Zahra Ash-Harper

Zahra Ash-Harper

Inclusion Producer

Zahra is a Producer, providing support for current Studio residents. She designs and delivers programmes and events which bring people into the Studio, with particular focus on growing and engaging a diverse community.


 A (personally and professionally) transformative Sundance experience 

Zahra Ash-Harper
Posted on Wed 19 Dec 2018 by Zahra Ash-Harper
Zahra Ash-Harper, Inclusion Producer at Watershed, reflects on the professional and personal lessons she has learned in 2018, particularly during her time as an observer at the Sundance Institute's New Frontier Labs Program

 Visual arts representation: an interview with Jasmine Thompson 

Jasmine Thompson working on one of her murals in the Pervasive Media Studio
Posted on Wed 14 Feb 2018 by Zahra Ash-Harper
In this interview Zahra Ash-Harper, Watershed Producer, talks to illustrator Jasmine Thompson about the murals she created for the Pervasive Media Studio: the process of creating them, what the space means to her, and the importance of representation...

 What is the role of a cultural organisation during Black History Month? 

One of Jasmine Thompson's murals at the Pervasive Media Studio
Posted on Mon 16 Oct 2017 by Zahra Ash-Harper
Zahra Ash-Harper, Watershed Producer, reflects on her year at Watershed working on inclusion and the practical steps we are making, plus asks wider questions about Black History Month and the role of cultural organisations during this time...