Meighan is a multi-disciplinary artist, writer, researcher and part-time senior lecturer in Design, Fine Art and contextual studies based in Auckland. She holds a First Class Hons. with Distinction MFA and resided for a number of years in London, Sydney and Tokyo working as a fine arts/design educator, photographer and writer for various international print and on-line publications – including Tokyo Art Beat.
She has employed HD video and networked technologies as an extension of her art practice and more recently a focus and re-acquaintance with clay after a hiatus of twenty years (she studied ceramics at secondary school). Meighan has exhibited strands of her photographic/moving image work in New Zealand, America, Europe, Australia and Japan– and her photographic and ceramic works are held in private collections in New Zealand and internationally. She is an avid rock collector – a practice (and collection) inherited from both her grandparents.