Sequoia Miller is a historian, curator, and studio potter. He is currently a doctoral candidate at Yale University in the History of Art where his focus is on twentieth century ceramics in the realms of craft, art, and design. He recently curated The Ceramic Presence in Modern Art at the Yale University Art Gallery, for which he also authored the award-winning catalogue. Before Yale, Sequoia earned a Master of Arts in Decorative Arts, Design History, and Material Culture at the Bard Graduate Center in New York City.
Between 1995 and 2010, Sequoia was a full-time studio potter based in Olympia, Washington, having attended Penland, Haystack, and other craft schools in the early 1990s. Sequoia exhibited widely and led workshops at craft schools, universities, and art centers nationally.