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Erika Harrsch
March 1 - March 31 2012

Erika Harrsch's Bio

Born in Mexico City, Erika Harrsch has lived and worked in Mexico, Italy, Germany and New York. Her multidisciplinary art practice employs resources that include drawing, painting, photography, video, animation and installations, based on elements in both artificial and natural environments. Harrsch has participated in several Art Biennials including: Fokus Lodz Biennale, Poland 2010; Beijing 798 Biennale, China 2009; and the 5th International Media Art Biennale-Media City Seoul; Korea 2008.

Her work has been exhibited in solo and group exhibitions at galleries and museums in Mexico, the USA, Brazil, Argentina, Korea, China, Belgium, Germany, Italy, Sweden, Spain, UK, Poland, Turkey and Syria. Presented in museums such as the Whitney Museum of American Art at the Live Whitney series, the Goteborg Konstmuseum in Sweden, the Musee de la Photographie a Charleroi in Belgium and the Seoul Museum of Art in South Korea.

While developing a multidisciplinary practice, Harrsch created Bodymaps a videoanimation with which participated in multimedia festivals and residencies worldwide, working in collaboration with the multidisciplinary company VisionIntoArt, cellist Jeffrey Zeigler of the Kronos Quartet and acclaimed composer Philip Glass.