Meridel Rubenstein began her professional career in the mid 1970’s, evolving from photographer of single images to artist of large-scale installations. She has exhibited widely including the Louvre, Paris; Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, The List Center for the Visual Arts at MIT.
Meridel was educated at Sarah Lawrence College in New York and did special graduate studies at M.I.T. with eminent photographer, Minor White. She earned an M.A. and M.F.A. from the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque.
She has received fellowships and awards from the Guggenheim Foundation, Harvard University, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Pollock Krasner and Rockefeller Foundations. Meridel has created photography programs at the College of Santa Fe and the Institute of American Indian Arts in New Mexico and directed the Photography and MFA Program at San Francisco State University.
Coming to NTU in 2006, she is currently Visiting Associate Professor at the School of Art, Design and Media.