Sculptor and painter

Resume

Melinda Hajdin is an emerging sculptor, exploring semi-abstracted, expressive human figures in bronze and aluminum.

Education
2018 BFA candidate, Spatial Arts, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA (expected graduation: May 2019)
2017 Associate in Arts, Studio Art, with highest honors, Mission College, Santa Clara, CA

Grants/Awards

2018 Jeanette Rankin Scholarship, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA
2017 Osher Scholarship, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA
2016 ASG Scholarship, Mission College, Santa Clara, CA

Exhibitions

2018 “Chasing,” group show, Herbert Sanders Gallery, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA

2018 “Broken Icon,” solo show, Black Gallery, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA

2018 “The Moth Migration Project,” collaboration with Hilary Lorenz, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA

2017 Site-specific installation, Mission College, Santa Clara, CA
2017 Annual Student Art Show, Mission College, Santa Clara, CA

Collections
Works held in private collections in England, Scotland, Belgium, the United States, and
Slovenia.