Artist-in-Residence / Director of Artology, BuildaBridge
Charlene Melhorn, a Biola graduate, is Artist-in-Residence and Director of Artology for BuildaBridge, a non-profit arts education and intervention organization primarily serving families and children coping with homelessness in Philadelphia. She created and developed Artology, an interdisciplinary art and science summer learning program that utilizes Philadelphia (its neighborhoods, parks, and museums) as a vibrant interactive classroom. Through BuildaBridge she has taught internationally in collaboration with local artists in Penang, Malaysia and Guatemala City, Guatemala.
She is currently working on her Masters of Education with a major in Art at Tyler School of Art – Temple University.