For over 35 years Jeff Mermelstein has been a prolific street photographer whose books include: Sidewalk (Dewi Lewis, 1999), No Title Here (powerHouse, 2003) and Twirl/Run (powerHouse, 2009).
Two soon to be released books are Hardened (Morel Books, 2019) and Arena (TBW Books, 2019).
Jeff is the recipient of an Aaron Siskind Foundation Fellowship and the European Publishers Award for Photography. Mermelstein has been on the teaching faculty of the International Center of Photography in New York since 1987. His work has been published in many magazines including The New York Times Magazine, The New Yorker, Aperture, DoubleTake, Newsweek, Esquire, Stern and Vanity Fair.
His photographs are in the permanent collections of The Art Institute of Chicago, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, the International Center of Photography, amongst others.