Erik Deerly

Erik Deerly

Kokomo, IN, United States

About Erik Deerly

Erik Deerly is a visual and sound artist, composer, and Associate Professor of New Media at Indiana University Kokomo. His range of work includes sound, installation, video, instruction-based art, extended photography, and His work has exhibited across the US and in Asia and Europe. Awards include a SXSW 1st Place National Interactive Design Award, a Lumen Prize longlist selection, an Aesthetica Art Prize longlist selection, and a 2016 New Frontiers of Creativity and Scholarship Grant from Indiana University.


Erik holds a Master of Fine Arts in Interdisciplinary Arts & Media from Columbia College Chicago and a Bachelor of Music in Composition from Northern Illinois University.


Blacksphere International Film Festival
March 8 - March 14
Praha, Czech Republic

October 22, 2020 - January 22, 2021
Reece Museum, East Tennessee State University

American Pie
October 22, 2020 - January 22, 2021
Freyberger Gallery, Penn State University

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Current or forthcoming exhibitions as of 2020 include Aesthetica Art Prize Exhibition 2020 in York, United Kingdom, The The Wrong Biennale (global simulcast event), Czong Institute for Contemporary Art in Gimpo, South Korea, Millepiani Exhibition Space in Naples, Italy, PH21 Gallery in Budapest, Hungary, Casoria Contemporary Art Museum in Naples, Italy. Exhibition information is updated frequently via