Barbara is a Swiss artist who lives in France. She moved there in 1988 and consequently received French nationality in2003. Barbara has studied and practiced painting in various countries, including her native Switzerland; France, and the US.
Her work is therefore culturally rich and full of various influences. Depending on her residency, her work depicts varied locations; sometimes it might be industrial region, some other time rural part of France. Although the artist paint realistically, one can observe a playful string in her slightly blurred pieces.