"Erika Harrsch’s work proves that borders do not exist when it comes to artistic creation.” Art Nexus
Born in Mexico City, Erika Harrsch has lived and worked in Mexico, Italy, Germany and New York. Her image-making toolsinclude painting, photography, video and a scenario building based on elements in artificial and natural environments, which find expression in the form of installations and three dimensional photographic works. Her work has been the subject of numerous solo and group exhibitions at galleries and museums in Mexico, USA, Brasil, Argentina, Korea, China, Belgium, Germany, Italy, Sweden, Spain, UK, Poland, Turkey and Syria.
She has participated in several Art Biennials including Fokus Lodz Biennale, Poland 2010, Beijing 798 Biennale 2009, 5th International Media Art Biennale- MediaCity Seoul 2008. Her work has been presented in museum such as the Whitney Museum of American Art-NY, Göteborgs Konstmuseum-Gothenburg Sweden, Musée de la Photographie a Charleroi-Bélgium, Seoul Museum of Art-Korea.
Harrsch has developed a multidisciplinary practice and has taken part in multimedia festivals and residencies worldwide, working in collaboration with the multidisciplinary company VisionIntoArt, cellist Jeffrey Zeigler of the Kronos Quartet and acclaimed composer.