Born in Mumbai, 1969, Medha Prabhakar received a G.D. Art (Drawing and Painting), in 1992 from Raheja School of Art, Mumbai. Specialising in Graphics, Prabhakar has had two solo shows, and a number group shows.
Medha received two scholarships; National Scholarship under Human Resources Development, Ministry of Culture, India in 1998-2000l; and the Junior Fellowship from Cultural Ministry, Govt. of India in 2002-2004.
She has also participated in residency programmes in Ahmedabad, Udaipur, and the Glasgow Print Studio, U.K.