Bea Bar Kallos was born in Budapest, Hungary in 1978. After working for almost 15 years in film and theater, she decided to start a career as a photojournalist. She started in 2009 as an intern at the Hungarian National News Agency, and a year later she became a stringer at the agency.
She is currently residing in Tel Aviv, Israel.
In 2019 Bar won 1st prize in category Society and Community in Israel's press photo contest, Local Testimony (עדות מקומית), and a certificate for Curator's choice.
Over the years she received numerous awards of The Hungarian Pictures of the Year. Her work was exhibited in New York, Warsawa, Budapest, Milan and Jerusalem, and Tel Aviv.