Barbara Demšar was born in 1969 in Kranj, Slovenia. She graduated at University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Education, Department of painting in 1997 (under Professor Herman Gvardjančič). Since 1997 she is a member of ZDSLU and Association of artists Škofja Loka.She lives and works as a free-lance artist in Škofja Loka. She partcipated in over 100 solo and group exhibitions and in 38 Art workshops in Slovenia and abroad. She also received 20 awards for her work in Slovenia, Croatia and US.