Timeline

1933
Born in Boston, Massachussets
1953–1957
Majors in American literature at Boston University, B.A. (Phi Beta Kappa)
1958
Graduate studies at Brandeis University
1959
Begins to paint
1961
Successfully brings suit against the U.S. Government on behalf of Henry Miller’s books, which were prohibited from entering the country
1961–1967
Travels extensively in Europe and the Far East
1967–1974
Relationship with Dieter Roth, Begins to live and work in Europe
1977
Grant from Berlin Artists’ Program of DAAD, Takes up residence in Berlin
1979
Grant from Berlin Artists’ Program of DAAD, Takes up residence in Berlin
1985
Begins the study and practice of Tibetan Buddhism
1988
Grant from the Art Foundation, Bonn
1994
Grant from the Berlin Senate, Women Artists’ Program
2001
Edits Dieter and Dorothy: Their Correspondence in Words & Works. Dieter Ruth, Dorothy Iannone. Published by Bilger Verlag, Zürich
1976–2005
Lives and works in Berlin

Exhibitions

2006
Whitney Biennale 2006, Whitney Museum, New York
2005
The Wrong Gallery / Tate Modern Opening, London
2005
The Addiction, Gagosian Gallery Berlin
2005
Berlin Beauties, Gagosian Gallery Berlin
2005
Dieter Roth und Dorothy Iannone, Sprengel Museum, Hannover
2003
Scarface, Gesellschaft der Freunde Junger Kunst, Baden-Baden
2002
I WAS THINKING OF YOU, Laura Mars Grp., Berlin
2002
Letzte Ausstellung in Köln, Edition Hundertmark, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
2002
Pictures and Books, Barbara Wien, Berlin
2001
N.N., Kunstverein Springhornhof, Neuenkirchen
1998
Galerie Dieter Wilbrand, Cologne
1994
Dorothy Iannone, Edition Hundertmark, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria