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B. 1986 Detroit, MI

Cody Erickson is a contemporary fine artist with a MFA from Kendall College of Art and Design in Grand Rapids, MI. While exhibiting his work in solo, juried and group exhibitions he also is a part-time professor of figure drawing, anatomy and painting where he earned his BFA at College for Creative Studies in Detroit, MI.

 

 

 

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SELECTED JURIED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 2013 Reimagining the Landscape and the Future of Nature, Artprize, International Exhibition, Grand Rapids Museum of Art, Grand Rapids, MI

2012 MFA Juried Exhibition, Devos Center, Grand Rapids, MI

2012 New Art New Artists, Michigan College Juried Exhibition, Ann Arbor Art Fair, International Exhibition, Ann Arbor, MI

2010 BFA Juried Group Exhibition, Alfred Taubman Center, Detroit, MI

2010 BFA Juried Group Exhibition, Detroit Athletic Club, Detroit, MI

2007-10 BFA Juried Group Exhibition, The Manoogian, Detroit, MI

 

INVITATIONAL GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 2010-12 Jeremy Lipking and Friends Open Studio Show, Agoura Hills, CA

2010-12 Great American Figurative Artists Exhibition, International Exhibition, Waterhouse Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA

2012 Potty Trained, Con Artist Crew Gallery, Grand Rapids, MI

2012 New Works, Greenwell, Grand Rapids, MI

2012 Clemente Skatepark Park Fundraiser, On location at Skatepark, Grand Rapids, MI

2012 Good Wood Show, Cave Gallery, International Exhibition, Detroit, MI

2012 Small Gems, International Exhibition, Waterhouse Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA

2008 Chronicles, 555 Gallery, Detroit, MI

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013 Impact: Master In Fine Arts Graduation Exhibition, Helen Miller Gallery, Grand Rapids, MI

2012 Art Downtown, KCAD, Grand Rapids, MI

2011 Art Prize, International Exhibition, Grand Rapids, MI

2010 BFA Student Graduation Show, Ford Building, College for Creative Studies, Detroit, MI

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2011 Cody Erickson: Recent Works, R-Studio, Los Angeles, CA

 

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2012 Skateboard Graphic, Premier Skateboard Shop and Company, Grand Rapids, MI •  2005 Skateboard Graphic, Launch Skateboard Shop and Company, Ann Arbor, MI

 

2013 Graduation with High Honers Award, Kendall College of Art and Design, Grand Rapids, MI

2011 Kendall Graduate Fellowship, Kendall College of Art and Design, Grand Rapids, MI

2011 Kendall Scholarship of Merit, Kendall College of Art and Design, Grand Rapids, MI

2011 Finalist, Bold Brush Art Competition, International Competition, Fineartviews.com

2010 Graduation with Honors Award, College for Creative Studies, Detroit, MI

2010 Permanent Collection, College for Creative Studies, Detroit, MI

2009 Nelson Foundation Scholarship Award, Honorable Mention Detroit, MI

2006-10 Faculty Award of Merit, College for Creative Studies, Detroit, MI

2006 College for Creative Studies Scholarship of Merit, College for Creative Studies, Detroit, MI

 

2013 Becherer, Joseph, ed. "ArtPrize 2013 Exhibition Center review: GRAM show is grounded in landscape tradition as it explores future." mlive.com. mlive media group, 15 Sept. 2013. Web. 5 Nov. 2013.

2013 Irwin, Shelley, narr. "Design West Michigan." WGVU Morning Show. Narr. Shelley Irwin. NPR. WGVU, 26 Sept. 2013. Radio.  

2013 Grand Rapids Art Museum. ArtPrize at GRAM: Cody Erickson. Vimeo. Vimeo, LLC., 13 Sept. 2013. Web. 5 Nov. 2013.  

2013 Stryker, Mark, ed. "Grand Rapids' ArtPrize challenge: Get more depth but remain democratic." Detroit Free Press. freep, 22 Sept. 2013. Web. 5 Nov. 2013.

2010 Watson, Clint. “Cody Erickson- Passion for the Subject and the Untold Story.” FineArtViews Art Marketing Newsletter 7 Oct. 2010: n. pag. Fine Art Studio Online. Web. 30 Oct. 2012.