Barbara Spring-Big Sur Sculptor

Barbara Spring - Big Sur Sculptor

Barbara Spring - Big Sur Sculptor

Big Sur lost Barbara Spring this weekend. She was a noted wood sculptor of human characters, creating installations until the very end of her 94+ energetic years. Her work is owned by numerous private collectors and public museums.

You can read her “Artist’s Statement” and see some of her work at the Hawthorne Gallery.

Here is a video about her work:
Barbara Spring at Hawthorne Gallery

3 comments on “Barbara Spring-Big Sur Sculptor
  1. Barbara’s passing leaves a hole in my creative memory. I will miss her clear eyes and visions in wood.

  2. Gabriel j hyppolite says:

    I loved Barbara .. She was my best artist friend I had martinis and oysters with her at her house a week earlier.
    May you rest in peace dearest Barbara

  3. Meg Paints says:

    Barbara Spring’s work brings maturity and humor together in a refreshing and provocative way. All of us who create or look at art, or both, gain inspiration and solace from her work. Thank you, Barbara, for your art, and, also, for the imaginative and generous family that succeeds you.

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