Storefront by Perry Melat

Perry Melat is a photographer based in Philadelphia, PA. He attended the University of the Arts, and received a BFA degree in Photography. Storefront, archival inkjet print, is part of his photographic personal project Oil Country and was taken in Oil City, PA and was part of Sweetwater's Turning Red exhibition in 2017.


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