Melissa Miller  (American, 1951) 

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Melissa Miller, Octopus with Three Fishes

 

Melissa Miller
Octopus with Three Fishes
2008

Lisa Brown Consulting
Melissa Miller, Elephant

 

Melissa Miller
Elephant
2000

Lisa Brown Consulting
Melissa Miller, Sea Bed

 

Melissa Miller
Sea Bed
2009

Talley Dunn Gallery
Melissa Miller, Oasis

 

Melissa Miller
Oasis
2008

Talley Dunn Gallery
Melissa Miller, Farm

 

Melissa Miller
Farm
2002

Talley Dunn Gallery
Melissa Miller, Drink

 

Melissa Miller
Drink
2000

Talley Dunn Gallery
Melissa Miller, Group

 

Melissa Miller
Group
1998

Talley Dunn Gallery
Melissa Miller, Fossil

 

Melissa Miller
Fossil
1998

Talley Dunn Gallery
Melissa Miller, Anima

 

Melissa Miller
Anima
1996

Talley Dunn Gallery
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Melissa Miller, Heading In; Upstairs Retreat; Self Portrait on Vacation (3 works)

 

Melissa Miller
Heading In; Upstairs Retreat; Self Portrait on Vacation (3 works), 1992
color pencil drawing

 

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Melissa Miller, Swamp

 

Melissa Miller
Swamp, 1983
oil on linen

 

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Melissa Miller, Piggyback

 

Melissa Miller
Piggyback, 1984
Acrylic on Paper

 

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1951   Born in Houston, TX
1969 - 1971   Attended University of Texas, Austin, TX
1971   Museum of Fine Arts School, Houston, TX
1974   B.F.A., University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
1974   Yale Summer School of Music and Art, New Haven, CT
1974   Full Scholarship, Yale Summer School of Music and Art
1979   National Endowment for the Arts
1982   National Endowment for the Arts
1982   Anne Giles Kimbrough Fund, Dallas Museum of Art
1985   National Endowment for the Arts
1987   1987 Texas Art Award
1999   Legend Award, Dallas Visual Arts Center
  The artist currently lives and works in Austin, TX
 

Public Collections

3M Company, Austin, TX
Albright-Knox Gallery, Buffalo, NY
American Airlines, Dallas, TX
AMOCA, Houston, TX
ARCO, Dallas, TX
Chase Manhattan Art Collection, New York, NY
The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, HI
Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso, TX
First National Bank, Chicago, IL
The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C.
Interfirst Bank, Houston, TX
Modern Museum of Art, Fort Worth, TX
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
The National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C.
The Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando, FL
Payne Webber, New York, NY
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
Texas Tech University

2008   “Recent Acquisitions”, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
2008   “Faculty Exhibition”, Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, TX
2008   “Melissa Miller: Texas Artist of the Year Exhibition”, Art League Houston, Houston, TX (solo)
2007   “Melissa Miller: Works on Paper”, Moody Gallery, Houston, TX (solo)
2007   “Everything”, Dunn & Brown Contemporary, Dallas, Texas
2007   “Measured Strokes, Spontaneous Beasts, Paintings by Sarah Canright and Melissa Miller””, Sarofim School of Fine Arts, Southwestern University, Georgetown, Texas
2006   “Texas 100: Selections from the El Paso Museum of Art”, El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso, Texas
2006   “Flatbed in Marfa”, 124 El Paso Street (Julie Speed’s studio), Marfa, Texas
2006   “Fresh Ink, Flatbed Editions”, Nancy Scanlin Gallery, Austin, TX
2006   Melissa Miller: Works on Paper, Nave Museum, Victoria, TX (solo)
2006   Bestiary: A Juried Group Exhibition, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR
2005   Land, Dunn and Brown Contemporary, Dallas, Texas
2005   the Water’s Edge, Austin Museum of Art - Laguna Gloria, Austin, TX
2005   Melissa Miller: Recent Works on Paper, The Ellen Noel Art Museum, Odessa, TX (solo)
2004   Melissa Miller- New Paintings, Ringling School of Art and Design, Sarasota, FL (solo)
2004   Bestiary: Works on Paper by Melissa Miller, Mary Baldwin College, Staunton, VA (solo)
2004   A Beastiary: Works on Paper by Melissa Miller, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS (solo)
2004   5th Anniversary Exhibition, Dunn and Brown Contemporary, Dallas, TX
2004   Perspectives @ 25: A Quarter-Century of New Art in Houston, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX
2004   Press: Texas Grit, William Cempbell Contemporary Art, Fort Worth, TX
2004   Mythmakers and Storytellers, Nancy Scanlin Gallery, Helms Fine Arts Center, Austin, TX
2004   Texas Paint, Part One: More True Stories, Arlington Museum of Art, Arlington, TX
2004   Texas Vision, The Barrett Collection, The Meadows Museum, Dallas, TX
2004   21/30 Artistas Graficas de Texas, Galleria del Instutio de Artes Plasticas de la Universidad Veracruzana, Veracruz, Mexico
2004   B-side: Studio & Design Faculty Show, 2004, Creative Research Lab, Austin, TX
2003   Flip, Dunn and Brown Contemporary, Dallas, TX
2003   New Paintings, Galveston Arts Center, Galveston, TX (solo)
2003   New Paintings, Betty Moody Gallery, Houston, Texas (solo)
2002   Next, Dunn and Brown Contemporary, Dallas, TX
2002   Re: Vision Five Women Re- Vision, The University of Texas at San Antonio Art Gallery, San Antonio, TX
2002   Groundwork, Recent Work by Faculty in the Department of Art and Art History at the University of Texas at Austin, Creative Research Laboratory, Austin, TX
2002   Wild Life: The Other Tradition, Polk Museum of Art, Lakeland, FL (catalog)
2001   Melissa W. Miller, St. Edwards University, Fine Arts Gallery, Austin, TX (solo)
1999   Melissa W. Miller, St. Edwards University, Fine Arts Gallery, Austin, TX (solo)
1995   Melissa Miller: Paintings 1986-1995, Holly Solomon Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1995   Texas Gallery, Houston, TX (catalog)
1991   Miller: The Artist’s Eye, Kimball Art Museum, Fort Worth, TX (solo)
1990   Paintings, Georgia State University Art Gallery, Atlanta, GA
1989   Yellowstone Art Center, Billings, MT
1986   Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY; Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX
1986   Fort Worth Art Museum, Fort Worth, TX (solo)
1985   “Fresh Paint”, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
1985   “Women of the American West”, Bruce Museum, Greenwich, CT
1985   “Private Treasures - Public View”, San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX
1985   “Jungle Fever”, The Harcus Gallery, Boston, MA
1985   “Texas Currents”, San Antonio Art Institute, San Antonio, TX
1984   “New Directions for the Michener Collection”, Archer Huntington Gallery, University of Texas, Austin, TX
1984   “Five Texans in Venice”, University of Texas, San Antonio, San Antonio, TX
1984   “Paradise Lost/Paradise Regained”, The Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
1984   “El Arte Narrativo”, Museo Rufino Tamayo, Mexico City, Mexico
1984   “Biennial III”, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
1984   “10 Years Later: An Exhibition of Yale-Norfolk Alumni and Faculty”, Art Barn Gallery
1984   “Bunnies”, White Columns, New York, NY
1984   “Four Texas Painters”, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL
1983   “New Figurative Drawing in Texas”, San Antonio Art Institute, San Antonio, TX
1983   “1983 Biennial Exhibition”, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
1983   “The End of the World: Contemporary Visions of the Apocalypse”, The New Museum, New York, NY
2007    Kalil, Susie, Melissa Miller, University of Texas Press, 2007.
2006    Lloyd, Jennifer, “Small and Strong,” Victoria Advocate, June 9, p. 9E
2004    Smit, Johnathan. “Melissa Miller’s Animal Kingdom,” Texas Co-op Power, July, 2004, pp. 6-11.
2004    Cohen, Rebecca S. “Melissa Miller” ARTL!ES, Fall 2004. P. 16-17
2004    Ennis, Michael. “Texas Fusion.” ARTL!ES. Summer 2004, Number 43, pp 16 & 18
2004    Johnson, Patricia C. “Perspectives @ 25' is all about changes.” . October 23, 2004, pp. E3, E9.
2003    Chavarria, Albert Jesus. “Melissa Miller: Recent Work The Galveston Arts Center and Moody Gallery,” ARTLIES, Winter 2002-2003. p. 80.
2003    Johnson, Patricia C. “Works Worth Seeing,” Houston Chronicle, February 27, 2003. p. 13 F.
2003    Duncan, Michael. “Melissa Miller at Moody,” Art in America, December 2003. p. 114.
2003    Kutner, Janet. “A Wild Kingdom,” The Dallas Morning News, October 2002.
2002    “Art,” The Dallas Morning News, October 2002.