Sean Owen Miller received a MFA from University of Colorado, Boulder. He is an artist, curator, and collector whose work considers materiality, entropy, politics, ecology, and the museum. His awards, and residencies include: National Academies Keck Futures Initiative Award (Co-PI), Creative Campus Catalyst Fund (UF), Flax Arts Studios (U.K.), and Nelimarkka Museum (Finland). Miller is Co-Founder of SOIL artist-run space/collective (Seattle), Founder/Director of John Erickson Museum of Art (JEMA), a location-variable museum, and Co-Founder of Crude Life Portable Biodiversity Museum (with Brandon Ballengee).
Miller's exhibitions include: National Academies Keck Futures Initiative Annual Conference Exhibition, ACC Galerie (Weimar), Deitch Projects Art Parade (NYC), Werkstadt (Berlin), National Museum of Ireland (Dublin), Schalter Gallery (Berlin), Spazio Utopia (Campagna, Italy), Indianapolis Museum of Art, Contemporary Museum (Baltimore), Aqua Art Fair (Miami Beach), Golden Thread Gallery (Belfast, N. Ireland), Catalyst Arts (Belfast, N. Ireland), UICA (Michigan), CoCA (Seattle), COCA (St. Louis), Post Gallery (Los Angeles), Howard House Gallery (Seattle), Saltworks (Atlanta), Roq La Rue Gallery (Seattle), Limerick City Gallery (Limerick, Ireland), Museo Raccolte Frugone (Genoa, Italy), UnimediaModern Contemporary Art (Genoa, Italy), Villa Croce Museo d’Arte Contemporanea (Genoa, Italy), Bob Rauschenberg Gallery, Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art, and HorseHead Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition in (Seattle and Belfast, N. Ireland)
Miller's coverage includes: Art Papers, Art Districts, Burnaway, CBS, New York Times, The Nation, New Art Examiner, Sculpture Magazine, Baltimore Sun, Issues magazine, LA Weekly, Modern Art Notes, Seattle Times, Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Qantas, Miami New Times, Daytona Beach News-Journal, The Stranger, Seattle Weekly, USA Today, ArtStar, Dish Network (2008), NVTV, Northern Visions Media Centre, April 21, 2008. “How to Start Your Own Country” (2009) Documentary by Jodi Shapiro.
Sean Miller is an Associate Professor. He teaches Sculpture and the Workshop for Art Research and Practice with the School of Art and Art History at University of Florida.
More of Sean Owen Miller's work:
John Erickson Museum of Art http://www.jema.us
Dream Registry http://dreamregistry.net/wordpress/
UF Faculty Page https://arts.ufl.edu/directory/profile/2017