Sterling Bartlett was born in the Texas panhandle in 1981, and currently resides in sunny Southern California. Working largely in paint, he has built a visual language around the invasive architecture and plant life of Los Angeles. His work explores imposter syndrome, and the meaning of place.

Sterling Bartlett (b. 1981, USA)

2017 Nature's Bounty group exhibition 0.0 Gallery, Los Angeles

2017 Subliminal 21 group exhibition Subliminal Gallery, Los Angeles

2016 Le Banquet Rousseau solo exhibition Dave Frey Gallery, Los Angeles

2016 What A Time To Be Alive group exhibition Slow Culture Gallery, Los Angeles

2005 AIGA Arizona Juried Exhibition & Art Auction, AZ

2001-2002 Artist-In-Residence Holgas Gallery, AZ


Christina Catherine Martinez: "How Artist Sterling Bartlett's Work Evolved & Burst Into Color" March 10, 2016

Colin Stutz: "How Our Favorite Artist Sterling Bartlett Got His Brand New Style" Nov 15th, 2015


Works held in private collections in U.S, Canada, Greece, Netherlands, & UK.

Sterling is self-represented and takes commercial clients on a limited basis.