Kenya Miles is the artist & alchemist behind Traveling Miles Studio. She is a textile artist, farmer and artist in residence for the Natural Dye Initiative at MICA and Parks & People, an initiative to grow and process natural dyes in Baltimore city.
From the valleys of Oaxaca, Mexico to the red clay roads of Ntonso, Ghana, Kenya’s process is a ledger of years of wandering and apprenticing around the globe. Utilizing sustainable materials, her work honors ancient practices while harmoniously drawing on a distinctive contemporary voice. Above all, Kenya’s most prized creation is her young son, Indigo.