Meet today's most compelling artists and explore their work as they take you on a creative journey sure to inspire your imagination and appreciation for the visual arts.

Featured Artist Erik Parker

Erik Parker

Parker studied at the University of Texas, Austin with Peter Saul before receiving his master of fine arts from Purchase College of the State University of New York. He was included in the first “Greater New York” show at P.S.1 in 2000 and has had recent solo exhibitions at The Cornerhouse Gallery in Manchester, England; De Appel in Amsterdam; the Modern Art Museum in Fort Worth, TX; Colette in Paris; Honor Fraser in Los Angeles; Galleri Faurschou in Copenhagen, Denmark; Pace Prints in New York; and The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art in Ridgefield, CT. The Tribeca Film Festival selected Parker as one of the Festival's 2013 Art Awards artists - in which New York City artists give works to the winners of 12 Festival categories, in partnership with Chanel. Parker lives and works in New York.

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