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Resume

                                                   

                                                                Kelly Miller

                                                    www.artistkellymiller.com

                                                  

 

 

EXPERIENCE

2016-           Maryville University, Adjunct Faculty of Metalsmithing, St. Louis, MO.

2016            Midwest Metalsmiths, Instructor of Chroma-Cool Powder Coating Workshop

                     held at SIUE.

2016-           Craft Alliance, Educator for summer camps and adult classes,

                     St. Louis, MO.

2015-16       St. Louis Science Center, Educator in Makerspace, St. Louis, MO.

2012-           Hammer Stone Metal Art Jewelry, Entrepreneur, St. Louis, MO.

2013             SOHA Gallery, Instructor Tin and Riveting Workshop, St. Louis, MO.

2011-12       SIUE, Instructor of Record: Beginning Jewelry/Metalsmithing,

                     Edwardsville, IL

2000-09       Lordo’s Diamonds, Bench Jeweler, St. Louis, MO

EDUCATION

2013           MFA, Fine Art with a concentration in Metalsmithing at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Edwardsville, IL

2000           BFA, Metals and Jewelry, cum laude, Savannah College of Art of Design Savannah, GA

1995           AA, Fine Art, Deans List, East Central College, Union, MO

 

 

AWARDS

2012           Friends of Art Award, SIUE Graduate Show, Edwardsville, IL

2011           Harold Kendall Metals Award, SIUE Graduate Show, Edwardsville, IL

2010           Harold Kendall Metals Award, SIUE Graduate Show, Edwardsville, IL

2009           Competitive Graduate Award, SIUE, Edwardsville, IL

                    Fine Art Finals Midwest Collegiate Competition, Honorable Mention, Scholarship Award

2005           SJTA and SCAD Competition, Best in show, First place in silver category, Atlanta, GA    

1997-00     Marian Edna Effing Scholarship, Savannah College of Art of Design, GA

1993-95     Full Ride Art Scholarship, East Central College, Union, MO

PUBLICATIONS AND MEDIA

2016          Art Jewelry Magazine, The Back Page

2015          JTV’s Rockstar Designer Reality Show, featured contestant. September 2015.   

2015          9 AM Show, Fox 2 News morning show. May and August.

2014          Behind The Brooch, Lorena Angulo, A Schiffer Publication

2014          Art Jewelry Magazine, Gallery section

2013          Art Jewelry Magazine, Gallery section

2012          Showcase 500 Rings, Lark Books Publication

                   Art Jewelry Magazine, Gallery section

                   Humor In Craft, Author: Brigitte Martin, A Schiffer Publication

2010          500 Gemstone Jewels, Lark Books Publication

                   The Fine Art of the Tin Can, Lark Books Publication

2005          HGTV’s That’s Clever, Created two projects for cable television show, November 2005

 

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017            Works Through Time, Maryville University, St. Louis, MO

2013            Hard to Swallow, Graduate Thesis Show, SOHA Gallery, St. Louis, MO

 

 

INVITATIONAL EXHIBITIONS

2017            Trunk Show and Meet the Artist, Craft Alliance, St. Louis, MO

2016            Wearable Arts Show, Chicago Avenue Fire Art Center, Minneapolis, MN

2015            Trunk Show, Urban Matter, St. Louis, MO

2011            La Noche del Broche, Equinox Gallery, San Antonio, TX

                     Master of Fine Arts Invitational, St. Charles Community College, MO

2010-11      Tin the Element of Surprise Traveling Exhibition, Edwardsville, IL Art

                    Center, Montana State University in Bozeman, MT, East Carolina University,

                    NC, College of the Albemarle in Manteo, NC

 

 

SELECT JURIED EXHIBITIONS

2019 .          Hidden Treasures, Exhibition at Craft Alliance Center for Art + Design, St. Louis, MO

2017            Adorned Spaces, SNAG Exhibition, New Orleans, LA.

                     Make Shift, Exhibition at Craft Alliance Center for Art + Design, St. Louis, MO

2016            Retro/Future: Classic Forms and Contemporary Design, EAC, Edwardsville, IL

2016            Wearable Arts Show, Chicago Avenue Fire Art Center, Minneapolis, MN

2015            Under Fire, North East Enamel Guild, CA

2015            Bright Ideas Expo, St. Louis Science Center, St. Louis, MO

2012            The Body Adorned, First SNAG Online Exhibition.

                     Beyond Boarders: NCEG 11th International Juried Enamel Exhibition, El Cerrito, CA

                     Object: Midwest Metalcore Student Jewelry and Metalsmithing Exhibition, Milwaukee, WI

                     Fusion: SNAG Juried Student Show. Scottsdale, AZ.

                     SIUE Graduate Show, Annual Juried Exhibition, Edwardsville, IL

2011            Craft Forms 2011, International Juried Exhibition, Wayne, PA

                     Food for Thought, Thomas Mann Gallery I/O, New Orleans, LA      

                     Materials: Hard and Soft, 24th Annual National Contemporary Craft

                     Competition and Exhibition.  Denton, TX

                     SIUE Student Success Center Juried Exhibition, Edwardsville, IL

                     SIUE Graduate Show, Annual Juried Exhibition, Edwardsville, IL

2010            Material Juxtaposition: An Exhibition of Metal and Fiber Art. Main Street   Gallery, Edwardsville, IL

                     Strassen Kunst: An International Exhibition of Work Inspired by Graffiti, Artspace, Richmond, VA

                     SIUE Student Success Center Juried Exhibition. Edwardsville, IL

                     No.1 All media Juried Exhibition, Edwardsville Art Center, IL

                     SIUE Graduate Show, Annual Juried Exhibition, Edwardsville, IL

2009            Craft Forms 2009, International Juried Exhibition, Wayne, PA

2004-05      SJTA Competition, Southern Jewelers Travelers Association and SCAD,

                     Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta, GA

2004            Precious Metals, Savannah College of Art and Design, GA

2003-04      4th and 5th Annual Venus Envy, Juried Exhibition, St. Louis, MO

2001            Metal Departures: Juried Exhibition. Society of Midwest Metalsmiths, St. Louis, MO                       

 

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

                    Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA

                    Southern Illinois University of Edwardsville, Edwardsville, IL