Artist CV

Melanie Bikowski (b. 1986, Virginia)
Artist CV | Last Updated January 2019
Artist in Residence at Olly Olly, Old Town Fairfax

2017 Old Dominion University, Psychology and Professional Writing


Solo Exhibitions
2016 “Techno Dancers” Preview DC at Flash, Washington DC
2017 “Nameless, An Exploration of Form” Village Gallery, Fairfax
2018 “Art & Soul”, GreenSpring Gardens, Alexandria

Group Exhibitions
2016 “True Colors: Like a Rainbow”, Del Ray Artisans, Alexandria, VA
2016 “Juried_01”, Hole in the Sky, Washington DC
2016 “Postcard Art”, Artists for Africa, South Carolina
2016 “Student/Faculty” Show, The Art League, Alexandria, VA
2016 “March Melee”, Del Ray Artisans, Alexandria, VA
2016 “Exploring Abstraction”, Torpedo Factory Site 2 & 3, Alexandria, VA
2016 “Creatures from the Sea”Del Ray Artisans, Alexandria, VA
2016 “Exploring Abstraction”, TIA Building, Arlington, VA
2016 “La Bella Strada Artists”St. Elmo’s Coffee Pub Alexandria, VA
2016 “Uprising Festival” Washington DC
2016 “Cheap Thrills” Anacostia Arts Center, Washington DC
2016 “Sweets & Eats Art & Food Pop Up Exhibit” Norfolk, VA
2017 “Simply Abstract”, Del Ray Artisans, Alexandria, VA
2017 “Lovers”, Del Ray Artisans, Alexandria, VA
2017 “A New Beginning” VCA Animal Hospital, Alexandria, VA
2017 “Thanks for all the Fish“, Del Ray Artisans, Alexandria, VA
2017 Group Show, Old Town Hall Fairfax, VA
2017 “Beyond the BlackLight”, Olly Olly, Fairfax, VA

2018 "Art Awards" Alexandria Arts Office
2018 "Sensorium" Del Ray Artisans, Alexandria
2018 "Open Theme" Durant Arts Center, Alexandria
2018 "Alchemy of the Sex Witch & Other Tales of Love" Olly Olly, Fairfax, VA

2018 “Omi Collective at Mr. Henrys” Mr. Henrys, Washington DC

2018 “Inner Demons” Epicure, Fairfax,VA


2016 “Guided Meditation & Intuitive Abstract Art” Uprising Festival, Washington DC
2017 “Finding Your Center” Grown Up Art Camp”, Del Ray Artisans
2017 “Monthly Full Moon Meditation Series” My Studio at Olly Olly

2019 “Color Intention Magic + Abstract Art Workshop” Femme Fatale, Columbia Heights, DC

Live Painting
2016 “Preview DC” at Flash, Washington DC
2016 “La Bella Strada Sidewalk Festival”, Del Ray, Alexandria, VA
2016 “U Street Comedy”, Jokes at Judy’s, Washington DC
2016 “Paint Del Ray”, First Thursdays, Alexandria, VA
2016 Live Painting Demonstration at VCU Animal Hospital
2016 “Art on the Avenue”, Del Ray Artisans, Alexandria, VA
2016 “Sweets & Eats”, Food Network, Norfolk, VA
2017 “La Bella Strada Sidewalk Festival”, Del Ray, Alexandria, VA
2017 Live Painting Demonstration at Lovelight Festival

Art Markets
2016 “Spring Market” Del Ray, Alexandria, VA
2016 “Sweets & Eats” Food Network, Norfolk, VA
2017 “Treat Yo Self” One Love Massive, Washington DC

Featured Artist
2017 Art Lure, Safari DC
2017 Art Lure takes over Flash, DC

2017 Going Out Guide, Washington Post

2017 Featured Interview with Mel Bikowski, Alexandria TImes

Featured Curator

2018 Sensorium, Del Ray Artisans, Alexandria VA

2019 “From Sunrise to Sunset” at Femme Fatale, Washington DC

 Works Sold At:

2016- Present: Olly Olly
2015- Present: Saatchi Art
2014- Present: Etsy