Education

BFA with honors, Painting Department, Rhode Island School of Design, 2011

 

Exhibits

"Empowerment: Creative Debuts x Nasty Women," Group exhibition, Creative Debuts Gallery, London, 2018

"Drinkin' Smokin' West Coastin'," Group exhibition, Think Tank Gallery, Los Angeles, 2017

L.A. Zine Fest, Los Angeles, 2016

"This is Totally Going To Work Out," Solo exhibition, Think Tank Gallery, Los Angeles, 2015

"To Be Continued..." Solo exhibition, One of Us Gallery, Los Angeles, 2015

Comic & Cartoon Art Annual, Society of Illustrators NYC, 2014

"Rebel," Group Exhibition, JF Chen Gallery/MOCA, Los Angeles, 2012

RISD Painting Department Group Show, Woods-Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI, 2011

 

Press and Publications

"Artists Serving Artists: Lila Ash," short film for Blick Art Materials, May 24, 2018 (see below!)

"Lila Ash x MeToo," MADArtMagazine.com, March 5, 2018

"Lila Ash: The #MeToo Stories Illustrator," ImagineaLady.com, March 4, 2018

"Calum Hall on Empowerment," Interview with Creative Debuts curator, MADArtMagazine.com, March 5, 2018

Regular comics contributor, LA Record Magazine, 2012-present

Storyboarding for short film by Chloe x Halle, directed by Cara Stricker for Parkwood Entertainment

 

Clients

Parkwood Entertainment, Beyonce Knowles, Judd Apatow, Chloe x Halle, The Lenny Letter, Time's Up, Urban Outfitters, DJ Cahleeb, Rush Philanthropic, Cam'ron, The Black Santa Company, United Masters, City of Los Angeles

 

Inspirations

palm trees, politics, true crime, romance, old school cartoons, mommy blogs, people who scrapbook in their spare time, cute dogs

 

Artists Serving Artists - Lila Ash is a retail associate in our West L.A., CA store. Growing up as a bi-coastal artist, Lila Ash had a culturally rich background that helped shape her art to be colorful and energetic.