Sandro Miller

United States 1958


Sandro Miller
Sandro Miller
United States
February 28, 2015
Nina Karaicic is a journalist with experience in TV and radio media. Born in 1989, she had studied at the University of Belgrade – Faculty of Political Sciences (Journalism). Interests: Photography, Art, Film, Folklore, Video Games

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.

YearExhibition TitleGallery/MuseumSolo/Group
2014Malkovich, Malkovich, Malkovic:, Homage to Photographic MastersFahey/Klein Gallery, Los Angeles, CaliforniaSolo
2014Malkovich, Malkovich, Malkovic:, Homage to Photographic MastersCatherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago, IllinoisSolo
2014Imagining CubaFotoeca, Havana, CubaGroup
201486th Exhibition of Artist MembersArts Club of Chicago, Chicago, IllinoisGroup
2013Seen, UnseenLoyola University School of Communication, Chicago, IllinoisSolo
2013Imagining CubaTyler Art Gallery, State University of New York, Oswego, New YorkGroup
2013Chicago ConfluenceWillis Tower, Chicago, IllinoisGroup
2012Provocative ImperfectionsSafety-Kleen Gallery, Elgin Community College, Elgin, Illinois Solo
2012 85th Exhibition of Artist MembersArts Club of Chicago, Chicago, IllinoisGroup
2012Poetic VisionsSafety-Kleen Gallery, Elgin Community College, Elgin, Illinois Group
2011 84th Exhibition of Artist Members Arts Club of Chicago, Chicago, IllinoisGroup
2010Imagine CubaChicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IllinoisSolo
2010After a Fashion: Classic, Humorous, SubversiveStephen Daiter Gallery, Chicago, IllinoisGroup
2010Fashioning DesireCity Gallery, Chicago, IllinoisGroup
2008CGalleria Grafiche Aurora, Verona, ItalyGroup
2007Dance For LifeAlan Koppel Gallery, Chicago, Illinois Solo
2007Black & WhiteThe Architrouve, Chicago, IllinoisGroup
2007The Chicago ProjectCatherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago, IllinoisGroup
2006Right Here In The USThe Eisner Museum, Milwaukee WisconsinGroup
2005Inaugural Show of Permanent CollectionGalleria Grafiche Aurora, Verona, ItalyGroup
2005The Reflected/Refracted SelfCarl Hammer Gallery, Chicago, IllinoisGroup
2004Regali di Natale Gamma Ufficio, Verona, ItalyGroup
2003The Body in Dance and BoxingJames Tigerman Gallery, Chicago, IllinoisGroup
2002Sandro Figure E Ritratti: RetrospectiveCentro Internazionale di Fotografia Scavi Scaligeri, Verona, ItalySolo
2000American BikersSoutheast Museum of Photography, Daytona Beach, FloridaGroup
200020x24 PolaroidThe Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IllinoisGroup
1999American BikersSchirmer /Mosel Art Gallery, Munich, GermanySolo