Barbara Zucker received her MFA from Hunter College in New York, where she established her career as an artist. Her work is in the collections of the Lila Acheson Wallace Foundation, The Philadelphia Museum of Art, The Brooklyn Museum, The Whitney Museum of American Art, Indianapolis Museum of Art, Bryn Mawr College, Chase Manhattan Corporation, Kresge Art Museum, University of Massachusetts Amherst, the Portland Museum of Art and many others. Zucker has contributed to many journals including Art Journal, Art in America, and Heresies. She has an extensive curatorial background and founded, with Susan Williams, A.I.R., the first not-for-profit, artist-directed gallery for women artists in the United States. She lives and works in both Vermont and New York.