Barbara Stanczak

Sculpture In Stone and Wood



Contact: Barb.Stanczak@gmail.com

© Barbara Stanczak 2016-2017.

Biography

Personal Life

1941

Born in Hamm, Germany

1960

Came to the U.S. on a student visa

1963

Married artist Julian Stanczak

1968

Became an American citizen

2 children, Danusia and Christopher

Education

1957

Apprenticeships with mural painter, executing frescos and wall mosaics for churches, Münster, Germany

1957 – 59

School of Arts and Crafts, (Werkkunstschule) Münster, Germany

1960 – 63

Apprenticeship painting frescos with artist grandfather in Cincinnati, Ohio at the Art Academy of Cincinnati, (Fine Arts, majors in painting and print –making, minors in sculpture and graphic design)

1962 – 64

Xavier University, Cincinnati, Liberal Arts

1966 – 75

Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, (major German Literature, graduating Magna Cum Laude in Art Education)

1990

Master of Arts in Art Education/Art History from Case Western Reserve University

Employment

1975 – 76

Art teacher, Parma School System

1976 – 2011

Professor, Cleveland Institute of Art

Bibliography

Parallel Paths – Singular Quest: Barbara Stanczak and Julian Stanczak, the Cleveland Artists Foundation, essays by Joe Houston & Ursula Korneitchouk, Cleveland, 2008

Form + Response: Barbara Stanczak, essay interview by Julie Karabenick, The Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, 2012