ABOUT

I create Art for Melbourne & Internationally…

 

Finally you can buy custom made artwork created to your taste. Highly experienced, Mendo will guide you with colour and design. This flexibility is the only way to get an artwork to truly suit your environment and gives the artwork more meaning to you. Want your room to feel calm or vibrant? Can it fit between your light fittings? With nearly 3000 artworks sold, you can be assured that you will love the results.

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Born and raised in the Melbourne, Mendo is a professional full time Abstract Artist of 9 years. His precocious talent started by drawing as a child which led to street art, graphic design and industrial design, eventually developing to abstract art. Like most people Mendo chased the formula of life of getting good grades at University for a good job. Even after achieving honours in Microbiology, Mendo went back to his real passion, ART. His great learnings during his thesis in a laboratory taught him to work autonomously and gave him the love for experimenting. These experiments are what you see in Mendo’s works.


ARTIST STATEMENT

I once chased the formula in life, get good grades, go to University, get good grades, get a good job. While an honours degree may help me get work, it didn’t give me the life I wanted. I threw it all away to go back to original passion, ART.

I did learn two great things while working on my thesis in a laboratory. How to work autonomously and the love for experimenting. This has made my career as an artist so much more rewarding and happier.

I started to sell artworks online due to compliments from friends and then threw away my day job to open my first market stall at the Victorian Art Centre Market. Here I sold artworks to the Chairman of the Singapore Art Gallery and many other international clients. I then focused on custom art because it didn’t exist.

Now hotels, businesses, families, stores and random Google searchers find me online.

It’s the most rewarding career I could ever do. I make people happy and I love creating art.


STORE LOCATIONS MELBOURNE
              Domayne QV 190 Lonsdale St, Melbourne CBD (03) 8664 4300
              Design Art House 652 High Street, KEW EAST (03) 9859 1007
              URBAN 13-15 Puckle St, MOONEE PONDS (03) 9370 5155
              Snapshot Framing Westfield, SOUTH MORANG (03) 9436 0752
              Port Melbourne Frames 206 Bay St, PORT MELBOURNE (03) 9822 3439
              Print Decor 60 Glenferrie Rd, MALVERN (03) 9576 1566

Please call them or Mendo to find out which stores currently have stock to see.

EXHIBITIONS:
 
CAM ART (CAMBERWELL GIRLS SCHOOL) 28th–30th November 2014
VICTORIAN DESIGNER FLOORS JOINT EXPO APRIL 2014
LEXUS IS RANGE LAUNCH 2013
SYDNEY ART SHOW 2012
ART MELBOURNE, ROYAL EXHIBITION BUILDING, Carlton – 2011 & 2012
ART YARRAMANUA – 500 Collins St, Melbourne CBD.
BRUNSWICK STREET GALLERY – Fitzroy
JANES GALLERY – East New Plymouth, NEW ZEALAND (currently showing)
MICHAEL BOYD GALLERY – Collingwood, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA.

PER METRE SQUARE – Collingwood, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA.

 

 

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