Erika Gagnon is a Canadian multimedia artist of mixed blood heritage, which includes French Canadian, Japanese and Native American ancestry. She has always had a deep love for all visual arts, and is a photographer, graphic designer and painter. Many of her artistic creations reflect her deep love of nature and humanity and the healing potential of art. She considers herself a fortunate inhabitant of this beautiful planet Earth.
” I recently began exploring the digital arts and especially photo composite work. With this I am experiencing a fusion of my work as a painter and photographer, pushing the boundaries of my imagination and creativity. My desire is to create healing imagery that is beautiful and thought provoking… images that further peace, social justice and change in this world”.
Artist reception: musical guest is Claudia Cuentas, a Peruvian born singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist currently living in the Bay area. www.claudiacuentas.com.
Artist: Erika Gagnon
Exhibition Dates: March 1 – 31, 2013
Exhibition Space: Lounge/Café