Ringling College of Art and Design Fine Arts Alumni
Fine Arts Alumni
Julie (Miller) Kanapaux is a contemporary abstract artist influenced by nature on both micro and macrocosmic scales. Her work is about perception and the universal connection of space.
Julie’s passion for art was evident from an early age, helping her become an Honors graduate at Ringling College of Art and Design where she earned a Bachelors in Fine Art Painting and a Minor in Photography. She was also a Trustee Scholar and recipient of the school’s Presidential Sculpture Award.
Kanapaux has worked as an Art Consultant for galleries in Hawaii, and photographed rare coins and artifacts as Digital Imaging Director for a Florida based collectibles company. She has also created cutting edge branding and marketing campaigns as a Graphic Designer and Art Director at several advertising and publishing companies.
In addition to her painting career, Julie works as a freelance graphic designer and illustrator. She is a faculty member at Longboat Key Center for the Arts, a division of Ringling College, where she teaches painting and drawing. She lives in Venice, Florida with her husband and son.