Melissa McCutcheon

Melissa McCutcheon is a painter originally from Seattle, Washington currently based in Baltimore, Maryland. Her work is a visual documentation of the effects of collective trauma on individuals within communities of developing and post-war nations as they find themselves suddenly detached from their “roots” and the power of this experience as it transcends cultural and socio-political boundaries. She received her Master of Fine Arts degree in Painting from Washington University in St. Louis.