Catherine, St. Paul, MN
July 2000 “Exuberant Fibers” Paramount Arts District. St. Cloud, MN
June 2000 “Material Desires” Rochester Art Center. Rochester, MN
April 2000 “Seeing Through the Surfaces” Fine Line Creative Arts Center. Chicago, IL
March 2000 “Private Investigations” University of St. Thomas Gallery. Minneapolis, MN
January 2000 “A Common Thread 2000” Hopkins Center for the Arts.
January 2000 “SBA Textile Show 2000” The Netherlands
October 1999 Gallery 121 Toronto, Canada
October 1999 “Intimate Fibers” Raymond Gallery. St. Paul, MN
June 1999 Gage Gallery Augsburg College. Minneapolis, MN
June 1999 “Uncommon Threads” College of Visual Arts Gallery. St. Paul, MN
June 1999 “More Uncommon Threads” Jax Gallery. Minneapolis, MN
February 1999 “WARM Female Portraits” Larson Art Gallery.. St. Paul, MN
May 1998 “Beadworks 1998” Dairy Barn Cultural Arts Center. Athens, OH
April 1998 “Architextural Motifs” Bourges, France
August 1997 18th Annual W.A.R.M. Exhibition Intermedia Arts Gallery. Minneapolis, MN


Surface Design Journal Winter 2013
SAQA Journal Fall 2012
“Bead Art” by Alice Korach A Passion for the Creative Life by Mary Sheppard Burton
Lapidary Journal. April 1998 Craft Art International No. 57, 2003
American Craft. October 1999 Fiberarts Design Book 7 edited by Susan Mowery Kieffer
American Craft . December 2000 Embroidery Magazine July/August 2004
Surface Design Journal. Winter 2001 Surface Design Journal Spring 2005
American Craft Feb/Mar 2002


Museum of Arts & Design (Formerly known as
The American Craft Museum)
University of St. Thomas Amy Hilden and James Reid
Matthew Smith and Lauren Stringer Steven E. Mayer
Ambassador Press Karl Groth
Carol Stoddart
Linda Pollari
Chris Allen-Wickler
Peregrine Capital Management

Public Presentations

Presenting lecturer and artist 2004, 2003, 2001
Minneapolis College of Art and Design
Summer Intensive Program “Women’s Art Institute”
Guest Artist
Metropolitan State University, St. Paul, MN
Guest Artist
University of Minnesota, Studio Arts Department
Guest Artist
College of St. Catherine, Philosophy Department
St. Paul, Minnesota