Barb Sherin is an entrepreneur and self-taught painter, who at a very young age, was bit by the fashion bug. Her interest in designing had her juggling both senior year in High School and training at The French Fashion Academy in New York City. She attended Parsons School of Design and was shortly introduced to the music industry. At the same time, she pursued her passion for painting. Her collaboration with Pioneer Hip Hop Photographer, Al Pereria, landed her paintings in magazines with recording artists, Schoolly D, MC Ren, Yoyo, Tevin Campbell, Wu Tang Clan, and more.
In 1992, Hip Hop Icon MC Lyte & Golden-Age Hip Hop Lyricist Lin Que opened up a management & production company called Ace Entertainment. There, Barb learned the vast importance of Marketing & Promotion.
In 1999, Barb & Lin Que joined forces to launch Queb, a small yet progressive creative firm. Queb has developed into an avant-garde team of visionaries that deliver tailor-made solutions for combating creative monotony. They coined the term “Graphic Poetry.” Call on them…”When You Need to Stand Out, While You’re Blending In!”™
She continues her love for painting… "Painting is my life. It lets me express everyday Life… whether inspired by Someone… Something… Somewhere… a Moment."
Barb Sherin currently lives and works in New York City and Barcelona, Spain.
Handpicked to show at The Other Art Fair presented by Saatchi Art
in Los Angeles 28-31 March 2019
Art Basel Miami - Nov. 30th - Dec. 4, 2016
(The Artbox.Gallery, Zug, Switzerland - theartboxproject.world)
Artist featured by Saatchi Art in a collection curated by Rebecca Wilson
inspired by Basquiat.
Showed at the The Other Art Fair