Artist Meredith Stern views art as a powerful medium of communication. She uses her art to call out injustice, visualize a more just world, and celebrate the power of collective mutual aid and resistance.
Stern grew up playing in the woods in rural Pennsylvania with her brother Mike. She earned her BFA in Ceramics at Tulane University in New Orleans.
Stern's multifaceted practice includes printmaking, zine publishing, ceramics, and gardening. Her work is in the permanent collections at the Library of Congress, The university archives of Harvard and Oxford, The RISD Museum, the Book Arts Collection at the New York MOMA, and the National Museum of Women in the Arts. Her work has also been featured in publications such as Ms. Magazine and In These Times. She has collaborated with organizations including Colorlines, Race Forward, and NARAL. She currently lives and works in Providence, Rhode Island.