Documentary Photographer, Filmmaker, Writer and Curator Robin Mellor travels the world in search stories from outsiders, the outcast and the ignored.
Fascinated by those who choose to live life to their own rhythm, those who shun convension and create lives and communities that have something to say and can be learned from if we only we take the time to listen.
Previous projects include:
Searching for the meaning of life in the American desert in "Another Space and time" 2012
Discovering how to live for free with the off grid community of the UK in "A Very British Utopia" 2016
Creating a large outdoor exhibition trail around East London with "Space Explorer" 2016
Diving into the world of Shamanism to investigate the rise of Westerners seeking medical treatment in the Jungle of Peru where Western medicine had failed them in "The Medicine" 2019
Exploring the mind of those at the sharp end of conservation in psychedelic documentary short "Cosmoto" 2020
A new project named "Yasuni" 2020 - looks at the 50 year fight between the Woarani Tribe of Ecuador and the Oil giants of the West.
He is currently working on an artists platform that will create links between charities and creatives to create work that will make a difference
PRESS / INTERVIEWS
FELL RUNNING IN SUNSPEL X IFFLEY ROAD
To celebrate the launch of Sunspel’s new activewear collaboration with British running apparel brand Iffley Road, photographer Robin Mellor asked fell runners in North Wales and the Lake District to off-road test the pieces for an evocative series of portraits...MORE
WIRED MAGAZINE APP OF THE MONTH
Photographer Robin Mellor has taken over the the streets of Hackney for this art exhibition with a twist. Use the app to track down billboard-sized photos…
Artist Robin Mellor has installed 15 billboard-sized artworks along a route from Hackney Central to the Regent's Canal. Download the Space Explorer app to add a specially chosen soundscape to the trail as you go