Melanie Metz

(954) 683-6153

(b. Miami, FL) Currently based between Richmond, VA and Miami, FL


Broward College, Davie, FL 

Florida International University, Miami, FL 

Selected Press

A New Nothing





Oxford American

Vice - interview

Vogue Italia


PDN's 30 New and Emerging Photographers To Watch, 2019 

Emerging Photographer Scholarship, The Santa Fe Photographic Workshops,  2017

Selected Portfolio with Scholarship, Review Santa Fe, CENTER, NM, 2017

Selected Exhibitions


Sun Pours Daylong, Miami Design District, FL


PDN's 30, Photoville, New York, NY


Taste Makers, Young At Art Museum, Fort Lauderdale, FL

Annual Center Forward Exhibition, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO

Call And Response: Art As Resistance, Strange Fire Collective, Sntax Physic Opera during Month of Photography, Denver, CO

Annual Juried Exhibition, Center Gallery at the Midwest Center For Photography, Wichita, KS 

All-Media Juried Biennial, Juror: Kathrine Pill, Art & Culture Center, Hollywood, FL

Photographs Along The Way, Juror: Sam Abell, Morean Arts Center, St. Petersburg, FL


The Enviornmental Portrait, Juror: Shana Nys Dambrot, Darkroom Gallery, Essex Jct., VT

National Photo Contest: Connect, Juror: Angela Cejda, Woody Gaddis Gallery, Edmond, OK

With Our Own Eyes, Jurors: Judy Walgren & Ann JastrabRayKo Photo Center, San Francisco, CA

You Are Here, Galerie Schuster, Berlin, Germany

Photo 16, Juror: Bruce Katsiff, Berkley Arts Council Gallery, Martinsburg, WV

Annual Interest: No.4, Young At Art Museum, Fort Lauderdale, FL

Step Right Up, Juror: Tami Katz-Frieman, Rosemary Duffy Larson Gallery, Broward, FL


You Are Here, Spokojna Gallery, Academy of Fine Arts, Warsaw, Poland


I.D., Juror: Jacek Kolasinksi, Rosemary Duffy Larson Gallery, Broward, FL


Annual Interest: No.1, YAA Museum, Fort Lauderdale, FL

at Your Own Risk, Rosemary Duffy Larson Gallery, Broward, FL


Delicious, Studio Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Handcrafted Texture, Gallery 454, San Francisco, CA

{Two}, Gallery 454, San Francisco, CA


Airbnb, Bloomberg Businessweek, Buzzfeed News, Financial Times, The New York Times, The Wire Magazine, Vice Magazine, Center for Contemporary Arts Santa Fe, Four Seasons Resort Rancho Encantado, Museum of New Mexico Foundation, New Mexico Museum of Art, St. Vincent Hospital Foundation, Santa Fe Community College Foundation

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