Millie Toyin Olateju
b. 1996, Liverpool, UK.
millie_o@hotmail.co.uk

Education
2015 – 2019 BA (Hon) Mixed Media Fine Art, University of Westminster, London
2013 – 2015 BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Art and Design, City of Liverpool College, Liverpool

Group Exhibitions

2023 'Love Your Family' - Wunika Mukan Gallery, Lagos, Nigeria 

2022 'Are You Messin'?' - Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool

2022 ‘Refractive Pool: Contemporary Painting in Liverpool’ – Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool

2020 ‘Without Walls’ Black History Month Outdoor Exhibition – Bluecoat Gallery, Blundell Lane, Liverpool

2019 ‘iii’ Westminster Fine Art Mixed Media BA Degree Show – Ambika P3, London

2017 ‘Spilt Milk’ Pop Up Art Café - 45 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch, London

2017 ‘Connect’- London Gallery West Project Space, University of Westminster, London

2015 ‘Looking Outwards” IFB Mayoral Art Competition Exhibition - Museum of Liverpool, Liverpool


Commissions

2023 Ongoing poster design for Otra Liverpool 

2022 Installation for "Are You Messin'?" Group Exhibition, Bluecoat Gallery 
2022 Artwork for Toni Morrison ‘Recitatif’ book cover, Penguin Random House

2021 Public artwork, ice cream cart, Bluecoat Gallery 


Awards and Grants
2021 Liverpool Biennial x 24 Kitchen Street Research and Development Grant
2015 IFB Liverpool Mayoral Art Competition Winner

Publications
2022 Refractive Pool - Contemporary Painting In Liverpool. Brendan Lyons, Josie Jenkins. Pg 76-77


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