Melanie Ubaldo

Melanie Ubaldo born 1992 in the Philippines is an Icelandic artist who lives and works in Reykjavik. Melanie graduated with a BA in Fine Arts from the Iceland University of the Arts in 2016. Melanie has taken part in a few group shows; most recently the opening exhibition for Kling & Bang’s new location in the Marshall House, and two solo exhibitions. In Melanie’s work image and text are inextricably linked, where deconstructionist paintings incorporate text with graffiti like vandalism oftentimes of her own crude experiences of others preconceptions thus exposing the power of immediate unreflected judgment.