Posts Tagged: Lily Olive


A first chance to see works in progress / experimental practice by a range of emerging and established artists working in diverse forms of live performance. PLUS DJ/ VJ, films, drinks by donation….
Supervised children welcome!

Delaine Le Bas – New performance work, older film work.
“They have made their mistake. They have let me live”- Jack Smith

Mia C – Part of an ongoing series of works that explore “control & order” this piece will examine the process of repetition via live art painting and film.

Charlotte CHW – experimental visuals and sound work in the vault

Lily Koto Olive – Australian-born, Brooklyn-based multimedia artist, writer, musician and maker of immersive alternative perceptual realities.

Al Strachan – Plays with aquarium aerators, brass and bicarbonate of soda.

Jason Williams – Will be testing new equipment and practicing his entertainer / anathama routine.

SumEx2015_eviteHi! I am so happy to invite you to view my painting Epilogue at the Flowers Gallery Summer Exhibition, opening this Thursday 6/18/15 6-8 pm in Chelsea, NYC. 529 West 20th st., 3rd floor. The show was curated by Matthew Flowers (gallerist), Martha Schwendener (art critic) and Lesley Dill (artist), and will hang until until July 16th.


Happy Summer from NYC everyone.

Xo, Lily


Curator Luca Curci interviews me about my art film Pelo Amor de Deus I exhibited in Venice, Italy earlier this year! Thanks Luca Curci 🙂

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Painter Adam LaMothe and I that will be hanging some of our newest paintings in a two-person show for the next two weeks in the LES at Barramundi Bar (67 Clinton St., New York, NY 10002).  Soft opening is tomorrow, Monday 3/30 6pm til late. Come day helllooo! Thanks to curator & artist Cameron McCoolFlyer_TGIM 2 for organizing this show.

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Hola. Commo esatas? Bien bien!!
I am here at Altos de Chavon on an artist and art teaching residency in La Romana, Dominicana Republica.
It is incredible, and I am feeling so inspired and grateful to be here. I have been making so many paintings trying to capture the overwhelming beauty in the nature here. Also rediscovering monoprinting and other printmaking techniques and enjoying that. I am here til September 1st. 🙂



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Hi friends! My Kickstarter campaign for my upcoming artist residency in La Romana, DR has 6 days remaining! Thanks for the support, pledge if you can! Great way to get a piece for a good price and help support my teaching career at the same time. 🙂

So excited to announce that I have been awarded the Altos de Chavon Teaching Residency by the New York Academy of Art! They’re sending me to the Dominican Republic (La Romana) this August where I will get to teach a History of Painting Techniques & Contemporary Art course.

We Are Coming To Freak You Out

I have a video piece in the group show We’re Coming To Freak You Out which opens in Wroclow, Poland at Galeria Sztuki Współczesnej MD_S tnite! Pleased to be showing with a group of very talented international artists and friends: Klaus Katsu Jan Pötter Weronika Skonieczna Kihyun Park Marco Ugolini Florian Rosier Florian Rosier from Leipzig, Germany, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Sao Paulo, Brazil, Wroclaw, Poland & Seoul, Korea. Wish I could be there.

In front of my painting Melody of Solitude with NBMAA director Douglas Hyland.

In front of my painting Melody of Solitude with NBMAA director Douglas Hyland.

Pretty thrilled to have two of my paintings hanging right now at

My Future Ghosts little rat painting hanging in Mini Masterpieces

My Future Ghosts little rat painting hanging in Mini Masterpieces

My Mum and brother Eli came to support me, which really meant a lot. We had an amazing evening, and I want to thank everyone at the museum for being so kind and encouraging to me. Means a lot.

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with my Mum Kathryn Olive and my brother Eli Olive... <3

with my Mum Kathryn Olive and my brother Eli Olive… <3[/caption] [caption id="attachment_858" align="aligncenter" width="768"]with the lovely Marina Luri-Clark, gala organizer surpreme with the lovely Marina Luri-Clark, gala organizer surpreme

with my Mum and NBMAA friends

with my Mum and NBMAA friends

Future Ghosts

Excited to have my painting “Future Ghosts” ( oil, acrylic and airbrush on paper, 5″ x 7″, 2014) in the upcoming “Mini Masterpieces” auction this May at