“I have been creating as long as I can remember; it is just something I have to do ……”
Inspired by color and the emotions evoked through combinations of color and application, Melissa’s technique involves layering a multitude of colors and layers in both figurative and contemporary realms. Color, Composition, application of paint and drama dominate Melissa’s artistic expression. Melissa’s work has been displayed at various galleries and private collections in the United States , the United Kingdom and throughout Europe including NY – New York, London – England, Paris – France, Venice, Milan and Torino Italy, and Fuerteventura – Canary Islands, Spain. Melissa serves as board member for several art organizations and has acted as juror and curator for various exhibits. She established MDH Creative Enterprises, a working studio where artists various ages and of all skill level receive instruction fine-tuning their techniques. Melissa continues working on paintings in both representational and contemporary styles. She exhibits her own work in addition to representing select artist at various exhibit venues in the global art market.
MADS Art Gallery – Milan, Italy & Fuerteventura Spain, MoRA Museum -Gallery Margo,NY NY- International Art Fair (IAF) 2022
Saphira & Ventura Gallery NY, NY – Carrousel de Louvre – Paris France, MITT – Museo Internazeale Italia Art, Turin, Italy – Arte Spazio Tempo , Venice, Itally – ArtBlend Gallery Ft. Lauderdale, FL – ART EXPO, NYC, NY – The White Room Gallery of Bridgehampton, NY – Crazy Monkey Gallery of Amagansette, NY – Southampton Cultural Arts Center Southampton Town Hall, Southampton NY – Ashawage Hall, Springs, NY – Guild Hall, East Hampton NY – Gallery on the Hill, Farmingville, NY – Phoenix Gallery, Bellport, NY – Rose Carracappa, Miller Place, NY – Bellport Community Center, Bellport, NY – Duryea State Office Building, Hauppauge, NY – Studio East II Gallery, Greenport, NY – Brookhaven Town Hall, Farmingville, NY – Briarcliff College, Patchogue, NY – Port Jefferson RC, Port Jefferson, NY – Cutting Fields Arboretum, Oakdale, NY – Briarcliff College, Bethpage, NY – Tabler Gallery@ Stony Brook College – Stonybrook, NY
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