Sam Miller

30 Nov 2016


Sam Miller, 2015.

Sam Miller is the former president of the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (2010-16), and currently serves on the Board of Amrita in Phnom Penh. In 1991, he founded the Cambodian Artists Project, a continuing effort to restore and advance Cambodian performing arts. Miller also founded and is the director of the Institute for Curatorial Practice in Performance at Wesleyan University. He has produced the Jamison Project, Men Dancers, The Ted Shawn Legacy, Dance the Spirit of Cambodia, and the Eiko and Koma Retrospective Project, and served as artistic advisor for White Oak Dance Project's Past/Forward. Miller has also served as managing director of Pilobolus, Executive Director and President of Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, and Executive Director of the New England Foundation for the Arts. He was also President of Leveraging Investments in Creativity, a 10-year initiative to improve conditions for independent artists in the United States. He served as a Center dance panelist and LOI panelist in 2013, Pew Fellowships evaluator in 2014, and Pew Fellowships Panel Chair in 2015.