5 Questions with Melissa Meyer


Vermont Studio Center: Do you have any routines or rituals while you work?
Melissa Meyer: Got to have the night outfit and shoes to start working!

VSC: What material/tool/item could you not work without?
MM: Light.

VSC: What medium outside of your own influences you the most?

MM: Dance.

VSC:  What is the best piece of advice you have ever received?
MM: “Follow and trust your instincts.” – Joe Zucker

VSC: Karaoke is a Saturday night tradition at VSC. If you could choose any song ever written, what would your dream karaoke performance be?
MM: “She belongs to me. She’s an artist,
She don’t look back
She’s got every thing
She needs. She’s an artist.”
- B Dylan

Melissa Meyer is a New York-based painter. She was a visiting artist in March 2015.

Melissa Meyer (F ‘02)