Tom Melillo

Neon Series Blue/yellow
Mixed Media on canvas 50×40
Neon Series II
Mixed media on canvas 48×36
Neon Series VII Blue
Neon series IX Orange
Mixed Media on wood 24×24

Tom Melillo was born in 1935 and raised in New Haven, Connecticut. He is a self-taught artist and has been painting most of his life. He attended Quinnipiac University and later was an active member of the New Haven Paint and Clay Club one of the oldest Art Leagues in The United States.
He studied with New York artist John McCluskey and Jim Golden. Melillo’s work reflects ideas and styles that are ever changing inspired by prominent Mid Century Artists. The artist currently is working and living in South Florida. His work has been shown in the galleries in New York, CT and Florida. Tom loves to tackle challenges head-on from which he derives a great deal of creativity demonstrated through his art.