Barbara Koenen
UNUM
UNUM is my new exhibit space adjacent to the studio in East Garfield Park. I am excited to show work by artists I admire and sometimes my own as well. Email me at unummunu1@gmail.com or call 312-909-5902 to schedule an appointment.
A New Chapter, Summer 2016
In July 2016, I began a new chapter of my professional and creative life. I left my job of 23 years with the City of Chicago. What a ride it has been!

Read the highlights on my blog.
Art Prize, Grand Rapids Art Museum, September 2011
Art Prize at the Grand Rapids Art Museum, Sept 21 - Oct 9, 2011. Art Prize is an amazing event with thousands of people looking at, and talking about, art.
"Muse" Pomegranates and Hand Grenades
My essay explores the unlikely intersection of pomegranates and hand grenades. It appeared in Gastronomica Journal of Food and Culture, Summer 2011.
Photography by William Zbaren
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