Scarlett Mellows - Indulge in Hair
We revisit Scarlett Mellows' human hair embroideries and prints
Scarlett Mellows (b. 1990) lives and works in Melbourne, Victoria. Scarlett works predominantly in print media and more recently needlework, human hair and fabric installations. Scarlett completed a BFA with distinction at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) 2012-2014. For the past three years Scarlett has been investigating notions around humanity’s relationship to hair and all the different facets this can encompass. She has shown her work in Melbourne group shows at First Site Gallery, Brunswick Arts Space, No No Gallery, Tacit Contemporary Art Gallery and Brunswick Street Gallery as well as the RMIT 2014 Graduate Exhibition. Scarlett has taken part in three print exchanges through RMIT and has her work in collections at the Curtin University Perth, the University of Southern Queensland, the University of Tasmania and the National Art School Sydney.