Melvin Harper is an English born Creative Art Director and Visual Artist based between Los Angeles and NYC.


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Glamour . Teen Vogue . OPI . Wella . Coty . Eugenia Kim . Jonathan Simkhai . Nordstrom . Fashion Nova . Wilhelmina . Amazon . LA Models . NY Models . FORD . Disney . Hello Kitty . Rabbit Content . Captain Worldwide . Pfizer . Umag Mag . Sleek Magazine . Kneon Magazine . Cake Magazine . Mercedes Benz Fashion Week . Re:Art . CrackSoap . VVerx . Eleen Halvorsen . Tara4779 . Storelli . Johnny Rozsa . Swarovski

Selected/Recent/Relevant Exhibitions

It is astonishing the lengths to which a person, or a people, will go in order to avoid a truthful mirror, PES, Newark, NJ, 2018 - 2019

The aesthetics of matter, Volta Art Fair, NYC, 2018

Project For Empty Space, Newark, NJ, 2017

PLAY, PULSE, Art Basel, Miami Beach, Florida, 2017

Haphazard Paradigm, Re: Art, NY, curated by Wardell Milan + Melvin Harper, 2017

The Blue of Distance, Transmitter NYC, curated by Kate Greenberg, NY, 2017

Re:Re:Re:Re:Re:Re:Re:Re:, Re: Art, Pfizer Building, Brooklyn, 2017

Kink and Politics, The ties that bind, David Nolan Gallery, NY, Curated by Wardell Milan, 2017


Recent Bibliography/Press/Publication

‘Kink and Politics’ at David Nolan Gallery, New York, Blouinartinfo, 2017

“Kink and Politics: The Ties That Bind”, The New Yorker, 2017

“MEGA GUIDE TO ART BASEL MIAMI BEACH 2017”, Paper Magazine, 2017

Syringes and Mosquitoes, Marianna Simnett, The Needle and the Larynx, Millennium Film Journal, 2017