Jeffrey Erickson

Jeffrey Erickson, MFA

Interim Area Head of John Ben Snow Sculpture Center
Jeff Erickson

Summary

Jeff Erickson earned his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Southern Oregon University and a Master of Fine Arts degree from the University of Nevada, Reno.

Erickson is a faculty member at the University of Nevada, Reno and assistant director of the John Ben Snow Sculpture Center. As a working artist, he continues to pursue site-specific and public art and exhibits his work in public art collections, museums and galleries nationally. Erickson assisted sculptor Chris Drury in the construction of his exhibit Mushroom | Clouds and was co-creator of the exhibit Sierra Nevada: An Adaptation with Helen and Newton Harrison, exhibited at the Nevada Museum of Art and at the Feldman Gallery in New York City in 2011.

Education

  • MFA, University of Nevada, Reno, 2009
  • BFA, Southern Oregon University, 1998