Olivia Sterling British, b. 1996

b. Peterborough.  Lives and works in London.



2015-2018 BA Fine Art, University of Derby

2018-2020 MA Painting, Royal College of Art



2022 Yowl, Nevven Gallery, Gothenburg, Sweden

2021 White Bread, Cob Gallery, London, UK 

2021 Really Rough Scrubbing Brush, CCA Goldsmiths, London, UK

2021 Clutching at Straws, Volt, Eastbourne, UK

2020 It Clings like a Leech, Guts Gallery, London, UK

2020 A Cure for Nose Bleeds, Marriots Way, Reepham Norfolk

2018 Who is civilised? Gallery No.1, Repton



2021 Selfhood, Berntson Bhattacharjee Gallery, London 

2021 Safe as Milk, Arusha Gallery, Edinburgh

2021 Guts Gallery Introducing, Guts Gallery x Sadie Coles HQ, London, UK

2021 When Shit Hits the Fan Again, Guts Gallery, Online

2020 Curated for Christmas, All Mouth x Bowes-Parris Gallery, London

2020 RCA Black History Online, David Lisbon, Online


2020 Love your symptom, but not too much, Blank Projects, Cape Town 

2020 A Rudimentary Education, Art Lacuna, London

2020 Begin Again, Guts Gallery, Online

2020 BLACK & WHITE, The Orange Garden, Online

2020 50/50, FOLD Gallery, London, UK

2020 London’s New Contemporaries, A Space for Art, Hari Hotel London, UK

2020 Materiality and Connection, curated by Joe Hill, RCA, Online, UK 

2020 Optimistic, Singular and New, curated by Jony Ive, RCA, Online, UK 

2020 Urgency, Wit and Rigour, curated by John Bloomfield, RCA, Online, UK 

2020 I Graduated From My Bedroom curated by Victor Wang, RCA, Online, UK 

2020 Slivers and Remnants curated by Esther Leslie, RCA, Online, UK 

2020 RCA2020, RCA, Online, UK 

2020 Tomorrow: London, White Cube, Online, UK

2020 Without a Painter, Fitzrovia Gallery, London, UK

2020 Snapshot, RCA Hockney Gallery, London, UK

2019 Meet Me in the Kitchen, UCA Farnham, Surrey, UK

2019 Got it for Cheap, House of Vans, London, UK  

2019 Painting from the Other Side, Dyson Gallery, London, UK

2018 WIP, Sackler, RCA Battersea, London, UK

2018 Britannia Mill, Derby, UK

2017 Smoke and Mirrors, Riverlights, Derby, UK

2016 Ilam, Staffordshire, UK

2014 Earth without Art, Spalding, UK



2020 HQI Summer residency, London, UK

2016 Extended Contexts, National Trust IIam, UK



2020 HoP Around with Alexandria Smith, RCA, London

2020 Without a Painter in Conversation with Bolane Tajudeen, London

2019 Artist Talk, UCA Farnham



2018   Pro Vice-Chancellor / Dean's Award 2018 Degree Show Exhibition