Born in a Medium Sized Pennsylvanian Town. 

From an early age, all Mellon could think of was becoming an artist and storyteller. 

Infatuated with the myth and lore of writers and artists from an age long since past. 

And for the last 20 years, Mellon has spent the time developing his craft as well as reaching inward toward the furthest  depths. 

Opting not to pursue art school in NY, Mellon pushed forward on his own - learning all he could from books, videos and observation. 

Along the way, he dabbled in a variety of media, discovering aspects from each medium that could eventually be fine tuned to what would become his own voice and style - to what has been best describeibed as Primitive Surrealistic Expression. 

His works are of consciousness and observation , not just of  the world around, but the entirety of our collective history. Subjects and themes found in his portfolios are broad and open themselves to many interpretations - allowing the viewer or collector to find their own unique bond to the imagery.  As Mellon learned early on, it is the viewer's  (Observer's) understanding  of artwork that gives Art all it's meaning. 

While Mellon publicly refrains from discussing the personal aspects of his life, his work is undeniable influenced and guided by his years of battle with depression and bipolar disorder. 

In 2010 Mellon made the leap to focus on The Studio Full Time. Slowly , with aggressive marketing and patience he grew a sturdy online presence and has seen his Original Art Works and Prints collected by Private and Corporate Collectors around the world. 

After living abroad from 2015 - 2019, Mellon has returned to The Southwest of  North America where he works out of his home Studio with his wife and a dog named Zeus. 

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Mark M. Mellon at The Republic

( The Çanakkale Studio )2019

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