Rhonda Weppler was born in Winnipeg, and currently lives and works in New York City and Toronto. She is currently an artist in residence at the Museum of Arts and Design in New York City. She was the Artist Project Lead for the Community Arts Initiative, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston for 2017–18. Weppler received her MFA degree from the University of British Columbia in 1998, her BA (Honors) in Art and Art History and Psychology from the University of Toronto Mississauga in 1996, and her Diploma in Art and Art Hstory from Sheridan College in 1995. Her work, both solo and collaborative with Trevor Mahovsky, has been exhibited in galleries and museums internationally, including the National Gallery of Canada in Ottawa, Vancouver Art Gallery, Dos de Mayo in Madrid, the Power Plant in Toronto, Musée d’art Contemporain in Montreal, Tokyo Wonder Site, loop-raum in Berlin, Palazzo delle Papesse in Siena, and COCA in Seattle. Her work is represented in public collections including the Musée d’art Contemporain de Montreal, Vancouver Art Gallery, and the National Gallery of Canada