Daisy Trudell-Mills is a queer multidisciplinary artist of Santee Dakota, Mexican and Jewish descent currently working in installation, textiles, found materials, and illustrations on fabric and paper. Through their work, Daisy explores personal, place, and material based narratives. Their work has been exhibited in New Mexico, Seattle and Chicago. They received the Lorraine Shula Scholarship in 2017, the National Museum of Women in the Arts Scholarship in 2019 and the SURFACE: Emerging Artist of New Mexico Award in 2021. Recently, they were a recipient of the Kindle Project: Makers Muse Grant 2022-23.
Daisy is currently pursuing their Master of Fine Arts in Studio Art with a concentration in Interdisciplinary practice at the Institute of American Indian Art. They earned their Bachelor of Fine Arts with a concentration in Sculpture from New Mexico Highlands University in 2019.