Israel Barber was born in Stoughton and raised in Brockton, MA. He began working in the studios at Gateway Arts in 2016.
Barber is a skilled draftsperson, having spent much of his life drawing and cartooning. He enjoys creating detailed depictions of animals using a variety of source material, and also puts great care and energy into creating works inspired by television and film.
Barber’s work has been exhibited at the Gateway Gallery.