Melissa Leandro received her BFA in Fibers and Material Studies from School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Her work is very much tied to creating installations that combine both soft sculpture and sound art. Her practice also involves weaving, both on the floor loom and Jacquard. Check out new works by Melissa at The Plaines Project.
Weavermaker Pro: New Woven Works showcases seven different personalities working from within the construct of a class to explore this grid. Including works by Bryanna Bibbs, Krystal Difronzo, Susannah Dotson, Chelcie Laggis, Melissa Leandro, Moira O’Neil, and Etta Sandry. Opening on June 29th, 2012.