Meri Brin was born in Chicago, Illinois and moved to the Bay Area in 1994. She has taught various Printmaking classes in the Bay Area since 2007, including Silkscreen at Mission Grafica, Risography at the San Francisco Center for the Book, and as full-time faculty at Academy of Art University. Her work has been exhibited nationally and internationally, in group shows from San Francisco, to Massachusetts, to Florence, Italy. Her prints are in private collections, as well as the Library of Congress. She has contributed artwork to Good Mail Day (Quarry Press) and Stoner Coffee Table Book (Chronicle Books). Besides teaching and making art, Meri also creates zines under the imprint Fixated Press.