AnnieLaurie Erickson is a visual artist and educator based in New Orleans, Louisiana. Her work engages with experimental lens-based processes in relation to social and environmental research topics. She received her MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and her BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design.
Erickson currently serves as the head of photography and an associate professor at Tulane University. She is an active gallery member at Antenna in the St. Claude Arts District and serves as a board member for the Newcomb Art Museum, Fossil Free Fest, and Antenna. Her work has been exhibited widely in the US and abroad, including Higher Pictures, NYC; Goethe-Institut, Washington, DC; Photographic Center Northwest, Seattle, WA; Newspace Center for Photography, Portland, OR; Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, NYC; Boston Center for the Arts; and CentrePasquArt, Bienne, Switzerland. Notable press includes The New Yorker, Huffington Post, Oxford American, Washington Post, Paper Magazine, Afterimage, and Foam Magazine. Erickson received an ATLAS grant to develop her project Data Shadows and has been awarded residencies from Yaddo, A Studio in the Woods, and the Joan Mitchell Center.