Dorothy Gill Barnes

Dorothy Gill Barnes (b. 1927) is a sculptor who works in wood using the bark, branches and roots as she weaves sculptural vessels, often basket-like, that incorporate the unique characteristics of the wood.

She was born in Iowa and currently lives in Ohio. She received a BA and MFA from the University of Iowa. Her work can be found in the collection of the Museum of Arts and Design and the Arkansas Arts Center.

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