Babs Reingold in the studio. Working on “The Last Tree” installation. Photo by Paul Lacy
Venezuela-born American artist Babs Reingold creates sculptures, drawings and installations, focusing on the environment, poverty and beauty .
Reingold has an extensive showing history with solo and group exhibits in galleries and museums from New York to Los Angeles and internationally. Recent exhibits include “Water Over the Bridge: Contemporary Seascapes” at the Morean Art Center, “Planet Ax4+1” at David & Schweitzer Gallery Brooklyn NY, “Skyway: A Contemporary Collaboration” at the St. Petersburg Museum of Fine Arts. Her installation, “The Last Tree” a solo exhibit had a six-month run at Burchfield Penney Art Center Buffalo NY. It had debuted earlier at the ISE Cultural Foundation in SOHO NY.
Other recent showings were a Tribeca solo, The Drawing Rooms in Jersey City and Rutgers’ Feminist Art Project 10-year anniversary and St Petersburg’s Museum of Fine Arts “Measured Life” and “Marks Made: Prints by American Women Artists
Reingold has work in the permanent collections of the Newark Museum, Museum of Fine Arts St Petersburg, countless private collections, including the Savannah College of Art and Design.
Awards include three recent grants from Florida State and Pinellas County respectively. Other awards are from Whitney’s Barbara Haskell, Albright-Knox Art Museum and Atlantic Center for the Arts.
Reingold has served as a mentor and panelist in Creative Pinellas, a county-wide art organization.
Reingold has a MFA from SUNY-Buffalo and BFA from Cleveland Institute of Art. Her major studio is in St Petersburg with viewing space in New York City.