Tom Melsen is a dutch artist, born in Rotterdam. Melsen is best known for his paintings, for which he has been nominated for numerous awards and winning the abstract art contest in 2016 by International Gallery Of The Arts in Canada. His paintings have been published in magazines worldwide and Melsen published a collection of artbooks. His work has been widely exhibited in group and solo exhibitions around the world.
After releasing several albums with various bands and recording music for films and art projects worldwide, Melsen released three experimental/ electronic solo albums. His latest album, titled “Dadaism” (2019) is mostly record in Berlin. It features soundscapes of a city forever in construction. ‘Dadaism’ tells the story of the dada art movement in sounds.
Melsen published his first book of poetry, which he has been working on for eight years, in 2020. Quack is a book full of rebellious and humorous short poems. Melsen is currently working on his new book of poetry. Expected to be published by the end of 2021.