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DUTES MILLER | images | artist resume | WX Solo Shows: 2012 | 2009| collaborative work in Miller & Shellabarger

b. 1965, Pennsylvania
Lives and works in Chicago, IL

Dutes Miller’s collages, artists books and phallic sculptures examine the spaces where the artist’s inner life, queer subcultures and mass media intersect. Miller appropriates images from pornographic websites, magazines and his own personal imaginings to investigate alternative standards of beauty, visualizations of lust and desire found on the internet, and power dynamics in sexual relationships.

Dutes Miller’s 2013 solo show at Western Exhibitions was reviewed in artforum.com, Hyperallergic, the Huffington Post and the Chicago Reader. His 2009 solo show, again at Western Exhibitions, was reviewed in Time Out Chicago, New City, Chicago Tribune and on artforum.com, where artist/curator/critic Michelle Grabner wtote: “Miller’s mixed-media collages on paper incorporating penis figures striking silly states of repose and activity are enjoyable vignettes, demonstrating nimble material interplay.” Miller’s work has been included in exhibitions at White Flag Projects in St. Louis and the Ukranian Museum of Art, 40000 and COMA, all in Chicago His collaborative work with his husband Stan Shellabarger, as Miller & Shellabarger, won a 2008 Artadia Award and a 2007 Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation award and has been written about in Art in America, Artforum.com, Art & Auction, Frieze, Artnet, The Art Newspaper, Flash Art, and the Chicago Tribune. Miller received a BFA from Illinois State University. He lives and works in Chicago

 

 

 

 

 

Black and White Ghost
Mixed media painting on magazine page
10 x 8 inches

DM12_015


 
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