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Upcoming exhibit, “Home Sweet Home” at Ann Street Gallery, Newburgh, NY January 26- March 23, 2019

Posted in art, contemporary embroidery, embroidery and photography, exhibitions, photography and embroidery, Uncategorized with tags , , , , , on January 23, 2019 by Odille

have 2 embroidered photographs included in the exhibition, “Home Sweet Home” at the Ann Street Gallery, Newburgh, NY.  Opening January 26 through March 23, 2019.



A recent embroidered portrait of Cori Bush that I made for the exhibition, In her Hands, at the Robert Mann Gallery . The show is up through August 17, 2018

Posted in exhibitions with tags , , , , , , , , , , on June 19, 2018 by Odille

Cori Bush (Democrat) : 2018 Democratic candidate seeking election to the U.S. House to represent the 1st Congressional District of Missouri. Bush was a 2016 Democratic candidate who sought election to the U.S. Senate from Missouri.

Melissa Zexter
Cori Bush, 2018
Archival pigment print, thread

Cori Bush (C) 2018 Melissa Zexter

22 x 17 inches

June 14 – August 17, 2018
Opening Reception: Thursday, JUne 14, 6-8pm

Robert Mann Gallery
525 West 26th Street, Floor 2
New York, NY, 10001

Exhibition, “Vetements de Travail” in Montreal. 20 October – 6 January 2017

Posted in art, exhibitions, Galleries, umbrellas, Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , on October 19, 2016 by Odille


Workwear (Abiti Da Lavoro) Exhibition comes to NY February 4-April 18, 2016

Posted in exhibitions with tags , , , , , , on January 28, 2016 by Odille

I have a handmade dress included in this exhibition that opens next Thursday in Manhattan. Come to the opening! – 6-8 pm February 4th. Gallery is located at 2 West 13th street (Parsons/ New School) The show is up through April 18, 2016


2 more days to see this exhibition of the Marcia Wood Gallery in Atlanta- Bold (feminine) curated by Constance Lewis

Posted in Atlanta Celebrates Photography, exhibitions with tags , , , , on November 13, 2015 by Odille

Bold (Feminine)

Reception Thursday October 15, 7 -9
October 15 – November 14, 2015

Bold (Feminine), a group exhibition highlighting an internationally diverse group of female photographers that addresses the oblique narrative of perception and representation of women in photographic imagery.

Participating artists include:
Joana Choumali
Helena Christensen
Josephine Sacabo
Yelena Yemchuk
Melissa Zexter
Christy Bush

This exhibition is presented in collaboration with photography curator Constance Lewis.
Marcia Wood Gallery MIDTOWN
1037 Monroe Drive NE, Atlanta, GA 30306 – Google Maps
(404) 827-0030
Tue-Sat: 12-5pm

Abiti da Lavoro exhibition at the Triennale Design Museum (Triennale di Milano) in Milano, Italia

Posted in exhibitions with tags , , , , , , , on September 18, 2014 by Odille


The highlight of my summer was being included in the Exhibit, “Abiti da Lavoro”  (Workwear) curated by Alessandro Guerriero at the Triennale di Milano (Triennale Design Museum) in Milan, Italy. What a great museum, lovely curators and beautiful place to visit. I hope to go back to Milano soon!  Here are some pictures of the dress I made, the exhibit, and the work of several other artists included in the exhibition.


triennale di Milano


Melissa Zexter

Curators Alessandro Guerriero , Alessandra Zucchi and Mirabelle

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“The Embroidered Image” at Robert Mann Gallery, May 29 – August 15, 2014

Posted in contemporary embroidery, embroidery, embroidery and photography, exhibitions, photography with tags , , , on May 22, 2014 by Odille

I have embroidered photographs included in the exhibit, “The Embroidered Image” at the Robert Mann Gallery in NYC that opens on Thursday , May 29, 2014. The opening reception is from 6-8PM. I’m looking forward to seeing the embroidered works made by other artists!

Here is the link to the show:

Cardinal,   (c) Melissa Zexter, 2014

(c) Melissa Zexter, 2014