Born in 1977 in Claresholm, Alberta, Chris Millar lives and works in Calgary. He holds a BFA from Alberta College of Art and Design and was a finalist in the 2007 RBC Canadian Painting Competition. He is represented by TrépanierBaer Gallery, Calgary.

Selected Exhibitions

Oh, Canada, MASS MoCA, North Adams, Massachusetts [curator: Denise Markonish]
The Untimely Transmogrification of the Problem, Art Gallery of Alberta, Edmonton [curator: Nancy Tousley]

Looking Up at Icicles, TrépanierBaer Gallery, Calgary

It Is What It Is: Recent Acquisitions of New Canadian Art, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa [curator: Josée Drouin-Brisebois]

Selected Bibliography

McCoy, Heath. “Four Calgarians Win Emerging Artist Prize,” Calgary Herald, June 17, 2012, p. D11.

Drouin-Brisebois, Josée, ed. It Is What It Is: Recent Acquisitions of New Canadian Art, Ottawa: National Gallery of Canada, 2010, 160 pp.

Anthony, Robin T., et al. RBC Canadian Painting Competition: Ten Years, Toronto: Royal Bank of Canada, 2008, 96 pp.

Tousley, Nancy. “Chris Millar: Truck Gallery, Calgary,” Canadian Art, vol. 23, no. 2 (Summer 2006), p. 94.

Reynolds, Travis. “Wicked and Weird: Chris Millar’s Brush with the Bizarre,” Calgary Herald, March 10, 2006, p. SW16.