Mid Century Still Life with Halston and Dying Succulent
Image © Courtesy of Artist
Melissa Clements is a fine artist from Perth. Her paintings echo the traditional work of old masters, merging conventional methods with contemporary techniques to discuss modern narratives. Melissa responds to the personal stories of her subjects, using art as a tool to comprehend the human experience. She is passionate about the intrinsic benefits of art to sublimate human emotions and amplify feelings of empathy, self-reflection and contemplation. Melissa was a 2021 Finalist in the Lester Prize, has completed residencies in New York and Sydney and hosted her debut solo exhibition in West Perth in December, 2020.