Education:



2014-2016: MFA Sculpture, Slade School of Fine Art, University College London


2007-2010: BA (Hons) Fine Art, Byam Shaw School of Art, London



2006-2007: Foundation Diploma in Art & Design, Wimbledon College of Art, London



Solo Exhibitions:



2019: Chute, Ribot, Milan (20 Nov 2019 - 8 Feb 2020)


2018: Roost, Lily Brooke, London


2018: at large, 93 Baker Street, London


2016/17: ZEST, FOLD Gallery, London


2012: Unfurled, The Foundry Gallery at David Le Lay Architects, London


2011: Structural Shift, MoorHouse, London



Selected Group Exhibitions:



2019: Adieu to Old England, The Kids are Alright, Choi & Lager, Cologne (22 Nov 2019 - 16 Feb 2020)


2019: Habitat: Artists making furniture or things that might be confused as furniture, JGM Gallery, London (7 Nov - 7 Dec 2019)


2019: The Size of Thoughts, White Conduit Projects, London


2019: PUNCH: Olivia Bax & Dominic Beattie, Linden Hall Studio, Deal, UK


2018: Harder Edge, Saatchi Gallery, London


2018: Undercurrents, curated by Hot Desque, The Artesian Well, London


2018: In Other Gardens, Exhibit, London


2018: Olivia Bax | Milly Peck | Rafal Zajko, Three Works, Scarborough, UK


2018: New Relics, Thames-Side Studios, London


2018: Surface Matters: Olivia Bax & Ellen Hyllemose, FOLD Gallery, London


2018: The Ground is Good, Modern Painters, New Decorators, Loughborough


2017: A Motley Crew: Caroline Achaintre | Melinda Gibson & Thomas Sauvain | Olivia Bax | Ross Taylor, Larsen Warner, Stockholm


2017: Flat Image, Exhibit, London


2017: Exeter Contemporary Open, Exeter Phoenix, Exeter


2017: Apposite, Barbabette, Berlin


2017: Concrete & Clay, Roaming ROOM, London


2017: Hands On: Olivia Bax & Devlin Shea, Academy of Visual Arts HKBU, Hong Kong


2016: Pool at The Cut, The Cut, Halesworth (in association with Artist Boss)


2016: Holding the Vessel, Chopping Block Gallery, London with London Terrariums


2016: Summer Pop-Up, Glass Cloud Gallery at the Camden People's Theatre, London


2016: RA Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London


2015: UK/RAINE, Saatchi Gallery, London


2015: Plural, Husk Gallery, London


2014: Ellipse: a partial inventory from the West, a3 gallery, Moscow, Russia


2014: Open 2014, Bohunk Institute, Nottingham


2014: A Given Structure, Fringe Arts Bath Festival, Bath


2014: Everything Must Go, Thomas Brothers in association with AIR, London


2013: New Work, Project 2, London


2013: Signs of the City, The Drawing Room in association with UBM, London


2012: Bow Arts Open, Bermondsey Project Space, London


2011: Claire Baily | Olivia Bax | Sarah Dornner (Part 3 of 3 projects by IFF for U8 Projects), Komaki, Japan


2011: Connection Point, The Nunnery Gallery, London



Residencies/Awards/Prizes:



2019/2020: Mark Tanner Sculpture Award Winner


2018: Artist in Residence, Lockbund Sculpture Foundry, Oxfordshire


2017: Additional Award, Exeter Contemporary Open, Exeter Phoenix


2016/17: Artist in Residence, Academy of Visual Arts, Hong Kong Baptist University


2016: Kenneth Armitage Young Sculptor Prize


2016: Dean's List, Slade School of Fine Art, Arts & Humanities, University College London


2015: Public Choice Winner, UK/Raine, Saatchi Gallery, London


2015: British Council INSPIRE exchange, Dhaka, Bangladesh


2013: President's Fellowship, Vermont Studio Center, Vermont, USA


2012: Triangle Workshop, Triangle Arts Association, New York, USA




Publications/Press:


2018: Limited edition risograph publication Roost: text by Hywel Livingtone, images by Olivia Bax.


2018: Interview with Vanessa Murrell in DATEAGLE ART


2018: Review by Cara Bray in Boundary of Roost at Lily Brooke Gallery


2018: Interview in Wall Street International with Jillian Knipe and Lily Brooke at Lilly Brooke Gallery


2018: Review by Jillian Billard in Revelin Magazine of Roost at Lily Brooke Gallery


2018: Interview in DE:FORMAL


2018: Interview in Art Maze Mag, Autumn Issue 9, ISSN no. 2399-892X


2018: Review by Sam Cornish in Instantloveland of at large, 93 Baker Street


2018: Interview with Ann Kim for The Plurist, Royal College of Art Student Paper


2017: Review by Laurence Noga in Saturation Point of ZEST at Fold Gallery, London


2017: Interview with Traction Magazine about ZEST at Fold Gallery, London


2016: Artist Boss by Jenny Dunseath and Mark Wilsher. Published by Wunderkammer Press, ISBN-13: 978-0993551109


2015: impressions by Olivia Bax and Sam Llewellyn-Jones. Limited edition artists' box set. Supported by the British Council, Slade School of Fine Art and University of Dhaka


2014: CARO published by Phaidon, ISBN-13: 978-0714867359. Writing by Olivia Bax discussing working as a studio assistant for Caro


2014: Collaborating with Caro, Symposium at Central Saint Martins, London. Writing by Olivia Bax titled Caro & Collaboration


2012: POOL (edition 1): Featuring Neil Ayling, Anthony Caro, Claire Baily, Olivia Bax, Jean-Philippe Dordolo, Charles Hewlings, Sophie Hoyle and John Wallbank. Edited by Olivia Bax and Sophie Hoyle. (Limited edition - contact artist for details)


2011: IFF at U8. Project - IFF and U8 Projects. Text - Gavin Morrison; Edit & Photo - Eiji Wantanabe; Translation - Yuku Wantanabe, Wataru Nakamura and Eiji Wantanabe





Additional Information:



Olivia Bax and Jean-Philippe Dordolo are the Art Editors for the quarterly magazine AMBIT