Miriam Schaer is an artist working in the media of artists' books, installation, printmaking, collage, photography, and video.
Miriam Schaer's work has been exhibited and cataloged internationally at venues including The Brooklyn Library, The New Orleans Museum of Art, and The Brooklyn Museum of Art. She is the recipient of many prestigious awards including The Soros Arts and Culture Grant and the New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship. Her work is included in public collections such as Yale University, Azerbaijan Museum, in Baku, Azerbaijan and Tate Gallery, London, England. Her work has been reviewed several times in the New York Times and included in the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art: Feminist Art Base From 2009 to 2016 she was a senior lecturer at Columbia College Chicago Interdisciplinary Arts, in the Interdisciplinary MFA Program in Book and Paper.