Oliver Jones was born in Fredericksburg, VA. He received his BA from the College of William & Mary where he studied Sculpture, History & Religion. He apprenticed for four years at Bronze Craft Foundry in Waynesboro, Va.In 2003, He graduated with a MFA from the Pennsylvania Academy for the Fine Arts where he ran the Visiting Artist Program and co-founded a student-run journal for theory and criticism. In recent years, he has contributed to the Bruce High Quality Foundation's University and has been awarded residencies at the Vermont Studio Center in Johnson, VT and Elsewhere Collaborative in Greensboro, NC.
Suitcase Votive, 2012 Silkscreen, tape, and wood