Ebonized and bleached Maple. When I work abstractly, I tend toward “organic surrealism”. Over 70 “leeches” are individually shaped and inserted to the body.
July 6, 2011
About James Mellick
James Mellick’s career as an artist has been divided between the art market and the university. In 1973 he earned his Master of Fine Arts degree from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville with a major in painting, a minor in sculpture and extensive work in printmaking.