Barbara Shapiro is an Artist  and Printmaker

Barbara was born in New York, moved to Florida, then to Washington, D.C. for graduate school and later returned to New York to begin her career. She was the Media Director of a New York City Advertising Agency, the Director of Public Relations for a Museum (International Center of Photography) and then spent the next 20+ years in the word of Fashion and Beauty.

Her prints, paintings and drawings range from abstract to representational. She is  able to draw from her visual vocabulary to develop ways of making works that are rich, layered and experimental. 

Both her printmaking and paintings have been exhibited in galleries in New York City; in Westchester, New York and in several galleries in Connecticut. She is a member of the Katonah Museum Artists' Association, the Silvermine Guild of Artists and the Center for Contemporary Printmaking.