Melina was born in Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany, in 1981 and grew up between Germany and Greece. She did her Bachelors in Management and Economics, and since 2007, she has been working as film and photo assistant. She has also studied and attented numerous Photography seminars in places like the Neue Schule fuer Fotografie Berlin (class of Marc Volk & Eva Maria Ocherbauer 2015- 2017), the Ostkreuzschule Berlin (Dr. Linn Schröder), and the Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig (class of Prof. Joachim Brohm). To this day, she has been shortlisted for the Photobook Dummy Award Kassel (2016), and La Fabrica / Photo London (2017). Melina lives and works in Berlin.

Articles/Press online
Zeit Online, Huffington post, Huck Magazine, Paper Journal, Broadly – Vice, Blog-Capricious, Libération
Work published print
Dncht Magazine, Underpressure Magazine



Drive Drove Driven, Drive Drove Driven, Kommunale Galerie, Berlin,DE

Temporairport, Neue Schule für Fotografie,DE
Dont Forget Me Not, Alte Feuerwache Berlin,DE
T.A.F.The Art Foundation Athens, GR
Uncharted – New Found Self, Athens Photo Festival, T.A.F. The Art Foundation Athen,GR
photobook, paper cup, plastic cup
Solo show, Burkini, Haus am Kleistpark- Projekt Raum, DE
Drive Drove Driven, The Moving Gallery, Old Omaha Associaton Omaha, Nebraska, USA
Dont Forget Me Not, Foto-Forum Bolzano, IT

Am Ende alles Astronauten, Aff Galerie, Berlin,DE
In Between, Neue Schule für Fotografie,DE
Image Makers – Image Takers, Symposium und Ausstellung, ArtCell Gallery, Cambridge, UK
Sammeln Sie Herzen?, Kunst-Quartier, BBK, Osnabrück,DE
Projektraum Kunstquartier Bethanien, Berlin,DE

Exhibition Catalogues and Participation in Books
Paper Cup, Plastic Cup – self publishing
Drive Drove Driven

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