b. 1977 Seattle, WA

BFA University of Washington
MFA Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Melissa Dyanne has exhibited in multiple galleries and cultural institutions across the United States including; Bronx Art Space, Bronx, NY; Thompkins Projects, Brooklyn, NY; Dan Graham Gallery, Los Angeles; JAG Fine Art, Philadelphia, PA; Fowler Arts, Brooklyn, NY; Calico, Brooklyn, NY; Roos Arts, Rosendale, NY; Camden County College, Camden, NJ; Helen S. Smith Gallery, Seattle, WA; Kirkland Arts Center, Kirkland, WA; and the Gage Academy, Seattle, WA. I have also had my work featured in the film Explicit Ills (dir. Mark Webber, prod. Jim Jarmusch), have done digital backgrounds, storyboards and illustrate children’s books.

Currently, she lives and works at the Brewery Artist Lofts in Downtown Los Angeles.