Watercolour on Saunders Waterford 300gsm HP
38 x 28 cm
Barbara Nicholls, Rain Shadow Desert, 2016
British contemporary artist Barbara Nicholls (b. 1963) studied at Goldsmiths College for a BA Fine Art (1982-86), University of East London MFA (1996-98) and Doctorate in Fine Art (2000-06). She lives and works in London and Bollington, Cheshire. Nicholls has had her work widely and internationally exhibited, including JGM Gallery London (2020 & 2019), The Turnpike, Leigh, (2019) Städtisches Museum- Galerie im Centrum-Wesel, Germany (2019) The New Art Gallery Walsall, (2017), Broken Hill Regional Art Gallery NSW Australia (2017), Museum Kurhaus Kleve Germany (2015). Nicholls has held several residencies including Stiftung zur Förderung zeitgenössischer Kunst Germany (2020, 2019, 2018, 2017 and 2016) The Turnpike Leigh (2019) Mungo National Park NSW, Australia (2016). Nicholls has been the recipient of a number of bursaries and awards including grants from the Arts Council England and the British Council. Her work is held in the collection of Musuem Kurhaus Kleve Germany, The New Art Gallery Walsall UK,Willhelm Kaiser Museum Germany and private collections in UK, France, USA and Iran.