Barbara Kolo was born and educated in New York. Having developed an appreciation for art from an early age, her interest in drawing and painting lead her to attend the High School of Art and Design, followed by the School of Visual Arts. She received her BFA from SVA.
Barbara’s work is represented by JanKossen Contemporary in Basel, Switzerland, Fresh Paint Art Advisors as well as Artspace Warehouse in Los Angeles. She is a member of the Los Angeles Art Association.
Recently, Rebecca Wilson, director at Saatchi Gallery, London has included Barbara’s work in many collections for Saatchi Online, and Artslant the #1 Contemporary Art Network placed Barbara Kolo on their Showcase Watchlist of emerging artists. Her work can be found in public institutions and private collections internationally