If you are interested in purchasing any of the work from the event, here’s a link to my new online shop so there’s no weird awkward conversation (still trying to work out bugs, please forgive). For a closer look at the work, check out my instagram. Email olive47 [at] olive47.com for any sales inquiries.
Hi Friends! So, the show went swimmingly and a lot of amazing people showed up. It was super nice meeting all of you and I appreciate that you took the time to come out and play with us. Thanks to Media Lodestar for their nice review of the event. Also, thank you to Garage Project Founders Carolyn Carr […]
Dr.Dax of the Dungeon Family and I are having a Pop-Up Show next week at Garage Projects in the ATL. We’re playing with the dichotomies and similarities in our personas and scope of work.. transforming the space into a “cityscape vs nature-scape” meeting in the middle through urban art symbolism and a collaborative piece. Huh? […]
I put some of the paintings from the colourlovers series up on my etsy page today… (need to clean house, it’s getting crowded in here!). If you are interested either of the two large mandala paintings from the series (shown below), contact me directly, as it was too much of a mess to figure out shipping […]
I just finished a commission for a fellow in Brazil. He asked if I would do a slightly modified version of the mural I did in Sayulita, MX. Here it is.
I just took a few trays of miss cupcakes out of the ol bakery oven and they’re available to you in my storeenvy shop! I’ve taken the time to sign them and throw a mini gocco print in the box for you. At the present, there are a dozen ten available… 5 Strawbers, 2 Mint Olive Chip, 1 Kabluey, […]
HEY! We’re having a little closing reception tomorrow from 5-7:30 at the gallery. If you missed the opening, or just miss hanging out with the paintings, come on by! There are still a few signed miss cupcake toys and gocco prints available as well.
Thank you to everyone who came out in the cold to be part of colourlovers.. We had a really nice positive crowd and a lot of fun with the amazing performances by Brigitte Bidet and The Village Queens, LAM & Friends, and DJ Xavier BLK. I posted an album with the work and some photos […]
Hey there! So here’s ANOTHER awesome promo teaser for my show at Nelson Street Gallery. It was shot and edited by Modou Jallow. You REALLY should come to the show… it will be super fun. I promise. opening reception Friday 12 December | 7-11 pm Nelson Street Gallery 364 Nelson Street Atlanta GA 30313
So, yeah, I’m having another one of those show things, where you come look at my paintings, silently judge me, and run off into the night… except this one is gonna be different. You better come or you’ll miss ALL THE FUN. First, the stats… olive47 presents colourlovers. DECEMBER 12, 7-11… NELSON STREET GALLERY, CASTLEBERRY […]
My friend Adam texted me this morning with a link that simply said “Have you seen this?” No, I had not, but I have now and it is awesome. Yep, that’s the building in Lakewood Heights on Jonesboro Road that I painted in 2012. Enjoy.
THE GOAT FARM ARTS CENTER PRESENTS Drawn to Change | REVERBERATE Benefiting DRAWCHANGE Saturday October 4, 2014, 6pm in Edgar Allen Free Admission, Artwork is available via silent auction* Food and dessert trucks *Auction will close at 10pm RSVP and get more info at their facebook page “We are looking to express how our actions […]
We hung my piece for Art on the Atlanta Beltline last weekend. It was a new experience working with metal and assembling a team to help me get my piece hung at the location the Beltline team assigned me, but it’s up, and hopefully, it makes people happy for the time it’s hanging :) “Playing […]
I got busy ya’ll and forgot to tell you all the stuff I’ve been doing. I was on a panel for Huge Atlanta at The Sound Table on 8/21. Huge Atlanta’s Group Creative Director Derek Fridman (aka Urban Medium) moderated a conversation around risk, creativity, and authenticity with artist olive47, Seven Lamps‘ owner and Executive […]
Also, check it out, here’s a Google map of all the murals and a couple of quick pieces I’ve done in Atlanta. Now you can set a whole day aside and go from painting to painting, soaking in the wisdom and exuberance!
This week, I started working on my buddy, Clementine’s camper. She’s moving to Ann Arbor next month and taking it on the road and wanted a spiffy new paint job for it. I’m currently three days in.. got it lightly sanded, primed, base coats on, and one side muraled, and a second side started… Probably […]
Hey there. Two more murals have been added to the mural project I’m doing in South Atlanta. One is on the back of the Community Centre and the other is on the lower part of a house on Brown St and Crogman (30315) Another three are scheduled in the next month, and then I am […]
Getting ready to start yet another mural today down in South Atlanta. Hopefully, I should be done with this one by the end of the weekend. If you’re down around that way, look around the corner of the community center and I will be there sweating buckets. Maybe if you really like me, you can […]