Erica has shown her multi-media pieces in numerous exhibitions around the San Francisco Bay Area.
make paintings on canvas and panels using oil bars and oil paint, wax,
spray paint, dry pigments, brushes and rags. I often invent processes
that require touching the surface with my hands. As I work, the imagery
that develops often shifts back and forth between the figurative and
As I construct surfaces that contrast
repetitive, obsessive, time-consuming procedures with abrupt, accidental
moments, I create a dialogue between my will and intention and that
which is beyond my control, maybe even beyond my comprehension. I'm
looking for something hidden in plain sight.