Ashley joined the De La Warr Pavilion in 2014, with over 20 years experience as an artist and educator developing and delivering innovative, participatory public realm arts projects.
After graduating from the Royal College of Art in 1995, Ashley went on to become an Associate Partner with muf architecture/art from 1996 – 2005. Since then she has worked collaboratively with a number design practices including erect architecture, East architecture/landscape/urban design and Gort Scott Architects. She has lead projects for organisations including The Building Exploratory, Open City, Tate Britain, Camden Arts Centre, English Heritage and the London Legacy Development Corporation.
In her role at the De La Warr Pavilion she continues to facilitate learning through the arts, establishing effective creative relationships and strategies to nurture partners’ and audiences’ aspirations and develop their capacity to be more aware of and assertively involved in the arts and in their communities.