EDUCATION

MFA Sculpture, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

SOLO EXHIBITIONS / PROJECTS

2016 Processing, Project Diana at The Alice Gallery, Seattle, WA. Curator: Susan Surface
2015 Was Here, Seattle Storefronts, Amazon Campus, Seattle, WA

ONLINE PROJECTS

2016 Being Her Now, NewHive, newhive.com (programmed & animated drawings)
2015 HipsLipsTitsPower, pornhub.com (video & social media performance)

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS / PROJECTS / SCREENINGS

2016 HEX and the Monstrous Feminine, Twilight Gallery, Seattle, WA
2015 New Vacation, Northwest Film Forum, Seattle, WA. Curator: Julia Greenway
2015 Bellingham National, Whatcom Museum, Bellingham, WA. Curator: Scott Lawrimore
2015 Feminist Sex Shoppe, On The Ground Floor, Los Angeles, CA. Curator: Malika Ali
2014 Penis Envy II: The Second Coming, TMRW PARTY, Seattle, WA. Curator: Amanda Manitach
2014 Penis Envy (NSFW), TMRW PARTY, Seattle, WA. Curator: Amanda Manitach
2014 Video Library, Hedreen Gallery at Seattle University, Seattle, WA. Curator: Amanda Manitach
2014 Touch Me (I Am Violent), Vermillion, Seattle, WA. Curator: Yonnas Getahun
2013 Rinse|Reuse|Repeat, Interstitial for Seattle Storefronts, Seattle, WA. Curators: Kira Birge & Julia Greenway
2013 ‘Sacred Contracts’, installation at Lo-Fi Arts Festival, Smoke Farm, Arlington, WA
2013 VIDEO//YOGA, created by Interstitial Theatre, Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA. Curators: Kira Birge & Julia Greenway
2013 ‘Arborealis’, e4c at Gallery4Culture, Seattle, WA
2012 Shifting Margins, Red Poppy Art House, San Francisco/Aggregate Space, Oakland, CA. Curator: Katherine Worel
2012 Mutual Friends, Present Company, Brooklyn, NY. Curator: Present Company

AWARDS

Storefronts Seattle, 2015
4Culture’s e4c Electronic Gallery, 2013
San Francisco Art Institute MFA Scholarships, 2003-2005
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Graduate Fellowship, 2003-2004

ART WRITING

2015–16 Contributing Writer for City Arts Online
2015 Contributing Writer for Temporary Art Review

PUBLICATIONS / ZINES

2015 The Factory Quarterly. Editor: Amanda Manitach
2014 BLOOD MOON. Curators: Olivia McCausland & Leigh Riibe
2014 Hedreen Gallery Video Library. Editor: Amanda Manitach

TEACHING

2016 Mentor at Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF) Youth Filmmaking Camp: Editing
2016 Mentor at Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF) Youth Filmmaking Camp: Storytelling

PANELS

2015 New Vacation Panel on Contemporary Feminism & the Internet, Northwest Film Forum, Seattle, WA

PRESS

Legal Tender Finds Art at the Intersection of Love and Money by Jen Graves, The Stranger, May 18, 2016
Glittering and Sadness by Amanda Manitach, City Arts Online, May 2, 2016
Artist Interview: Ellie Dicola with Emily Gaynor, NewHive, February 11, 2016
Was Here: Visual Artist Ellie Dicola interview with Tessa Hulls, The Project Room Podcast Series, September 3, 2015
Interview with Performance Artist Ellie Dicola by Nico Mazza, SheFolk.com, April 24, 2015
So Long, 2014: A Chat with Jim Demetre by Jim Demetre in conversation with Amanda Manitach, City Arts Online, December 18, 2014
The Artist Who Turned to Pornhub by Amanda Manitach, City Arts Online, December 4, 2014
CAIRO: Expo 91 kicks off tonight with an art show about letting go by Emily Pothast templeofcairo.com: Temple of Cairo Blog, January 9, 2014
“Visceral Video: Interstitial Theatre Rejects the Screen-Saver Stuff” by Jen Graves the Stranger October 16, 2013
“Myth Trumps Art” by Amanda Manitach City Arts Online August 27, 2013
“Q&A: Ellen Dicola’s Arborealis at Gallery4Culture” by Erin King City Arts Online April 2013
Events: Arborealis by Rachel Shimp City Arts Online March 2013
“…the intimations of magic and phenomena that permeate the Seattle artist’s hypnotizing reel, filled with sun-dappled swan and inverted, fragmentary worlds.”