Melissa Young is a third-generation Chinese born in New Zealand & dwelling in Island Bay - Wellington. Melissa is Sculptor & has been mastering the art since 1993. Melissa Young works with bronze as her medium to create delicate figurative pieces. Melissa delights in adapting figures & objects, deciphering the perfect balance between the forms - discerning what works or what doesn't work.
Young's default for artistic inspiration often stems from her surroundings - since adapting to parenthood, the various antics of her family & or trying to find the right work/life balance, Melissa Young has a lot of material to draw from.
Melissa Young's sculptural pieces are sought-after, often resulting in becoming favoured collector's pieces.