• Anne Mélan
    Graphic Designer - Artist

    Anne was born in 1984 in tiny Luxembourg. She has a Bachelor's Degree in Design and a Masters of the Arts. She currently works as independent graphic designer and artist in Luxembourg City.

    Curious and versatile, she experiments with different visual styles and is fascinated by a lot of various techniques and approaches.

    She likes spinach, chocolate and long swims.

    Feel free to browse through her book and resumé which you can find on top of this page.

    Have fun!

Drawing Battle with Oh Mamie

http://www.ohmamie.com                  

Flyer for Amiavy

http://www.amiavy.com                    

T-shirt design for Bouneweger Stuff

Photo: Bouneweger Stuff                    

Map design for Minett Park Fond-de-Gras

http://www.minettpark.lu                    

STAMP, FDC ENVELOPE AND POSTMARK IN TRIBUTE TO JOSY BARTHEL FOR POST PHILATELY

  More info on www.postphilately.lu/news – www.postphilately.lu/timbre – www.lessentiel.lu Buy stamps on www.eservices.lu                

Anne Mélan @ EMPREINTE ATELIER DE GRAVURE

Since october 2015, Anne Mélan has been working on a personal series of engravings in the Empreinte Atelier de Gravure in Rollingergrund. Etching with its thin lines is a favourite technique of her for working small details. She also works with aquatint, for shaded surface. The engraving on the left is a combination of etching and aquatint. Zwei Münder, etching, … Continue reading

Anne Mélan with YVES KORTUM for CHRISTMAS

Christmas card collaboration between Anne Mélan and her lovely studio neighbour, Yves Kortum, combining photography, illustration, digital coloring and photomontage. In 2016, Anne Mélan is into Christmas mood and creates a second Christmas card. In a first step, the card can be considered more as a visual, technical and material experiment than an ultimate artwork. Probably more to come… See … Continue reading

Anne Mélan with ATBP @ KONSCHTHAUS BEIM ENGEL

All Them Beautiful Pictures has been curated and set up for a second time by the local artist Sascha DiGiambatista. This group expo shows recent illustrations, paintings, and prints of 19 artists, creatives and graphic designers. The expo is highly visited, especially on its vernissage on November 4th 2016. See more ART.  

VISUAL IDENTITY

  Anne Mélan’s visual identity is homemade. It is printed with a stamp, which was laser-engraved by FabLabLuxembourg. See more ADVERTISING.                                  

Anne Mélan @ 1535 OPEN DOORS

Once a year 1535 Creative Hub opens its doors and invites people to see this place for local creative industry. Get to know the building with its individual and professional studios, residents and guests. Building A is open since 2015, building C will be inaugurate on 24th of september 2017. Visit 1535 CREATIVE HUB

Anne Mélan for POST PHILATELY

Envelope and postmark design to mark the first day issue of a mini stampsheet celebrating 350 years since the Virgin Mary was elected patroness of the City of Luxembourg. Post Philately of Luxembourg publishes this stampsheet, created by the italian artist Daniela Longo, jointly with the stamp office of the Vatican. Postphilately.lu

Anne Mélan for MINISTÈRE DE L’ÉDUCATION NATIONALE

During a year, Anne Mélan works out more than 150 illustrations for a 5th grade german schoolbook, Sprachfuchs 4.1, launched by the Ministry of National Education. See more in ADVERTISING.  

Anne Mélan for HEINTZ VAN LANDEWYCK

In summer 2016, Heintz van Landewyck launches their special package design edition of their national cigarette brand, Maryland. It’s a carton of cigarettes containing 8 packages which have been designed individually by 8 artists and graphic designers. Anne Mélan chose a typical cafe scene with smoke, beer, darts and flirts. See more in ARTS.

Anne Mélan @ MIKE DECKER’S ANTIQUE SHOP

Painting exhibited in Mike Decker’s antique shop in Luxembourg City.

Anne Mélan for POST PHILATELY

Freehand graphic portrait illustration of the Grand-Duchess of Luxemburg Maria-Teresa for Post Philately who launches two stamps and a FDC envelope as part of the celebration of her 60th anniversary. See more in ADVERTISING.          

Anne Mélan LESSONS @ VILLA VAUBAN

This class (12 hours), in Luxembourg’s historical artmuseum Villa Vauban, refers to the current expo about Jean-Jacques de Boissieu’s engravings. The lessons focus on painting techniques similar to those used in engravings. The aim is to experiment the use of black and white in its many forms. VillaVauban.lu/blackandwhiteclass In 2015, twelve hours of lessons about how to paint portaits ran within Villa Vauban’s expo of Frantz Seimetz’s works. While … Continue reading

Anne Mélan @ EMPREINTE ATELIER DE GRAVURE

Empreinte Atelier de Gravure a.s.b.l. is a members collectif of professional engravers who have a sponsored engraving studio in Rollingergrund,Luxembourg. This is where Anne Mélan learns the techniques and works on personal projects since 2015. Der Tod begehrt Fleisch, etching, 40 x 30 cm, 2016 Elefantenschädel, etching, 15 x 10 cm, 2015 See more in … Continue reading

Anne Mélan LESSONS IN MAMER

Since 2014 Anne Mélan teaches painting classes in the commune of Mamer.          

Anne Mélan for BOUNEWEGER STUFF

A new look of the wall in one of Luxembourg’s most popular bars, Bouneweger Stuff, in Bonnevoie near the train station. See more in ADVERTISING.          

Anne Mélan for SOS KANNERDUERF

Christmas postcards for S.O.S. Kannerduerf. See more in ADVERTISING.          

Anne Mélan @ TROC’N’BROL

Two engravings troced at Troc’N’Brol 2015. See more in ART.          

Anne Mélan for RENERT

Book cover illustration in aquarelle on paper for Reynaert au pays des merveilles published by Editions Phi. See more in ADVERTISING.          

Anne Mélan for PAPERJAM

Cover illustration for Maison Moderne’s magazine Paperjam. See more in ADVERTISING.          

Anne Mélan for PAPERJAM

Series of twelve portraits for Maison Moderne’s monthly newspaper Paperjam. The portraits of political and economical celebreties in Luxembourg accompany three to four pages interviews from 2014 to 2015. (Photos: Maison Moderne) See more in ADVERTISING.          

Anne Mélan for 10 years ROCKHAL

Freehand graphic illutstration to celebrate Rockhal’s 10th birthday. Ten posterdesigns of ten musical headlines during 10 years of Luxembourg’s biggest concerthall. See more in ADVERTISING.          

Anne Mélan @ 1535°C

Anne Mélan is part of this amazing project, the 1535 Creative Hub in Differdange. The building of Arbed’s former carpenter’s workspace was renovated and contains now 40 ateliers for creative activities such as film producers, photographers, illustrators, graphic and app designers, artists and many more. The second building will be finished in 2017 where a lot more of … Continue reading

Anne Mélan @ SCHRÄINEREI

Small and cosy solo exposition from 1st october until 1st december 2015 in 1535’s brasserie, the Schräinerei. See more in ART.

Anne Mélan @ KUFA ESCH

Artwork called Cloud leaving Sheet for The Open End’s expo in Kulturfabrik in Esch. The threedimensional effect of the black and white illustration should be more intense when seen in an angle of 30 degrees to the picture. See more in ART.

Anne Mélan for NAMUR

Decoration of a garage door for the confectionary Namur who is official provider of the grand-ducal court. The confectioner and the garage are located next to each other in the city center of Luxembourg. The artist, following the environmental requirement given by the door and its 3 windows, worked on the effect of an optical … Continue reading

Anne Mélan for POST PHILATELY

Freehand illustration and digital design on three stamps for Post Philately. The portraits in aquarelle on paper show Robert Krieps, Claus Cito and René Engelmann for the series of Personnalities 2015. See more in ADVERTISING.

Anne Mélan for BOUNEWEGER STUFF

Oldschool beermat design for the brasserie Bouneweger Stuff. See more in ADVERTISING.

Anne Mélan @ TROC’N’BROL

Silkscreen print on Troc’N’Brol’s exposition for exchange deals in 2014. See more in ART.

Anne Mélan @ KONSCHTHAUS BEIM ENGEL

A collective exposition of 14 young artists in Galerie Konschthaus beim Engel showing illustrative and graphic works. This very mixed expo was organised by one of the artists Sascha Di Giambatista who plans a similar expo for the end of 2016. See more in ART.

Anne Mélan for GENERATION ART by RTL

As a guest in the second edition of RTL’s artshow Generation Art, Anne Mélan was invited to collaborate with one of the candidates on the theme of Vanitas Vanitatum. As it turned out Jill Bettendorf with whom Anne Mélan worked on an installation won the contest. See more in ART.

Anne Mélan for MIERSCHER KULTURHAUS

In 2014 the Mierscher Kulturhaus, a house of all cultural activity, celebrates their 10th birthday. Due to this event they make a present of 500 totebags with a silksscreen print designed by Anne Mélan to their most loyal visitors. According to their slogan Kultur am Carré the visual combines music, dance, theater and art in a … Continue reading

Anne Mélan for SCHMELZ KULTUR STENGEFORT

Poster and folder design for a small and international festival of Arts combining theater, dance, concerts and exposition. Artwork: oil on canvas, 70 x 50 cm, and digital layout See more in ADVERTISING.

Anne Mélan for STITCH LUXEMBOURG

Logo Design for a premium fashion store in Luxembourg city. See more in ADVERTISING.

Anne Mélan for POST LUXEMBOURG

POST Philately pays tribute to the Fédération des Sociétés philatéliques du Luxembourg (Federation of Luxembourg’s philately societies) with the issue of a miniature sheet of stamps made of natural silk. The top layer of the paper contains 30g of silk per square meter providing a silky effect. Anne Mélan is lucky to design the stamp sheet … Continue reading

Anne Mélan @ BEN’S CLUB

In 2013 Anne Mélan was invited as a guest in one of Luxembourg’s only comedy shows called Ben’s Club. Together with Yves Kortum, a famous photographer in Luxembourg, the actor Tommy Schlesser and Cátia Conçalves they talked about love and morning rituals of every day life.

Anne Mélan for EMILE WEBER

Cover Illustration for Voyage Emile Weber showing private memories of holidays in Ibiza. Aquarelle and ink on paper, 40 x 30 cm, 2014 See more in ADVERTISING.

Anne Mélan for EXTRABOLD

Christmas vitrine illustration for Extrabold, a popular street fashion store in Luxembourg downtown. See more in ADVERTISING.

Anne Mélan for KREMART

Anne Mélan created 10 illustrations with pastel on paper for a children’s book called Mammendaag talking about children living with homosexual parents. The book is written by Christiane Kremer who is also one of the three founding members of Kremart Edition by which the book was published. See more in ADVERTISING.

ANNE MÉLAN FOR M.WEYDERT

Two advertisements for M. Weydert, fall/winter 2013/2014 and spring/summer 2013. Find more in ADVERTISING.

ANNE MÉLAN @ JPEE

  During the “15th games of the small states of europe” the Ministery of Culture invites Anne Mélan to participate on this sportive event as a resident artist to pick up personal impressions. The final works are showed in en expo at Coque, Centre National Sportif et Culturel, together with the works of Bruno Baltzer, also resident … Continue reading

ANNE MÉLAN FOR BOUNEWEGER STUFF

Bouneweger Stuff celebrates their first Birthday Party. Find more in ADVERTISING.

ANNE MÉLAN WORKSHOP @ LYCÉE CLASSIQUE DE DIEKIRCH

During the workshop MYSPACE organised by Lycée Classique de Diekirch a group of 12 scholars work on black and white Selfportraits.  These illustrations are exposed in the school and are also used to do the flyer to promote the expo and a silkscreen Poster which both are done by Anne Mélan.

ANNE MÉLAN FOR POST PHILATELY

Anne Mélan recently did two postage stamps for Entreprise des Postes et Télecommunications. They came out in march 2013 and pay tribute to two luxembourgish personalities, Putty Stein and Mgr. Nicolas Adames. Get them! Find more on ADVERTISING.

ANNE MÉLAN @ GALERIE BEIM ENGEL

Anne Mélan & Sté Ternes, invited by the Ministery of Culture, opened the expo at Galerie beim Engel on 21 March 2013. Sté Ternes’ more conceptual work is rich in medium which one can see throughout the drawings, sculptures, photography, video and sound installed in the masonry of the building situated in the oldtown of … Continue reading

ANNE MÉLAN @ GENERATION ART

Generation Art is a brand new TV show airing on RTL Luxembourg. 11 eclectic artists showcase their talent every week throughout various challenges that all require creative thinking and execution. Two days is the amount of time they have before exhibiting their work at the Generation Art atelier. The artists are free to choose their … Continue reading

ANNE MÉLAN FOR ETERNAL TANGO

Eternal Tango was one of the most popular luxembourgish bands in their home country and exported their music to the international market like no other band from Luxembourg did before. Unfortunately they splitted their band in 2012 after 10 years of great sound. Eternal Tanfo gave one last good bye concert in december 2012 for … Continue reading

ANNE MÉLAN FOR EXIT07

Silkscreen done for Exit07’s concert of Gonjasufi. Find more in ADVERTISING.

ANNE MÉLAN @ BOUNEWEGER STUFF

Have a drink at Bouneweger Stuff situated in Luxembourg’s capital’s district Bonnevoie. The café reopened its doors in 2012 and has an entire wall designed by Anne Mélan. 1, rue du Cimetière / L-1338 LUXEMBOURG Find more in ART.