Brendan Meara was born in 1980 in Fort Scott, Kansas. His conceptually based, itinerant practice incorporates film, photography, sculpture, and installation. Solo and two person exhibitions include Bcc: (with Frank Heath) at Roots and Culture, Chicago, University of the Americas Puebla, Mexico, and Review Incorporated, Kansas City. He received his BFA from the Kansas City Art Institute in 2004 and MFA from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2012. He lives and works in Chicago.
Artist-in-residence during 2008.