For optimal experience, please enable JavaScript.
Artist Erik Foss

Erik Foss

New York
11 Followers

About

American – Erik Foss mines pop culture to create his layered works. His paintings and collages incorporate images that spur the viewer’s nostalgia or their melancholia, but in ways that contort the memories they evoke and thus the reception of his works: in one beloved Bugs Bunny takes a tab of acid, in another photographs of Albert Einstein and the Obamas are layered into a chaotic collage along side images of women’s bodies and dripping paint reminiscent of graffiti. Erik’s works ask us to examine the uncomfortable underbelly of popular culture and consumerism. Erik has had solo exhibitions at Castor Gallery, NY; Gallery 3, San Francisco; and Gallery Steinsland Berliner, Stockholm. His work has also been included in exhibitions at the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art; Christies, NY; and the Watermill Foundation, NY.

More info

Artist Studio

Map here

Download the Artfare iOS app to see this artist's artwork in person and take a look into their process.

View in the App

Explore, discover & experience art.

Download Download

Join the Artfare community and connect
with fellow art lovers and artists.

Coming soon to Android.

We'll invite you when it becomes available.

Close modal

Artfare iOS Appbeta

The Artfare app is currently in beta. Enter your email address below to receive a message with instructions on how to download the app.

Not an iPhone user? We’ll notify you when an Android version is available.

Thank You

You’ll receive an email from us shortly.

Close modal

Be the first to know.

Enter your email below and we’ll notify you when the Artfare Android app is available.

Download the Artfare iOS app

Thank You

You’ll be the first to know when our Android app arrives.