Meredith Tromble

Interdisciplinary Studies

Meredith Tromble is an intermedia artist and writer who makes installations, drawings, and performances, often in collaboration.  Her curiosity about the interaction of imagination and knowledge has led to a number of art/research collaborations, including the Vortex series of interactive artworks with geobiologist Dawn Sumner and multi-media dance with choreographer Donna Sternberg. Her work has been widely presented at venues ranging from the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts, Davis, to National Academy of Sciences, Washington, D.C and BioBAT Art Space, Brooklyn. Her recent publications include Interspecies Communication, PUBLIC Journal #59. [100 words February 2021]

Selected Exhibitions: 

  • Moments (Bringing Back the Now), SOMArts, 2010
  • Art.Tech, The Lab, 2009
  • Bay Area Now 4, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, 2005

Selected Publications: 

  • Sonya Rapoport, ed. Terri Cohn (contributor), Kala Institute, Berkeley, CA, 2011
  • "Rachel Mayeri's Primate Cinema,” Aspect Magazine, 2008
  • The Art and Films of Lynn Hershman Leeson (editor), University of California Press, 2005


  • MFA, Mills College
  • BA, New College of California