Edward Barbier

Foundation studies professor


  • B.A., Nicholls State University, 1978
  • M.F.A., University of Illinois, 1980


Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities; Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (permanent collection); Grand Prize, Animals in Art, Strasbourg, France; Award of Merit, Whirlpool Foundation, national touring sculpture exhibition; Award of Merit, Keane Mason Gallery, national sculpture competition; first place, Birmingham Biennial national sculpture competition, Birmingham, Alabama; first place, Beaumont National sculpture competition, Beaumont, Texas


Thirteen: a Savannah artist group

Publications and Presentations

"My father served as a great example of an inspired, enthusiastic teacher whose compassion greatly motivated students. A second source of inspiration is the intellectual energy that I receive from various visual and conceptual works of art."