Oli Wilson started art from the age of 12. From a young age he was surrounded by art.
His father was a very good illustrator and painter, his Grandmother (Pearl Britton) and Aunt (Cara Rynia Britton) are professional painters - exhibiting all over Australia. His uncle (Jim Wilson) was a professional photographer and film maker - exhibiting internationally.
Studying painting, illustration, ceramics, airbrushing, photography and graphic design through school, he then went on to get a degree in Graphic Design (Ballarat University) - majoring in graphic design and minoring in photography and painting. He also did a photography course in London (London School of Photography) as well as multiple Textile Design courses in Melbourne (RMIT and CSIRO).
He has worked as a designer and photographer (mainly in advertising and apparel) since 1997 in Melbourne, London, Paris, Madrid, Torquay and now Geelong.
Melbourne: 2000, 2006, 2013, 2014
London: 2001, 2002, 2012
Torquay: 2004, 2005, 2010, 2013, 2014
Ballarat: 2009, 2012
Hong Kong: 2011.