Adrian Melis graduated from the Instituto Superior de Arte in Havana (2010). From 2014 onwards, he is studying at Rijksakademie of the Visual Arts in Amsterdam. Melis participated in multiple solo and group performances, such as Uneven Growth: tactical Urbanisms for Expanding Megacities (Museum of Modern Art, New York, 2014); Future Generation Art Prize (The PinchukArtCentre, Kiev, 2014); Engagements (Poitiers Museum, France, 2015); Permanent Playfulness (Mendes Wood DM, São Paulo, 214).
His own installations has been displayed in ADN Galeria, Barcelona; Kunsthalle Basel; EspaiDos, Terrassa; Lumen Travo Gallery, Amsterdam en MAS, Santander. Currently, he lives and works in Amsterdam.