About

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Marco Miller is a painter and street artist based in Chicago.  He specializes in portraiture, utilizing a variety of mediums including oil, acrylic, spray paint, charcoals, pastels and watercolors.  He attended Columbia College for graphic design, however as a painter, Marco is primarily self-taught.

CV:

  • Featured artist, January 2017 Google Chicago Artist Initiative, Google
  • Featured artist, January 2017 – Zoology exhibition, Vintage Quest
  • Featured artist, January 2017 – AMFM, AMFM Gallery
  • Art assistant/coordinator , December 2016 – Voyager2017: A Journey to the New Year ( a Canvas Chicago event), Baderbräu Bader Gallery
  • Featured artist, December 2016 –HOPE FOR THE DAY benefit, Baderbräu Bader Gallery
  • Featured artist, December 2016 – New Art Social, Beauty and Brawn art gallery
  • Featured artist, December 2016 – Chicago Style, Studio 23 (Art Basel Miami
  • Art coordinator, November 2016 – Subchroma (ft. DrmBt, Lefty Out There), Moonlight Studios
  • Featured artist, November 2016 – PB&J, Baderbräu Bader Gallery
  • Muralist, November 2016 – Nandos Peri Peri
  • Featured artist, October 2016 – Barrels for Murals, Chicago Distilling Company ( Beauty and Brawn event)
  • Featured artist, October 2016 – National Hellenic Museum
  • Featured artist, October 2016 – Naked People, Vintage Quest
  • Featured artist, September 2016 – FMK x Expo Chicago, FMK
  • Art coordinator, September 2016 – Activate Chicago, Activate Chicago
  • Featured artist, September 2016 – Instagram take over, Red Eye Chicago
  • Featured artist, September 2016 –North Coast Festival pop-up gallery, Union Park
  • Live painter, July 2016 – Pabst Blue Ribbon Promo, Binny’s Lakeview
  • Featured artist, April 2016 – Speaking in Cursive, 3206 Gallery
  • Curator, March 2016 – After Magazine 1st edition release event, Chicago Art Department
  • Muralist, February/March 2016 – Grand Opening, SPiN: A Ping Pong Social Club
  • Featured artist, February 2016 – “Maskerade”: A Party Performance Fashion Event, Chicago Art Department
  • Featured artist, January 2016 – A Night For The Creatives, Chicago Art Department
  • Live painter, January 2016 – ¡CumbiaSazo!, Double Door
  • Featured artist, December 2015 – Voyager 2016: A Journey to the New Year (a Canvas Chicago event), Moonlight Studios
  • Art coordinator, December 2015 – Voyager 2016: A Journey to the New Year (a Canvas Chicago event), Moonlight Studios
  • Artist in residence, November/December 2015 – 5 x 5 Series, Fulton Market Gallery
  • Art Coordinator, November 2015 – Subchroma (ft. Com Truise, LEFTY, Cofresi, DRMBT), Chop Shop
  •  Curator, November 2015 – Get Fresh Thursday (a Jordan Shoes event), Station 23
  • Artist, October 2015 – Covers, Iridium
  • Artist, October 2015 – Covers, Genesis Art Supply
  • Featured artist, September 2015 – Tale of Two Cities: “Toronto Meets Chicago” (Sponsored by Mountain Dew), Chop Shop
  • Featured artist, July 2015 – Canvas Primer No. 5, Canvas Chicago
  • Artist, July 2015 – Freehand x Era Present: The Chicago Series, Freehand
  • Muralist, July 2015 – Splash Paradise Presents: Pre-Soak, After Gallery
  • Featured artist, June 2015 – My Morning After & AMFM Magazine Present: The Jazz Series, After Gallery
  • Artist, March 2015 – OZO: A Tribal Masquerade, Multikulti
  • Artist, March 2015 – Art Gives Me Hope, Revolution Brewing Company
  • Mural designer, January 2015 – Rio (Austin, TX)
  • Featured artist, December 2014 – ERA Galleries Presents: Marco Miller, Rodan
  • Art Production Assistant/Set Designer, October 2014 – Jack Daniels Honey commercial
  • Artist, September 2014 – Art On Board, Lacuna Lofts
  • Artist/Curator/Promoter, August 2014 – Exploited
  • Artist, May 2014 – Seven Deadly Sins, Lacuna Lofts
  • Featured artist, April 2014 – Alive and Well, Elee Gallery
  • Featured artist, March 2014 – Collisions, Lacuna Lofts
  • Solo Exhibition Artist, November 2013 – #rapsplat, Lacuna Lofts
  • Artist, October 2013 – Scoundrel Benefit, The Keep