It was an honor to be featured in the 93rd issue of Selvedge Magazine with a thoughtful essay written by Laura Gray.
Here’s an excerpt:
“Wherever they are found, these sculpture have a monumentality that is two-fold (excuse the pun), because while they tower above the viewer, the garments hold memories. In selecting second-hand clothing as his material for making art, Melander has made a critical decision about how this chosen material conveys the connection of memory to feeling.”
March / April – 2020 You can buy it here.