Melissa Pender

Statement

Melissa Pender studied Fine Art at the Sir John Cass Department of Art, Media and Design, specialising in Printmaking. Her practice is about issues that interest her in a political sense, specifically ideas of public and private space. The work includes camera-less photography, painting and printmaking.

Education

  • 2008 – 2012
    BA Fine Art (Hons). Sir John Cass Department of Art, Media and Design,
    London Metropolitan University.
  • 1990 – 1994
    BA English Literature.
    Newcastle University, Australia.

Awards:

  • David Skingle Prize for outstanding printmaking 2012

Previous Shows:

  • 3 – 15 September 2012 – Bite: Artists making prints, Mall Galleries, The Mall, SW1.
  • 6 October 2012 – Photomonth Photofair, Spitalfields Traders Market, Brushfield St, E1 6AA.
  • 2012 – Common Art Weekender, The Bread & Roses, Clapham, SW4.
  • 2012 – Degree Show, Sir John Cass Department of Art, Media and Design, London.
  • 2012 – Avant Première, Arbeit Gallery, Helmet Row, London.

www.melissapender.com