Erik Anderson is a Latvian American lifelong resident of Ohio. He is the owner of Eriks Clothing/Culture in Sandusky and has been a haberdasher by trade for 30 years. Erik earned a BFA degree from BGSU, has received commercial art training and has been an art educator. Blue Haberdasher – A self-portrait reflecting components of fabric, color and the free-formyet style directed aesthetic of my trade. “Blue Haberdasher” acrylic, pastel, and fabric on cardboard
BLUE – a group show March 4-April 9, 2016

These painting are both done in pin-up fashion but rather sketchy. The perspective is somewhat unusual, both literally and figuratively, for a model who may be familiar to some and yet a stranger perhaps, in this context.“Rhee 1” acrylic on board
Familiar Strangers – a group show June 17-July 23, 2016

A place between inside and out, between dark and the dissecting light. A world of refuge as it sets the stage for a nighttime of intrigue. Reflection, solitude, joy, seduction—all deep within our thoughts of what the night conceals.We are lit, safely gazing into the shadows for what awaits.“Gypsy Treats” oil on masonite
In The Shadows – a group show June 2-July 22, 2017