Apryl Miller

188 East 76th Street, #29

New York, NY 10021 

(212) 639-1836

apryl@aprylmiller.com

 

 

Selected Exhibitions

         2015    Greenpoint Gallery, “Summer Grand Salon Show”, Brooklyn, NY      

         2015    Simon & Schuster CA, “Hungry Ghosts” book launch, Ottawa, CA

         2014    Studio Montclair, "Viewpoints", Juried Group Exhibition, Newark, NJ

         2012    Banzai!!!, Group Exhibition, New York City

         2007    Broadway Gallery, “Dreamy Techniques”, Group Exhibition, New York City

           2007     New Art Center Group Exhibition, New York City

           2007     New Art Center Group Exhibition, and performance, New York City

           2005     The Armory at Park Avenue, Juried Exhibition, New York City

           2005     Jeffrey, New York, “Apryl In Wonderland”, Solo Installation, New York City

           2005     Rockefeller Center Arts Fair, Juried Exhibition, New York City

 

           

Bibliography

  •  Time Out New York, “A Technicolor Playhouse”, p. 8, September 25-October 1, 2014
  •  Port Townsend Leader, “Port Townsend native brightens Big Apple”, August 20, 2014 
  • ASOS, "Zoe Kravitz", Cover Story, p 68, 69, 70, 71, 72, 73, 74, 75,  April, 2014
  • Ser Padres, “The King of Colors”, Cover Story, p 44-48, August/September, 2012
  •  Konstvarlden, “Apryl in the Sky with Diamonds”, Argot Murelius, Cover Story, p 48-52, January, 2011
  • The Sunday Times Style Magazine, “Perfect Patch” p 55-56, February 28, 2010  
  • Working Mother, “Spring Forward”, Cover Story, p 28-33,  February/March, 2009
  • Financial Times, ” Inside Intrigues”, David Kauffman, September 7, 2007
  • The Guardian, “ Have a nose in New York”, Caroline Roux, October 1, 2005
  • The New York Times, “On the Street”, Fan Club,  Bill Cunningham, August 21, 2005
  • “Artists’ Interiors”, “Manhattan Views with VibrantHues”, Laurie Dickson, Cover, Chapter 10, Rockport Publishers,  2003,
  •  HomeStyle, “Patchwork Planet”, Cara Papper,  p 78-83, February 2002

Television/Radio

  •  CBC.ca Radio, “All in a Day”, Alan Neal, Interview about “Hungry Ghosts” painting, June 10, 2015
  •  HGTV “Home, Strange Home” Segment on the artwork of Apryl Miller, October 2013
  •   MTV  “Teen Cribs” Feature Segment on the artwork of Apryl Miller, March 2010
  •  HGTV “I Want That! Baths”,  Feature segment on the artwork of Apryl Miller, September 2006
  •  HGTV “Offbeat America”, Episode “Collage Loft and More”, September 2005
  •  HGTV “Top 10 Most Fabulous Bathrooms”, Episode “Colorful Palette”, January 2003
  •  Nipon Television “The Wide”, Manhattan Lifestyle Segment, March 2003
  •  Channel 7 News, WABC New York City, “Inside the Artist’s Studio”, March 2003

Online Periodicals

  •  Salon.com, “Living in your art”, Emily Colucci, Sept. 2, 2012    

Blogs

  • Or Does It Explode, "Interview with Apryl Miller: 'Sculpture Masquerading as Furniture', Color, Juxtapositions, and More" November 15, 2015
  • KD Outsider Artist, "Apryl Miller: A Visionary Nest," October 7, 2015
  • Terry's Fabrics, "Designer's Insights with Apryl Miller", October 5, 2015
  • Spaces Vernacular Art Environments, "Apryl Miller," July 16, 2015
  • Brut Force, "Apryl Miller,"' July 6, 2015
  • Extraimaginary, “Interview with Apryl Miller-Artist from NYC”, October 14, 2014
  •  Saks Fifth Ave Blog, “Ravishing Rooms: The Apryl Miller Interview” July 29, 2014
  •  E-ratio Poetry Journal, “The Apryl Miller Interview” July, 2014
  •  Art Book Guy, “Apryl Miller: There Is No Box”, June 2014
  • Hyperallergic, "A View from the Easel" Studio Visit, Philip Hartigan, June 6, 2014
  • MoD Design Guru, "Designer Spotlight: Apryl Miller, Inhabitable Art", Michele Alfano, March 31, 2014  
  • Two Coats Of Paint, “25 Hours in New York; Jenny Zoe Casey,” March 1, 2014
  •  Curbed National, “'Fantastically Whimsical' Apartment Sports 150 Paint Colors”, Amy Schellenbaum, October 26, 2012
  • Apartment Therapy, “Apryl’s Technicolor Life”, Janal Laban, October 25, 2012
  • Ikono, “Living In Your Art: Apryl Miller On Her Living Installation Home” September 8, 2012
  • Curbed NY, “Artist’s UES Apartment is a Technicolor Wonderland”, Jessica Dailey, September 7, 2012
  • Hyperallergic, “Living in your Art: Apryl Miller on Transforming Her Home Into a DIY Installation” Emily Colucci, September 6, 2012
  • Milk Made, Milk Studios, “Creative Spaces”, Feature Segment, Lynn Maliszewski, July 23, 2012

Lectures/Speaking Engagements

  •  Fountain House Gallery, NYC, Artist Talk, April 7, 2015  
  • City College of New York, “Vernacular Art Environments”, April 18, 2015  
  • Open House New York, “The Home as a Creative Incubator for Children” Artist Talk, 5 Lectures, October 6-7, 2012
  • Crestmont Country Club, W. Orange, NJ, Artist Talk, June, 2012
  • Historical Society of Princeton, Artist Talk, January, 2010
  • Open House New York, Artist Talk, 6 Lectures, October 6-7, 2007
  • Bates Technical College, Textile Department, Artist Talk, May 2007
  •  Bates Technical College, Textile Department, “Emotional Resonance in the Home through the Integration of Art Objects”,  May 2007
  • Open House New York, “The Home as Creative Muse”, Artist Talk. 6 Lectures, October 7-8, 2006
  • University of Missouri, Columbia, Textile Department, “Personal Symbolism in Home Design,” July 2006
  • Bates Technical College, Textile Department,  “Furniture as Intimate Sculpture for the Home”, June 2006
  • Open House New York, “The Home as Creative Muse”, Artist Talk, 8 Lectures, October 8-9, 2005
  • Docents of NYC Museums, “The Home as Art Installation”, November, 2004          
  • Open House New York, “The Discovery of Symbols and Meaning in my Work”, Artist Talk, 8 Lectures, October 9-10, 2004

Teaching Positions

             Visiting Artist, The Trevor Day School, New York City,

  • Artist Books, Spring 2006 
  • Costume Design, Spring 2004
  •  A Little Art (Box), a Little Business, Spring 2003                           

Collaborations for Fashion Shoots/Television

                             2014         Saks Fifth Avenue

                             2014         ASOS Magazine 

                             2012         Ser Padres Magazine

                         2010         Working Mother Magazine

                         2004         Limited Too

                             2003         Universal Records

                             2003        WE Channel

                             2002        Glamour Magazine

                             2002         Mademoiselle Magazine

                             2002         Neiman Marcus

                             2002         Lee Jeans

                             2001          Limited Too

 

Education

                        1990 Fashion Institute of Technology, New York City

                        A.A., Fashion Design