is an artist and educator who lives and works in New York City. His work has been exhibited in New York, New Jersey, Baltimore, Chicago, Budapest, and Brussels. His work has been apart of various project shows at the Baltimore Museum of Contemporary Art, Museum of Modern Art, and The Metropolitan Museum. He has been a professor of art at various colleges and universities including School of Visual Arts, New York Arts Program, Parsons The New School for Design, and The Ohio State University. He has participated in several artist residencies including the Vermont Studio Center, Skowhegan School for Painting and Sculpture in Maine, Hoger Instituut voor Schone Kunsten (HISK) in Antwerp, Belgium and is the recipient of grants and fellowships from the NY Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) in painting and Germination Europe (Germany). He has also been nominated/semi-finalist for the following: Louis Comfort Tiffany Award, Rema Hort-Mann Award, and the Basil H. Alkazzi Award for Excellence in Painting. Miah has presented artist talks on his work at Sarah Lawrence College, Dartmouth College, Virginia Commonwealth University, National Arts Club, Montclair State University, and Princeton University. His work is included in private, universities, and corporate collections, nationally and internationally. In 2016 he had a two-person show at Anderson Contemporary, and will be in a group exhibition that will feature works by Sol LeWitt and other artist titled Splotch at Lesley Heller Workspace. Riad Miah’s work is represented by Simon Gallery.