Author: Erica Cho
Credits: Erica Cho

Erica Cho is a visual artist, filmmaker and bi-coastal resident of Los Angeles and Philadelphia. She creates narrative and experimental film, installation, sculpture and comix, and has shown her work at the Brooklyn Museum of Art, Japanese American National Musuem, and the National Museum of Women in the Arts. Her stop-motion animation Our Cosmos Our Chaos tours North America and South Korea as part of Still Present Pasts, a multi-disciplinary exhibition on the legacy of the Korean War. Cho's work has also screened in film festivals worldwide such as the London Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, Expresión en Corto International Film Festival in San Miguel, and The Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival.

Cho received her MFA in Studio Art from UC Irvine and BFA in Art from Pennsylvania State University, was honored as one of Out Magazine's Out100 for her remarkable contributions to LGBTQ culture, and has received awards from the Leeway Foundation, Creative Capital, The Third Wave Foundation, and the California Community Foundation. Cho was also honored as the Robert Motherwell endowed visual art residency fellow at the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, Massachusetts.

Cho has taught visual art and media studies at Scripps College, and is currently Visiting Assistant Professor of Film and Media Studies at Swarthmore College and Bryn Mawr College.