Photo by Randy Ahart

Photo by Randy Ahart

Melita Greenleaf is a Brooklyn-based artist represented by Galerie Aqui Siam Ben in the French Riviera.

She works with diverse media including found objects, paper, and clay. Her artwork is in public and private collections internationally, has been published by Lark Books and AIR Vallauris Press, and exhibited at the Smithsonian Institution's Anne Marie Sculpture Garden and the Corcoran Gallery.

Greenleaf has taught sculpture and pottery for children 3-18 years of age in Berkeley, California and at the 92nd Street Y in Manhattan where her class was featured in the PBS series Craft in America.

Past artist residencies include Byrdcliffe in the Catskill Mountains of upstate New York, The Studios of Key West, AIR Vallauris on the Côtes d'Azur, and CAMAC Art Centre in Champagne, France where she was awarded the Fondation Tenot Bursary.