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Melanie Kay Gerleve Edit Profile

sculptor , Vocalist , writer

Melanie Kay Gerleve, American sculptor, writer, vocalist.

Background

Gerleve, Melanie Kay was born on February 10, 1953 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Melvin Walter and Katharine Adam Johnson.

Career

Owner Equinox Art Gallery, Lake Zurich, Illinois, 1975-1977, Gerleve Gallery, Chicago, 1984-1985. Lead vocalist Mad Alice and the Guillotine, Barrington, Illinois, 1979-1981, Madjesty, Forest Lake, 1981-1982. Featured artist Starfire Gallery, Mount Ida, Arkansas, 1991-1999.

Sculpture teacher, Forest Lake, 1974-1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Vocalist Phantom Caller Wired for Love, 1995 (American Society of Composers cash award 1996-1998). Author, illustrator: (children's literature) Dragon Slayers, 1998.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sailing, gardening, computer graphics.

Connections

Married Mark Lloyd Gerleve, July 27, 1974.

father:
Melvin Walter

mother:
Katharine Adam Johnson

spouse:
Mark Lloyd Gerleve