SELECTED PUBLICATIONS AND REVIEWS

2017

Architectural Digest, May 2, 2017, A Traditional Ski Retreat Where More Is More

Instagram, May 5, 2017

2016

ARABELLA: Canadian Art, Architecture & Design, Road Trip, by Lorie Lee Steiner

Huffington Post, Kathy Leonardo, Melissa Chandon’s ‘American Weekend’ Offers Warm Shades of Nostalgia!, July 5, 5:34 pm

LA Art Party, Kathy Leonardo, On View Now: Skidmore Contemporary Art Presents “American Weekend” Featuring the Paintings of Melissa Chandon!

Mutualart, June 25, Melissa Chandon: American Weekend

I Require Art, March 27, 2016, Thinking Outside the Museum

Southern Living, The New Southern Colors, March 2016, page 83

Coastal Living, Spyker, Marisa, Palm Beach Perfect, March 2016, page 54

San Francisco Examiner, Good Day, March 2, 2016

The Art of Painting in the 21st Century, speaker / panelist: Discussion About Painting in the 21st Century, March 12, 20162016 I Require Art, March 27

2016, Thinking Outside the Museum, I Require Art, March 16, 2016

Southern Living, The New Southern Colors, March 2016, page 83, Coastal Living, Spyker, Marisa, Palm Beach Perfect, March 2016, page 54, I Require Art

March 15, 2016, Thinking Outside the Museum, San Francisco Examiner, Good Day, March 2, 2016

The Art of Painting in the 21st Century, speaker / panelist: Discussion About Painting in the 21st Century, March 12, 2016

2014 The San Francisco Examiner, By Anita Katz, Melissa Chandon paintings evoke Ameriica’s past, November 6, 2014

Scott Hernandez-Jason, Director of News and Social Media, “Exhibit Brings Valley Threads Together”, University of California Merced, September 16

Reid Singer, “The First-Ever Palm Springs Art Fair Debuts With Tributes To Judy Chicago and Cheech Marin, Blouin ARTINFO, published: February 16, 2012

Annie Boon, Melissa Chandon: New Perspectives, American Art Collector, October 2010, p 162 – 165

Bonnie Gangelhoff, Best of the West, Southwest Art Magazine, September 2010, p 34

Bound for Santa Fe: International Attention, American Art Collector, August, 2009

“The Story So Far”, American Art Collector, July, 2009, p 188

Melissa Hiatt, “The bigger-is-better set should watch their collective backs, because it seems that Bob Dylan’s words have become apt once again: ‘The times, they are a-changin.’”, Davis Enterprise, July 23, 2009

Forward Thinking, American Art Collector, June, 2009, p 140 – 143

Melissa Hart, “Vintage Vistas: A brush with the great American family road trip”, Davis Enterprise, February 19, 2009, p C6

Melissa Hart, “Paul Cezanne Was a Physicist: Art and Science are Two Halves of a Greater Whole”, Davis Enterprise, March 19, 2009, p C6

Bonnie Gangelhoff, “Under the Desert Sun March is High Season in Palm Desert”, Southwest Art Magazine, March 2009, p 58 – 61

Bonnie Gangelhoff, “Edward Hopper meets T. Boone Pickins”, The Artist Magazine, April 4, 2009

Virginia Campbell, “Melissa Chandon’s Abstract Realism” Southwest Art Magazine, May 2008, p 88 – 93, 112-113

Joshua Rose, “Melissa Chandon Roadside America”, American Art Collector, April, 2008 p.149 – 153

Hollis Walker, “Artist Resurrects and Restores the Icons of Life in the U.S. in the ’50s and ’60s to Their Original Luster”, Albuquerque Journal, April 11, 2008

Elizabeth Kalfsbeek, “Davis Artist Brings Feeling of the Valley to New Med Center”, Daily Democrat & Davis Enterprise, May, 22, 2008

Bonnie Gangelhoff, “Best of the West: Bygone Era”, Southwest Art Magazine, May, 2007

Gussie Fauntleroy, “Ten Artist to Watch 2007”, Southwest Art Magazine, January, 2007

Cathleen Ferraro, “Subtraction Adds up to Art”, Inside the City Publications, January, 2007

Suzanne Munich, “Davis artist acknowledged by national magazine”, Davis Enterprise January 2, 2007

Diane Chin Lui, “Varied Valley Visions”, Davis Enterprise, August 10, 2006

Chrisanne Beckner, “Paint Your Valley”, Sacramento News & Review, September 1, 2005

Victoria Dalkey, “Valleyscapes Paintings show the diversity of North Valley’s Regions”, Sacramento Bee, July 24, 2005, p 45