Mills Brown was born in Florence, SC in 1993. In 2017 she graduated from American University with an MFA in Studio Art, following a BA in English and Art History from Wofford College in 2015. In recent years she has exhibited work throughout the DC area, including solo shows at Latela Curatorial, IA&A at Hillyer and Capitol Hill Arts Workshop. In collages and paintings, Mills explores ideas of home, childhood, memory, safety, ornamentation and narrative. She is influenced by Southern Gothic fiction. Mills currently lives, works and teaches in Takoma Park, MD.