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Olivier Adam & Marie Brenneis 


Olivier Adam, Born in Rouen, France & Marie Brenneis, Born in Wigan, UK


DolllyOlli is a collaboration between 2 visual artists: Olivier is a Self-taught sculptor and Social entrepreneur and construction professional. Marie is a Visual Artist, Designer, Choreographer and Researcher, She holds a BA in Fine Art & Photography (UEL) MA in Dance Theatre (Trinity Laban) PG Cert in Education Post Compulsory Teaching (Institute of Education) London. 

Marie is a Reader in Colour Aesthetics. She is also a Mentor and Workshop Facilitator. They are based in London.


The Soho Clarion 19-12-22 -'DollyOlli making Soho fun'

Soho -'DollyOlli making Soho fun'

The Wick Newspaper Issue 3, Autumn 2021. Page 7 of the PDF


Bursaries, commissions, shortlists

Lockdown, (April 2020 - Dec 2021) Public sculpture on Golden Square, Soho, commissioned for Westminster Council

Thank You (Sept 2021 -ongoing) Public Sculpture in St Pancras Hospital garden. Kings Cross, Camden. London

Cutie Rootie (Sept 2018 - Sept 2019),Southwark Council. East Street Public Art Commission, London

Hackney Wick Open Studios, bursary in 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017

Mick's Garage, Hackney Wick, Commission, July 2016

Solo Shows

Uninhibited (1 June 2022 -March 31 2023) Garden Solo Show. House of Barnabas, Soho, London

Public Sculpture

You are having a Giraffe ( Jan 2023 -ongoing) on Golden Square, Soho,

Hordillo (Feb 2022 -May 2022) Gallery No.32 outdoor sculpture-park, London

The Happy Buddha (Sept 2021-ongoing) Public Sculpture in St Pancras Hospital gardens, Kings Cross, London

Hordillo,(Dec 2020 4 weeks) Pop Up Public sculpture on Broadwick St, Soho, London, 

Fitting In, (March 2020 - ongoing) Public sculpture on, outside of Dollyolli studios, London

Cutie Rootie, Fitting In and Mask (25th October 2019), V&A Friday Late, outside of Dollyolli Studios, London

Sunny Bird (May 2017 – ongoing), Public Art of Wallis Road, Hackney Wick, London

Monster (March 2015– March 2017) Get Living London, Entrance Foyer of Coville Mansions, E20

Friendly Fish (March 2015-March 2017), Get Living London Entrance Foyer of Mira House, E20

Friendly Fish (Dec 2013 - Nov 2014) Number 90, Hackney Wick, outdoor public art sculpture


Twerk Sofa (July 2016), Hackney Wicked Open Studio

Hairy (October 2016), Comi-con Barcelona, London, Birmingham, Manchester

Hairy (June 2016), Hackney Wicked Open Studios

Sugar Lips (June 2015), Hackney Wick Festival London

Monster (August 2014), Hackney Wick Festival., London

Monster (June 2014), London Festival of Architecture, Architecture at the BAR Gallery, London

Friendly Fish (August 2013) Hackney Wicked Festival, London



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