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Melissa Loney is an interdisciplinary artist from Omaha, NE (she/they, 1998) she received her BA in Studio Art from Hastings College in 2020 and is currently pursuing her MFA in Sculpture from the University of Arkansas. She exhibited work at ARC Gallery in Chicago, Illinois, {9} Gallery in Phoenix, Arizona, Bemis Center for Contemporary Art in Omaha, Nebraska, In Passing New York City, New York, GHOST in Omaha, Nebraska, Stay Home Gallery in Paris, Tennessee, UNGRground in Grand Island, Nebraska, and Far x Wide in Brooklyn, New York. 

My practice questions generational histories of making by interrogating the relationship between domesticity, aesthetics, and labor. I'm midwest born and raised, I believe in the power of the handmade, and my favorite drag queen in Manila Luzon.