Olivia Bruce discovered a passion to create and draw at a young age. She joined “More Than a Conqueror” (MTC) Art Studios, where she expanded her knowledge of artistry and confidence to create. While at MTC, Olivia was presented with many awards for outstanding achievements in visual art. In 2009, 2010 and 2013, she was the recipient of MTC’s highest award, the Elizabeth Catlett Award, for excellence in art, academics and community service.

Olivia’s noted accomplishments include: Creator of the Butterfly4Life Breast Cancer Logo; Illustrator of the 2011 U.S. White House Holiday Tour Guide cover and several pages; Invitee of the 2011 and 2012 U.S. White House Holiday receptions; Winner of the Washington, DC region NAACP ACT-SO Competition – Painting; Opened “Original Olivia”, specializing in original artwork, prints, all occasion cards and novelty items; Graduated with honors from Duke Ellington School of the Arts, in Washington, DC.

In 2017, Olivia graduated with honors from Marist College, NY, with a BFA, majoring in Media Production minoring in Digital Design and Studio Art. During her freshman year at Marist, she was selected to study studio art in Florence, Italy.

Currently, Olivia is available for work as a freelance artist.