Member of the
Melting Pot Co-operative Project
Barbara Ash graduated with a Masters degree on the Sculpture programme at the Royal College of Art and was awarded the prestigious Henry Moore Fellowship from the Henry Moore Foundation, based for one year at Canterbury College of Art. She has been awarded several Artists Grants from the Arts Council of England and was a recipient for the Year of the Artist Award and a "Judges Favourite" (Mary Allen; ex-Secretary-General of the Art's Council of England) in the British Women Artist Annual 2015.
Ash’s work has been presented in solo and curated group exhibitions in U.K, U.S, Europe and Asia and is based in Bristol, U.K. For the last few years she has been working on projects/shows in India as is based for part of the year in the Southern city of Bangalore. She is currently collaborating with Katarina Rasic, a Serbian artist, to project-manage an ongoing initiative "Melting Pot" - showcasing paintings from 4 women artists, connecting artists and galleries from India to East/West Europe.