Melissa Hogan is a lifelong photographer who began painting about four years ago. The artist has shown her artwork in West Africa, Switzerland and at the Michele Chomette Galerie in Paris. While working with that gallery she showed photographs in Brittany and Normandy, In Brussels, Belgium and in Spain, in Bologna and Turin in Italy, in Berlin; and in Canada. In Atlanta she has shown at the now departed Metro Pictures and several others in Portland, plus a small one man /person show in Astoria. The artist’s latest show was paintings at Mom and Pop Wine Shop in Portland, Oregon, last November. Her photographic works are in the Musee de la Photo in Paris and in several private collections.