Visiting Artist Talk - Erin Cunningham
Thursday, November 11, 2021
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Erin Cunningham (b. 1979 Honolulu, HI) is an artist living and working in Austin, Texas. She received her BFA from The School of Art Institute of Chicago in 2003 and an MFA in studio art with a focus in Metals from The University of Texas at Austin in 2007. She has shown both nationally and internationally, including The Metropolitan Art Museum in Tokyo, Monchskirche Salzwedel, in Salzwedel, Germany, The Contemporary Austin, Lawndale Art Center, and Tiger Strikes Astroid in Los Angeles. Artist residencies include BAER Art Center in Hofsos, Iceland, Atelierhaus Residency Hilmsen in Hilmsen, Germany, Oxbow School of the Arts, and Sloss Metal Arts in Birmingham, AL. Cunningham is a founding member of the ICOSA Collective, an artist-run exhibition space in Austin, TX. She currently holds a position as an Asistant Professor of Practice in the Department of Art and Art History at The University of Texas at Austin.