Bari Fleischer, M.F.A.

Chair, Graphic Arts and Design, Blitstein Institute for Women

Bari Fleischer is the Chair of Graphic Arts and Design at The Blitstein Institute of Hebrew Theological College, and the Director of the Ralla Klepak Performing Arts Leadership Initiative Sunday Immersion Program.  Bari is a creative consultant for the Ralla Klepak Foundation for Wducation in the Performing Arts, has taught the Music and Art curriculum at Arie Crown Hebrew Day School, and prior to that was the Art Coordinator for Keshet as well as a painting instructor at the Highland Park Senior Center.  In addition, she has performed in productions, written, directed, produced, and created sets for the Chicago Women\'s Charity Performers, HSBY, JCC Apachi Rogers Park, Yachad, OROT, and more. Bari received her BA in Fine Art from Northeastern Illinois University, and her MFA in Fine Art from The San Francisco Art Institute.  She currently is a showing artist in large scale installations, sculpture, and painting, a graphic designer, actor, and creator of set designs for local theater and photographers.