Olé Viravong Scovill was born on February 17, 1977 inLaos. She moved toThailandin 1995 to attend theMahasarakhamUniversity, graduating with a BA in Visual Art in 2000. At the end of 2004 Olé moved to theUSand began showing her art work inCaliforniaand across the country until 2013 when she moved back toLaos. Ole is a full time artist whose current sources of inspiration are music, dance and people. Currently, she prefers the medium of acrylic on canvas and paper as well as photography.