Dawn Mellor, 'Police Constable Sally Armstrong (Alexandra Louise Bastian)', (2016) From the series 'Sirens'. Oil paint on canvas. Courtesy of the artist


Dawn Mellor

Dawn Mellor (b. 1970 in Manchester, England) lives and works in London, UK.

Solo exhibitions include: Sirens, Team Gallery New York, USA (2017), What Happened to Helen? Focal Point, Southend-on-Sea, UK (2013), An Ecstasy of Purpose, Studio Voltaire, London, (2010), The Conspirators, Galerie Gabriel Rolt, Amsterdam, Netherlands, (2010), Migros Museum Fur Gegenwartskunst, Zurich, Switzerland, (2009) Spacex, Exteter, UK (2008) Vile Affections, Studio Voltaire, London, UK (2008) Studio Voltaire, London, UK (2007) we hope you choke, Team Gallery New York, USA (2006) The Artist, The Bombast, The Cannibal and her Dinner, Galerie Drantmann, Brussels, Belgium (2004) The Flesh and the Fury, Team Gallery, New York, USA (2003) Fever 103 Galerie Drantmann, Brussels, Belgium (2002) Madame X and the Party Tricks, Victoria Miro Gallery, London, UK (2001) Me and Mrs Jones, Galleria Il Capricorno, Venice, Italy (2000) Wishing I Was Somebody Else Instead, Victoria Miro Gallery, London, UK (1999).  

Group Exhibitions include:  Sixty Years, Tate Britain, London, UK (2019-20) Michael Jackson: On the Wall, National Portrait Gallery, London Uk (touring) (2018-19) Lyric on a Battlefield, Gladstone Gallery, New York, USA (2017) Museum Revisited 1996-2016, Migros Museum fur Gegenwartskunst, Zurich, Swizterland (2016) Painting Evil, Kunstverein Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany (2015) A Speculum That Shines, Rowing, London, UK (2014) Dog Days II, MOT International, London, UK (2013) Pigments, Peter Bergman, Stockholm, Sweden (2012) Outrageous Fortune, Southend Central Library, Southend - On - Sea, Essex, UK (2011) A Foundation, Bloomberg New Contemporaries, Liverpool, UK (2010) 25th Anniversary Show, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, UK (2009) Other People’s Projects: Studio Voltaire, London, UK and White Columns, New York, USA (2008) Yvon Lambert Gallery, New York, USA (2007) Defamation of Character, PS1, New York, USA (2006) Expanded Painting, Prague Biennale, Prague, Czech Republic (2005) I Don’t Know What to do with Myself, Marella Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy (2004) girls gone wild, Bronwyn Keenan Gallery, New York, USA (2003) UK Remix: Contemporary Art and Pop, Tate Liverpool, Liverpool, UK (2002) From Vito Acconci to Zittel, Victoria Miro Gallery, London, UK (2001), Raw, Victoria Mito Gallery, London, UK (200) FLASH 99: Emerging International Young Artists, Galerie Lisi Hammerie, Bregenz, Austria (199) Motherload, City Racing, London, UK (1998) Likeness, City Art Galleries, Manchester, Manchester, England (1997) Multiple Choice, Cubitt Street Gallery, London, UK (1996) 


Young Team is an itinerant not for profit exhibitions and publishing project founded by Curator Linsey Young in 2013. Exhibitions and projects include: Steven Campbell: Love, Tramway, Glasgow (2018) Alexander James Pollard: WOW PAINTINGS, Young Team HQ, London (2016) Neal Jones, Winter Garden, Young Team HQ, London (2016) Michael White: Machinery of Violence, Young Team HQ, London (2015) Giles Round: AGAIN! SORRY! AGAIN! SORRY!, Young Team HQ, London (2015) Sue Tompkins: Before After, Young Team HQ, London (2015) PUMP UP THE VAMPIRE, PUMP UP THE VAMPIRE, PUMP UP THE VAMPIRE, SMELL! Glue Factory, Glasgow (2014).  For Glasgow 2020 Young Team is being hosted by the Civic Room, Glasgow.