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Melissa Fleming, artist





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Education

Master of Fine Arts, Parsons School of Design, New York, NY

Bachelor of Arts, Boston University, Boston, MA 

 

 

Honors & Awards

Juror Award, South Shore Art Center,  Cohasset, MA, 2012

Speaker, SPE National Conference, Atlanta, GA, 2011 

Artist in ResidenceByrdcliffe Arts Colony, Woodstock, NY, 2007

Showcase Award, Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO, 2007 

Juror Award, Perkins Center for the Arts, Moorestown, NJ, 2007

Juror Award, Positive Focus, Brooklyn, NY, 2005 

 

 

Solo Exhibitions

2011

Melissa Fleming: Sea Change, The Arts at CIIS, San Francisco, CA 

2010

Melissa Fleming: Sentient, SFO Museum, San Francisco, CA

2003

Melissa Fleming: Wax Flora, Soho Photo Gallery, New York, NY

 

 

Select Group Exhibitions

 

2013

Encounters with Nature, Calumet Gallery, New York, NY

Nature: Inspired Moments, MBPO, New York, NY

All Natural, Markeim Arts Center, Haddonfield, NJ

 

 

2012

Regarding the Third Dimension, South Shore Art Center, Cohasset, MA

Put a Tree on It, Houston Center for Photography, Houston, TX

 

 

2011

The Travel + Leisure Global Bazaar, Park Avenue Armory, New York, NY

Photography: Alternative Processes, Mills Pond Gallery, St. James, NY

 

 

2010

Inspired by Nature, Calumet Gallery, New York, NY

Urban Utopia, Pop Up Space, New York, NY

 

2009

Kaunas Photo Festival: Recycled,  Kaunas, Lithuania

Objective Affection, BOFFO Gallery, Brooklyn Heights, NY

It's Still Life, RayKo Photo Center, San Francisco, CA

Figment Arts Festival, Governors Island, NY

Science Rocks, The Art Gallery at the Rockefeller State Park Preserve, Sleepy Hollow, NY

 

2008

Collectible, Wall Space Gallery, Seattle, WA

Landscape, Other: Views Outside Convention, RayKo Photo Center, San Francisco, CA

Descubrimientos PHE08, Photo España, Madrid, Spain

Science Rocks, New York Hall of Science, Queens, NY

Topography of Nature, Taste of Art Gallery at Kaufmann Arcade, NYC

Grace, Peer Gallery, NY, NY

 

2007

Woodstock Biennial, Kleinert-James Arts Center, Woodstock, NY

Kaunas Photo Festival 2007, Kaunas, Lithuania

Abstractions, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO

Photography 26, Perkins Center for the Arts, Moorestown, NJ

 

2006

(t)here, Peer Gallery, NY, NY

Florida Gold, Capitol Gallery, Florida State House, Tallahassee, FL

Photo NY (Art Fair), Peer Gallery Booth, NY, NY

How to Love a Ready-Made, A Temporary Space, Williamsburg, NY

Parsons MFA Thesis Exhibition, Peer Gallery, NY, NY

Experimental, Dam-Stuhltrager Gallery, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY

Photography 25, Perkins Center for the Arts, Moorestown, NJ

 

2005

Eye Witness, Lobby Gallery, Durst Corporation, NY, NY

Vernissage, Cornell Museum of Art, Delray Beach, FL

The Secret Garden, Steinhardt Gallery, Brooklyn Botanic Garden, NY

The Handmade Print, Cork Gallery at Lincoln Center, NY, NY

Luxe, Owen Lawrence Gallery, Atlanta, GA

 

2004

De Norte a Sur, Museo de la Fotografia, Rafaela, Argentina

Point of View, Poughkeepsie Art Museum, Poughkeepsie, NY

NY in Motion, Chelsea Market Gallery, NY, NY

 

2003

Contemporary Women Artists, The Gallery, Stamford, NY

I Love Manhattan, Lobby Gallery, Equity Building, NY, NY

All Photography Invitational, Atlantic Gallery, NY, NY

 

2002

Point of View, Westbeth Gallery, NY, NY

Emerging Artists, Savacou Gallery, NY, NY

 

 

Permanent Collections

University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO

The James Hotel Collection, New York City, NY

Museo de la Fotografia, Rafaela, Argentina

Federal Reserve Bank of New York, NY, NY

 

 

Publications

 

Catalogue, "Regarding the Third Dimension", SSAC, November 2012 

Randall Babtkis, "Double Helix", Mission at Tenth, CIIS Inter-Arts Journal, Spring 2012

Catalogue, "Recycled", Kaunas Photo Festival, September 2010

Catalogue, Objective Affection, BOFFO, September 2009

Juan Caller, "Melissa Fleming: La Visibilidad de lo Intangible”, Tertulias Fotograficas, October 2008

Jim Casper, "Beyond the Visible: Two Works with Water", Lens Culture, September 2008

Elizabeth Randolph, “Faculty Notes: Melissa Fleming”, Pratt Gateway, September 2008

Robert A. Schaefer, Jr., “Beyond the Visible in Nature: An Interview with Melissa Fleming", Double-Exposure, August 2008

Catalogue, Descubrimientos PHE, Photo Espana, June 2008

Robert A. Schaefer, Jr., “FotoFest”, Double-Exposure, May 2008

Robert Baxter, “Worth Another Look”, Courier-Post, January 2007  

Catalogue, Point of View, Poughkeepsie Art Museum, March 2004