for Barb Mann 20117 , Artist Descriptions and Connectivity to the World
Ms. Mann reported : Switching from law to art occurred rather unexpectedly, at the Jeu de Paum in Paris, 1968, when a lighting bolt priced my heart. Standing in front of the Sunflowers by Van Gogh., I knew I had been picked by the Master. I had no choice.
Ms. Mann graduated from Wayne State University , in Detroit, her home town with a M.F.A. in printmaking Influenced by the techniques of lithography , such as layering, color super positioning and intaglios techniques of subtracting and adding to the plate., she ,naturally, gravitated to watercolor. After 40 years, of painting she had an Ephinany and met her Muse.
"What took you so long? "she asked.
She addresses current world issues and creates unique visions.