Erik Sommer is a New York City based contemporary artist. Best known for his cement paintings, his work is a conversation between age and beauty, capturing the passing of time through the deterioration of texture. His paintings reflect his urb
I am a critic and aspiring artist. I live on Flatbush Avenue and haunt the Brooklyn Library. I love architecture and the Seven Wonders of the World. I want to go to Dubai and live in the ruins of the Burj Al-Arab after society falls.
With a BA from Sarah Lawrence College in 1989 and an MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 1994, I have spent the past 15 years utilizing a strong background in the liberal arts to create site-specific, mixed media installations, and works of public art that are generated by the hist