Miah Artola is a cross media artist who creates interactive installations that combine her paintings and drawings with new media. Her themes center around animal alterity, land ethics, and poetry as a vehicle for transformation. Miah is the founder of Artola Digital and co-inventor of the software APE(Audio Peak Etcher), which generates sound responsive visuals. Venues where her work have been shown include: The Dome at PS1/MoMA, Queen’s Museum, Museum of Natural History, Parker’s Box Gallery, Andrew Roth Gallery, L Cafe, Galapagos, Issue Project Room, The Cake Shop, Ramis Barquet Gallery, Goodbye Blue Monday, Silent Barn, 303 Gallery, ARCO Madrid, Flamboyán Theater, Studio7 Gallery at Ft. Tilden, Anthology Film Archives, Harvestworks, The Wild Project, Planeta NYC, Pioneer Works, Governor’s Island.
Clients include: United Nations DP, David Lee Roth, BMI, Stadium Red, Glassnote Records, Andrzej Krakowski, Dance Movement Workshop, HGTV, HarperCollins, Joachim Pissarro, Duston Spear, Karin Schneider, Chashama, Phil Niblock/ EI, Brooklyn Museum, SxSW Conferences & Festivals, Manoj Bavisk, Federico Pignatelli/ Pier 59, Cage Gallery, Roosevelt House, Meredith Monk/ House Foundation, Pat Oleszko.
Miah is of Nicaraguan descent and was recently awarded an artist residency at La Escuelita Nicaragua to complete “Far Away” a multi platform project on poetry in Nicaragua. “Far Away” has received fiscal sponsorship through Media Alliance.