Artist and designer

Based in London
Studio Manifold
Arch 33 Ermine Mews
Laburnum Street
London E2 8BF

Get in touch
For all inquiries, portfolio,
commissions and purchases
hello@melaniedautreppe.com

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Experiences
Founder and art director of 1987 works
Publishing house and transdisciplinary store
2018-

Assistant creative director at Hato (Press)
Publishing house and design studio operating in the cultural sector. Responsibilities included: art direction, branding, exhibition design, design for cultural campaigns, workshops as well as print, digital and interactive resources. Clients and collaborators included Wellcome Collection, D&AD, Somerset House, Bloomberg New Contemporaries, British Council, Design Museum, Art on the Underground, Whitechapel Gallery, Jean Jullien, Nous Vous, Okido, Chiaozza, Alice Bowsher, Xavier Antin, Sophie Demay, Michael Marriott and Sarah Boris.
2013-2018

Co-founder of Common Objects studio
with Margherita Huntley
2012-

Exhibitions (collective shows)
Art of Protest
Noise Festival 2013
Manchester, UK

Everyday Adventure
Nokia World
London, UK

Off Sight
London, UK

Le dégoût du temple
Le Temple du Goût
Nantes, FR

Surexposition
Nantes, FR

Dans la cuisine
Nantes, FR

Fuck Ooh!
Atelier Delrue
Nantes, FR

Midnight Breakfast
Nantes School of Art Gallery,
Nantes, FR

Qui vend la peau de l’ours met la charrue avant le printemps
Atelier Delrue
Nantes, FR

To back
Nantes School of Art Gallery,
Nantes, FR

Curation
The blue dancing mountain and the sculptor
Orbital Projects
London, UK

Still Calm
Art Licks Weekend
London, UK

BA Fashion Womenswear static show 2012
Central Saint-Martins
London, UK

Jean Jullien: Talk in a semi-chronological order
Lecture
Central Saint Martins
London, UK

Expositions sur table
Series of exhibitions and publications
Nantes, FR

Teaching
Introduction to Graphic Design
Short courses
Central Saint Martins
2015-2017

BA(Hons) Graphic Design
Workshop
2014

Education
Ba(hons) Graphic Design
Central Saint Martins
UAL, London, UK
2009-2012

Dnap (Fine Art)
Nantes School of Art, France
2006-2009

Slideshow
Selection of artworks, 2013-2018

Credits
Site built by Nicolas Jullien
© Melanie Dautreppe-Liermann
 

Ceramics Style (04)

Series of 13 paintings
Watercolours on paper
250 x 338mm
2018

Full series could be seen
in the Library section

Ceramics Style (03)

Series of glazed ceramic vases
Various sizes
2018, work in progress

The Plant Magazine
Issue 9

Commissioned artworks
2016

Roving Jewel

Album cover and vinyl artwork for the French band Archipel
2013

2 limited-edtion risographed A3 prints soon available to purchase from 1987

Ceramics Style (02)

Series of 27 paintings
Watercolours on paper
251 x 160mm
2017

Full series could be seen
in the Library section

Ceramics Style (01)

Series of 29 paintings
Watercolours on paper
210 x 148mm
2017

Full series could be seen
in the Library section

 

Weavy

Art publication published by Mrs Patersons Press and Bee Bee Books
Commissioned artworks
2015

Byobu

Series of 11 paintings
Watercolours on Japanese paper
1350 x 350mm
2018, work in progress

 

Studies

Uncompleted paintings
Acrylic on paper
Various sizes
2016

Marbling

Series of marbled papers created during a workshop at LCBA, London
Various sizes
2017

Full series could be seen
in the Library section

La Fièvre

Chinese calligraphy ink on paper
297 x 210mm
2018

Risographed A4 prints soon available to purchase from 1987

Japanese Faces

Inks on Indian paper
Various sizes
2015-2016

Full series could be seen
in the Library section

Paintings (Untitled)

Series of 36 paintings
Japanese watercolours on paper
92 55mm
2017

Full series could be seen
in the Library section

 

Paintings (Untitled)

Series of 8 paintings
Japanese watercolours on paper
148 105mm
2016

Full series could be seen
in the Library section

Paintings (Untitled)

Series of 8 paintings
Japanese watercolours on paper
148 105mm
2016

Full series in Library

Paintings (Untitled)

Series of 21 paintings
Japanese watercolours on paper
148 105mm
2016

Full series could be seen
in the Library section

Paintings (Untitled)

Series of 105 paintings
Japanese watercolours on paper
148 x 105mm
2018

Full series could be seen
in the Library section

 

Paintings (Untitled)

Series of 51 digital collages
Shreds of paper, scanner
148 x 105mm
2016

Full series could be seen
in the Library section

Paintings (Untitled)

Series of 150 paintings
Japanese watercolours on paper
148 105mm
2016

Full series could be seen
in the Library section

Rugs

Multicoloured yarns, plastic grid
Various sizes
2018, ongoing series

Photographs © Chloe True

 

Printed Water

Commissioned by Greenwich Peninsula, North Greenwich
In collaboration with Studio Weave
Designed at Hato
2018

Photographs by Mykola Romanovsky
and Total Line Marking (drone view)

© Hato

 

 

Hato Press Stationery (01)

Notebook covers
Printed and published by Hato Press
2014-2018

Photographs © Hato

Hato Press Stationery (02)

Notebook covers, postcards and pencils
Printed and published by Hato Press
2014-2018

Photographs © Hato

Hato Press Stationery (03)

Notebook covers
Printed and published by Hato Press
2014-2018

Photographs © Hato

Hato Press Christmas Market 2017

Artwork for limited-edition Christmas wrapping paper
Hato Press
2017

© Hato

Bollocks to Brexit

Digital artwork
2016

Coeurs

Risographed greeting cards available to purchase from 1987
2017

DIY Art Market

Commissioned artwork
2015

Hato Press
Assistant Creative Director
2013-2018

Publishing house and design studio operating in the cultural sector. Responsibilities included: art direction, branding, exhibition design, design for cultural campaigns, workshops as well as print, digital and interactive resources. Clients and collaborators included Wellcome Collection, D&AD, Somerset House, Bloomberg New Contemporaries, British Council, Design Museum, Art on the Underground, Whitechapel Gallery, Jean Jullien, Nous Vous, Okido, Chiaozza, Alice Bowsher, Xavier Antin, Sophie Demay, Michael Marriott and Sarah Boris.

Slideshow
Selection of Hato Press publications
Photographs © Hato

Studio Hato
Assistant Creative Director
2013-2018

Publishing house and design studio operating in the cultural sector. Responsibilities included: art direction, branding, exhibition design, design for cultural campaigns, workshops as well as print, digital and interactive resources. Clients and collaborators included Wellcome Collection, D&AD, Somerset House, Bloomberg New Contemporaries, British Council, Design Museum, Art on the Underground, Whitechapel Gallery, Jean Jullien, Nous Vous, Okido, Chiaozza, Alice Bowsher, Xavier Antin, Sophie Demay, Michael Marriott and Sarah Boris.

Slideshow
Selection of Hato projects
Photographs © Hato

Jenny II

Art publication designed by Studio Vie (Austria)
Commissioned illustrations
2014