Barbara Paanakker



International artist C.V. 

Barbara Paanakker

31 October 1965


Self taught artist

2001-2005 private teacher in Holland

2008 encaustic class

2011/2012 PNCA Drawing on contemporary issues  (Paul Missal)


2008 - Accolades Gallery, McMinnville, Nov. 2008

2009 - Coconut Cafe Jan. 2009

2010 - Bohemian Treasures, Jan. 2010

  San Fransiscp, April 2010    

          Justice center window gallery downtown Portland, Sep/Nov. 2010     

2011-   Center of Performing arts. (PCPA).  Jan/March 2011

           Spring 2011 "Featured Emerging Artists" Visual Overture Magazine

           Loving Red; The February Red Challenge, The Odgepodge Gallery.   

           Lake Oswego art festival in June 2011

           SiLVER SYNERGYPort Elizabeth, EASTERN CAPE - South Africa

2012 -  3 artist Group show @ Valley art gallery in Forest Grove March/April

2016 - Group show at PDX Airport Concourse A from June till December.


2011 - Visual overture Magazine,Spring 2011 Featured emerging artist

Gallery representation;


Love Art gallery SE Portland, Oregon

Valley Art gallery Forest Grove, Oregon

Hunt and Gather, Pearl district Portland, Oregon

2012- Ongoing member of RiverSea gallery Astoria Oregon 

Gallery group shows;

2008 - Accolades Gallery, McMinnville, Nov. 2008

2009 - APW gallery, NY, March 2009

2010 - Sixth Street Gallery, Vancouver WA. March 2010

  April 2010                   

2011 - Loving Red; The Red Challenge, The Odgepodge Gallery, Sherwood            

2011 - Art on Broadway, Beaverton, Or, Oct. 2011

2012 - Featured artist Valley art gallery, Forest Grove

2012- Featured artist Love Art! gallery, Portland Oregon

2012- Postcards From the edge Riversea gallery Astoria Oregon

Special Achievements;

2011 - Winner Featured emerging artist Front cover ‘Visual overture Magazine’


2012  -  juror at Sequoia Gallery in Hillsboro, Oregon    
2016  -  juror for 2D high school art, Lake Oswego Fesitval of the Arts.
2017  -  holiday show Basic Space gallery Portland
2018  - Januari show Basic Space Gallery portland
2019 - Art on Broadway gallery member 
         -March/April featured artist Art on Broadway gallery