Sandro Miller is an American fine art and commercial photographer. He has been photographing people for over thirty years. He became interested in photography at the age of sixteen upon seeing the work of Irving Penn and has since devoted his life to creating expressive images. With numerous award-winning campaigns to his credit, Sandro is one of today’s foremost photographers. He has photographed many national advertising campaigns for a long list of clients including: Allstate Insurance, American Express, Anheuser-Busch, BMW, Dove, Gatorade, Coca-Cola, Honda, Pepsi, Milk, Nikon, Microsoft, Miller/Coors, Motorola, Samsung, Nike, Adidas, Pony, UPS, Champion, and the US Army. Sandro’s editorial work has been featured in The New Yorker, GQ, Esquire, Time, Forbes, Wired, Communication Arts, New York Magazine, and ESPN Magazine.
Sandro has seven books to his credit and his work has been exhibited worldwide. Sandro has contributed his talents to charitable organizations by creating campaigns soliciting contributions for such organizations as the American Heart Association, Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Milwaukee, Arts for Life, Dance for Life and AIDS Chicago.
At the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity in July 2011, Sandro was acknowledged with a Saatchi & Saatchi Best New Director Award for his short video ‘Butterflies’ featuring John Malkovich.
For the past five years, in juried competition within the industry, Sandro has been voted one of the top 200 advertising photographers in the world.
In 2013 and 2014 Sandro re-created 41 photographs paying homage to the world’s greatest photographers in a project titled Malkovich, Malkovich, Malkovich, Homage to Photographic Masters”, using John Malkovich as the subject in each image.
On November 2, 2014, in Carnegie Hall, the Lucie Foundation honored Sandro with the “International Photographer of the Year Award” for his achievements in photography.
Sandro Miller lives and works in Chicago, IL.
|2014||Malkovich, Malkovich, Malkovic:, Homage to Photographic Masters||Fahey/Klein Gallery, Los Angeles, California||Solo|
|2014||Malkovich, Malkovich, Malkovic:, Homage to Photographic Masters||Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago, Illinois||Solo|
|2014||Imagining Cuba||Fotoeca, Havana, Cuba||Group|
|2014||86th Exhibition of Artist Members||Arts Club of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois||Group|
|2013||Seen, Unseen||Loyola University School of Communication, Chicago, Illinois||Solo|
|2013||Imagining Cuba||Tyler Art Gallery, State University of New York, Oswego, New York||Group|
|2013||Chicago Confluence||Willis Tower, Chicago, Illinois||Group|
|2012||Provocative Imperfections||Safety-Kleen Gallery, Elgin Community College, Elgin, Illinois||Solo|
|2012||85th Exhibition of Artist Members||Arts Club of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois||Group|
|2012||Poetic Visions||Safety-Kleen Gallery, Elgin Community College, Elgin, Illinois||Group|
|2011||84th Exhibition of Artist Members||Arts Club of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois||Group|
|2010||Imagine Cuba||Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, Illinois||Solo|
|2010||After a Fashion: Classic, Humorous, Subversive||Stephen Daiter Gallery, Chicago, Illinois||Group|
|2010||Fashioning Desire||City Gallery, Chicago, Illinois||Group|
|2008||C||Galleria Grafiche Aurora, Verona, Italy||Group|
|2007||Dance For Life||Alan Koppel Gallery, Chicago, Illinois||Solo|
|2007||Black & White||The Architrouve, Chicago, Illinois||Group|
|2007||The Chicago Project||Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago, Illinois||Group|
|2006||Right Here In The US||The Eisner Museum, Milwaukee Wisconsin||Group|
|2005||Inaugural Show of Permanent Collection||Galleria Grafiche Aurora, Verona, Italy||Group|
|2005||The Reflected/Refracted Self||Carl Hammer Gallery, Chicago, Illinois||Group|
|2004||Regali di Natale||Gamma Ufficio, Verona, Italy||Group|
|2003||The Body in Dance and Boxing||James Tigerman Gallery, Chicago, Illinois||Group|
|2002||Sandro Figure E Ritratti: Retrospective||Centro Internazionale di Fotografia Scavi Scaligeri, Verona, Italy||Solo|
|2000||American Bikers||Southeast Museum of Photography, Daytona Beach, Florida||Group|
|2000||20x24 Polaroid||The Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, Illinois||Group|
|1999||American Bikers||Schirmer /Mosel Art Gallery, Munich, Germany||Solo|