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Erika Hanson

Assoc Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 1505
Biography: 

Erika Lynne Hanson is an interdisciplinary artist, researcher, and educator whose work is rooted in textile practices. The projects range from video to participatory public installations that actively engage with the notion of landscape. Currently Associate Professor of Textiles/Socially Engaged Practices at Arizona State University, Hanson received her MFA from California College of the Arts, and a BFA in Fiber from The Kansas City Art Institute. Her work has been exhibited at spaces that range from Form + Concept in Santa Fe, to Field Projects in NYC, to the Tucson Museum of Art. Additionally, Hanson has participated in residency programs such as The Icelandic Textile Center, and The Wrangell Mountain Center in McCarthy, AK and received a Frontier Fellowship from Epicenter located in Green River, Ut. All of these experiences  support the ongoing dialogue regarding landscape within her practice. 

 

Education: 
  • M.F.A. Fine Art, California College of the Arts
  • B.F.A. Fiber, Kansas City Art Institute
Images
still from "Initial Encounters: selenite and desert rose"

Initial Encounters: selenite and desert rose

Initial Encounters explores strategies for establishing relationships between objects— the landscape and that which inhabit it (humans, rocks, trees, water, etc).
Fall 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
ART 376Weaving and Dyeing
ART 378Dig Text
ART 394Special Topics
ART 492Honors Directed Study
ART 493Honors Thesis
ARA 494Special Topics
ART 499Individualized Instruction
ARA 591Seminar
ART 592Research
ART 595Continuing Registration
ART 680Practicum
Spring 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
ART 378Dig Text
ART 394Special Topics
ART 492Honors Directed Study
ART 493Honors Thesis
ART 499Individualized Instruction
ART 592Research
ART 680Practicum
Fall 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
FSH 201Textiles Survey
ART 376Weaving and Dyeing
ART 394Special Topics
ART 492Honors Directed Study
ART 493Honors Thesis
ARA 498Pro-Seminar
ART 499Individualized Instruction
ARA 591Seminar
ART 592Research
ART 680Practicum
Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
ART 378Dig Text
ART 476Advanced Textile Construction
ART 492Honors Directed Study
ART 493Honors Thesis
ART 499Individualized Instruction
ART 576Advanced Textile Construction
ART 592Research
ART 680Practicum
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
ART 376Weaving and Dyeing
ART 492Honors Directed Study
ART 493Honors Thesis
ART 499Individualized Instruction
ART 591Seminar
ART 592Research
ART 680Practicum
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
ART 394Special Topics
ART 476Advanced Textile Construction
ART 492Honors Directed Study
ART 493Honors Thesis
ART 499Individualized Instruction
ART 576Advanced Textile Construction
ART 592Research
ART 621Studio Problems
ART 680Practicum
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ART 376Woven Structures I
ART 394Special Topics
ART 492Honors Directed Study
ART 493Honors Thesis
ART 498Pro-Seminar
ART 499Individualized Instruction
ART 584Internship
ART 592Research
ART 598Special Topics
ART 680Practicum
Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ART 494Special Topics
ART 592Research
ART 598Special Topics
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ARA 394Special Topics
ART 394Special Topics
ART 476Woven Structures II
ART 484Internship
ARA 484Internship
ART 492Honors Directed Study
ART 493Honors Thesis
ART 499Individualized Instruction
ART 576Woven Structures
ART 592Research
ART 680Practicum
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ART 376Woven Structures I
ART 394Special Topics
ART 492Honors Directed Study
ART 493Honors Thesis
ART 499Individualized Instruction
AME 499Individualized Instruction
ART 584Internship
ART 592Research
ART 621Studio Problems
ART 680Practicum
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