Odette England received an MFA with Honors from the Rhode Island School of Design in 2012 and a PhD from the Australian National University in 2018. England’s work has shown nationally and internationally in more than 80 group exhibitions. Venues include the George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film (Rochester, NY); Museum of Contemporary Photography (Chicago, IL); Fort Wayne Museum of Art (Fort Wayne, IN); State Library of South Australia (Adelaide, South Australia); Center for Photography at Woodstock (Woodstock, NY); and Photographic Center Northwest (Seattle, WA). Solo and two-person exhibitions include the New Mexico Museum of Art (Santa Fe, NM) and Durham Art Gallery (Durham, England).

England's photographs have been published in American Photo, Photo District News, Hotshoe International, the British Journal of Photography, Australian Art Monthly, Musee Magazine and GUP Magazine, among others. In 2015 she was a finalist for the Australian Photo Book of the Year Award for her independent monograph Lover of Home. Awards England has received are the Magenta Foundation Flash Forward Emerging Photographers Award (UK winner) and the 2012 CENTER $5,000 Project Launch Award.

England is represented in the US (east coast) by Klompching Gallery.

England is currently Assistant Professor of Photography and Graduate Program Director at RISD. She is also director and curator of the Winter Garden Photograph project.