September 3, 2015


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The Art of Melanie Halprin

Melanie Halprin, 21, is autistic and is non-verbal. An artist in the Netherlands saw a card she designed and as a result, two pieces of her art were displayed in art show in Amsterdam where thousands of people saw it. (Boris Minkevich / Winnipeg Free Press)
Melanie Halprin (centre), flanked by her parents, Brenda (left) and Phil, holds one of her creations. (Boris Minkevich / Winnipeg Free Press)
Melanie Halprin with one of her creations. (Boris Minkevich / Winnipeg Free Press)
A sample of Melanie Halprin's art. (Boris Minkevich / Winnipeg Free Press)
A sample of Melanie Halprin's work. (Boris Minkevich / Winnipeg Free Press)
A sample Melanie Halprin's artwork.
 (Boris Minkevich / The Winnipeg Free Press)
A sample of Melanie Halprin's artwork.  (Boris Minkevich / Winnipeg Free Press)
A sample Melanie Halprin's artwork. (Boris Minkevich / Winnipeg Free Press)
Melanie Halprin, 21, is autistic and is non-verbal. An artist in the Netherlands saw a card she designed and as a result, two pieces of her art were displayed in art show in Amsterdam where thousands of people saw it. - (Boris Minkevich / Winnipeg Free Press)
Melanie Halprin (centre), flanked by her parents, Brenda (left) and Phil, holds one of her creations. - (Boris Minkevich / Winnipeg Free Press)
Melanie Halprin with one of her creations. - (Boris Minkevich / Winnipeg Free Press)
A sample of Melanie Halprin's art. - (Boris Minkevich / Winnipeg Free Press)
A sample of Melanie Halprin's work. - (Boris Minkevich / Winnipeg Free Press)
A sample Melanie Halprin's artwork. - (Boris Minkevich / The Winnipeg Free Press)
A sample of Melanie Halprin's artwork. - (Boris Minkevich / Winnipeg Free Press)
A sample Melanie Halprin's artwork. - (Boris Minkevich / Winnipeg Free Press)

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