Timeline

1970
Born in Manchester
1988–1989
Manchester Polytechnic
1989–1992
Central St. Martin’s, London
1994–1996
Royal College of Art, London
Lives and works in London
TELEVISION
2003 Advent Calendar (Series 1 – 24th Dec) Broadcast 19th and 24th December, BBC3
2003 Modern Painters (Series 22nd- 25th Sept) Broadcast 22nd September, C4
COLLECTIONS
T.I. Group
Saatchi Collection

Exhibitions

2006
Team Gallery, New York (solo)
2005
Sleigh, A & B, London
2005
A Violet from Mother’s Grave, Emily Tsingou Gallery, London
2005
Expanded Painting, Prague Biennale 2, Prague, Czech Republic
2004–2005
I don’t know what to do with myself, Marella Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy
2004
Plan B - Drawing Show, STUDIO 1.1 London
2004
The Analysis of Beauty, Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art. Sunderland.
2004
The Artist, The Bombast, The Cannibal and her Dinner, Galerie Drantmann, Brussels (solo)
2003
The Flesh and the Fury, Team Gallery, New York (solo)
2003
Please Take One, 39, London.
2003
Girls Gone Wild, Bronwyn Keenen Gallery, New York
2002
City Lights, Melbourne, Australia
2002
The Galleries Show 2002 Contemporary Art in London, Royal Academy of Arts, London
2002
Remix Contemporary Art and Pop, Tate Liverpool, Liverpool
2002
Galerie Drantmann, Brussels (solo)
2001
Madame X and the Party Tricks, Victoria Miro Gallery, London (solo)
2001
Works on paper: from Acconci to Zittel, Victoria Miro Gallery, London
2001
Desert Rose. curated by Reza Arameshi, Victoria House, London
2000
Raw, Victoria Miro Gallery, London
2000
The Baby Doll Murders. Galerie Drantmann. Brussels (solo)
2000
Me and Mrs. Jones, Galleria Il Capricorno, Venice (solo)
1999
Wishing I Was Someone Else Instead, Victoria Miro Gallery, London (solo)
1998
Heads Will Roll, Victoria Miro Gallery, London
1998
London Now. Saks Fifth Avenue Project Art, Saks Fifth Avenue, New York
1998
Alice, Cornerhouse, Manchester
1998
Alice, The Nunnery, London
1998
Motherload. City Racing, London
1997
TAKE OFF, Galerie Krinzinger, Benger Areal, Bregenz
1997
Chantal Joffe and Dawn Mellor, Victoria Miro Gallery, London
1997
Likeness, Manchester City Art Galleries, Manchester
1996
SAD, Gasworks, London
1996
Multiple Choice, Cubitt Street Gallery, London

Literature

2003
The New York Times, Roberta Smith, Girls Gone Wild, 4th July 2003
2002
Art in America, Grady T. Turner, October 2002
2002
The Sunday Times, Culture Magazine, Waldemar Januszcak, 2nd June, 2002
2002
The Times, John Russell Taylor, 29th May, 2002.
2002
Londonart.co.uk Magazine, Rachel Campbell-Johnston, 2nd January, 2002
2002
Make special issue 92, Dawn Mellor feature, Catherine Grant
2001
Madame X and Her Party Tricks Victoria Miro, 23 November to 21 December 2001
2001
The Times - Play Magazine, Richard Cork, , 8- 14 December 2001
2001
Time Out Martin Coomer, 5-12 December 2001
2001
Ham and high, 14 December 2001
2001
Art Review, December 2001
2001
Flux Magazine, December 2001
2001
Attitude, Caroline Smith ,December 2001
2001
Evening Standard, 22 November 2001
1999
What’s On, Catherine Wood,Dawn Mellor/Victoria Miro, July 21, 1999
1999
The Times. Wed 14 July. 1999
1998
Time Out Tania Guha, Alice. The Nunnery. 23-30 Sept. 1998
1998
The Observer Review, Fiona MacCarthy, Alice. 9th Aug. 1998
1998
The Guardian Robert Clark, Alice. Cournerhouse, Manchester. 4th Aug. 1998
1997
Frieze, Neal Brown, Chantal Joffe and Dawn Mellor, No. 36, Sept-Oct 1997 (ill)
1997
Attitude Dominic Lutyens, Queer Art, August 1997
1997
Diva Cherry Smyth, Painting outside the lines. June 1997
1997
The Guardian, Robert Clark, Likeness: Manchester City Art Gallery. 20 May 1997
1997
Time Out, Sarah Kent, Chantal Joffe, Dawn Mellor, No. 1391, April 16-23 1997 (ill)
1997
Artnet.com David Cohen, Painting in London through thick and thin : Naughty Pictures, Feb 1997
1996
Independent on Sunday. Bad Painting, 20 Oct.1996