Photo still from Wall of Skin performance

Erica Gressman is a Miami-born, mixed Latinx queer artist working in Chicago who fuses sound art with performance . She received her BA from New College of Florida and her MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago’s Department of
Performance in 2012. She has performed at the Museum of the Contemporary Art Chicago, the Royal Danish Art Academy, Krannert Art Museum,University of Illinois Urbana Champaign, Pittsburgh’s VIA: video/music festival, New York’s Grace Exhibition Space, Chicago's Defibrillator Gallery and Miami Art Center. Mixing genres, Gressman explores her hybrid identity through noise inspired by Miami’s underground noise and punk underground and performances drawn from the bizarre culture clashes that punctuate daily life in Florida.