Jill Miller

Adjunct Faculty

Jill Miller is an art practitioner who works collaboratively with communities and individuals. Her recent work explores motherhood through a lens of feminism and performance, and her work takes shape across many forms and disciplines. In past work she searched for Bigfoot in the Sierra Nevada, inserted herself into the art historical work of John Baldessari, and became a private investigator who performed surveillance on art collectors. Born in Illinois, she received her MFA in from University of California, Los Angeles and her BA from University of California, Berkeley, in English. Her work has been shown nationally and internationally, and collected in public institutions worldwide including CA2M Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo in Madrid and the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. She teaches at UC Berkeley, Stanford University and San Francisco Art Institute.


  • MFA, University of California Los Angeles, 2004
  • BA, University of California Berkeley, 1999

Upcoming Events:

  • Summer 2015 - Launch of ArtReach Studios, a socially-engaged art work that radically re-envisions the artist residency, focusing on artists who are parents. 
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