Original works are created by Jonell Melville utilize acrylic paint, gouache, oil pastel, and graphite mediums. Each piece aims to convey a mood, emotion, and season of human life through unexpected color pairings, bold brushstrokes, and linear motifs. Each work stems from poetry written by the artist.


About the Artist

Jonell Melville is a self-taught contemporary abstract painter specializing in original works on canvas and paper. Jonell was born in Trinidad + Tobago, West Indies, and grew up in Orlando, Florida. Her work is heavily influenced by the Abstract Expressionism art movement and poetry. The deliberate pairing of uncommon color schemes, along with confident brushstrokes, and the repetitive use of stripes, makes Jonell's work identifiable and unique.


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