My work is an exploration of what is hidden and what is revealed—whether in a visual, emotional or historical sense. Working with layers, both physically and visually, allows me to explore this complexity. Barbara Bushey has been working in textiles for over 25 years. Her work has appeared three times in Quilt National, as well as many juried shows throughout the country and overseas. Her work is in the permanent collections of The White House, Washington DC, the University of Wyoming, and Hillsdale College, and many private collections. The work has been published in Art/Quilt Magazine and the Surface Design Journal. Bushey is Professor of Art at Hillsdale College, where she teaches design and art history.
Barbara's ArtPrize Entries
These are Barbara's official ArtPrize entries from this year and past years.
Barbara's Past Work
These are images of past work that Barbara has done.