About Melanie Spinks
Melanie Spinks received the MFA from Georgia State Atlanta in Sculpture. She also received her MA from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary in Biblical Studies with focus on Theology and the Arts. She is a fine artist and teaches part time at Wingate University where she recently received a student-nominated Mentoring Award. Spinks has also taught at Charleston Southern and Georgia State in Atlanta.
Spinks has decades of experience in the museum and luxury design markets as an artist, builder, and exhibitions curator for blue-chip designers and clientele. She has also served in arts initiatives for underserved communities.
Spinks art examines themes of the sacred and profane in art and history, especially in spiritual contexts. Further and recent collaborations include the Lausanne Movement's Global Classroom on the Arts, Leighton Ford Ministries, InterVarsity’s Urbana, and the Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary’s Initiatives in the Arts.