Meredith Barone is a Chicago-based graphic designer and artist. She graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design in 2018, where she pursued interests in poetry, abstraction, and homes for words and images.

Meredith is currently a designer at Studio Blue, a graphic design studio that works and collaborates with museums, cultural institutions, and nonprofit organizations.
Clients include The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago Architecture Center, The Clark, Goodman Theatre, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Nasher Sculpture Center, Peabody Essex Museum, Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Poetry Foundation, Richard H. Driehaus Museum, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, University of Illinois at Chicago, Weese Langley Weese Architects, and Wrightwood 659.

To get in touch, please write to meredith@studioblue.us
CV available upon request

Are.na @meredithbarone
recognition, Words within themselvesPractisees / Poetry / Atelier (with Greta Huang Skagerlind); Heart health

Tumblr @meredithbarone
May 2020. AIGA 50 Books | 50 Covers of 2019
Jacob Lawrence: The American Struggle
book and cover awards, Studio Blue

Sept 2019. UnderConsideration: First Round 
Venue SIX10, Chicago, IL
speaker, Studio Blue

July 2018. Newspaper Club
Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
recognition, Portal Papers

Apr 2018. UNBOUND Art Book Fair
Fleet Library, Providence, RI
exhibitor, Merl

Apr 2018. Clerestory Journal of the Arts
Rhode Island School of Design, Brown University
contributor, artwork

Dec 2017. Odds and Ends Art Book Fair
Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT
exhibitor, RISD Graphic Design

Sep 2017. The RISD Broadsheet Vol. 2
Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
contributor, writing 

Feb 2017. RISD Department of Architecture
Writing as Architecture
contributor, poetry
speaker, symposium

1/10, 2/10
Space Shifts, 2018. RISD Graphic Design degree project proposal. 4 pages 1-color digital print and ink on newsprint, 8×12 inches


3/10
I am Weeping, 2018. Ink on bleached muslin, 266×42 inches

4/10 
Fade into you from another room, 2018. Video, 04:14

5/10
Space Shifts
, 2018. Dialogue transcription. 12 pages 1-color digital print, 5.5×7.25 inches

6/10
Space Shifts, 2018. Installation. Digital print on linen and silk chiffon, two panels each 37×64.5 inches

7/10
Figure In Space, 2018. 10 pages 1-color digital print, 8.5×11 inches

8/10, 9/10
Portal Papers, 2018. 64 pages 4-color digital print on newsprint, 11.38×14.96 inches

10/10
Artist Statement, 2018. Video, 01:48


Images © Meredith Barone